Tuesday, March 21, 2017

AirAsia India announces two new routes

New Delhi: Budget carrier AirAsia India today announced the induction of the ninth Airbus A320 aircraft in its fleet, besides commencement of flight services to two new destinations, including Kolkata, from next month.

As part of its expansion plans, the company will commence daily flight services between Kolkata and Ranchi, besides connecting Ranchi with the national capital from April 15, the airline said in a release.

According to AirAsia, Kolkata will serve as its third hub after Bengaluru and New Delhi.

At present, the budget carrier flies from 13 domestic airports.
“The launch of two new destinations, Kolkata and Ranchi, with Kolkata as AirAsia India’s third hub and induction of the ninth Airbus A320 aircraft, in the beginning of this year comes as testimony to the airline’s continued momentum and commitment to Indian aviation,” AirAsia Chief Executive Officer Amar Abrol said in the release.
21/03/17 Business Line