Thursday, March 02, 2017

IndiGo touches down at Madurai

Madurai: On the day of setting its foot in Madurai with two new flight services, IndiGo, a low-cost airliner, on Wednesday announced introduction of its third flight from Madurai to Hyderabad on March 26.

Its inaugural flight that landed here from Delhi after a stopover at Chennai was given a water cannon salute by the Airport fire-tenders.

“Madurai is our 37th domestic destination,” said its Director of Corporate Communications Ajay S. Jasra.

Besides, a New Delhi-Madurai-New Delhi (with touchdown in Chennai on both directions), the airliner has also simultaneously launched a Chennai-Madurai-Chennai daily service on Wednesday.

“Our third service – Hyderabad-Madurai daily flights – will commence on March 26. We have plans to operate our international flight to the Gulf from here within a couple of months,” he added.
02/03/17 The Hindu