Saturday, October 21, 2006

Delta-Kingfisher deal: Catch Mumbai-NY flight!

New York: India's Kingfisher Airlines will carry within the country passengers of Delta Airlines of the United States, which is starting a direct non-stop flight between John F Kennedy Airport in New York to Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai.
The Delta begins its non-stop flight on November 1 and the journey is expected to take 14 hours.
Regional Director (North America) of Kingfisher Airlines, Sudhan Thomas said a major feature of the arrangement between the two airlines is that Kingfisher's flights to Delhi, Chennai, Ahmedabad and Bangalore from Mumbai will start within two hours of the Delta flight arriving in the city. Thomas said that passengers travelling to India from the US would be able to buy tickets to Indian cities along with Delta airlines tickets.
20/10/06 PTI/Financial Express