Saturday, September 16, 2017

Air India launches first direct flight to Denmark

New Delhi: Air India on Saturday launched the first non-stop flight service between India and Denmark.

The national carrier will fly non-stop from Delhi to Denmark's capital Copenhagen — its 44th international destination.

Copenhagen will be the 10th European destination where Air India will operate non-stop flight service.

The airline will operate thrice-a-week flight service on Boeing B-787 Dreamliner and is offering return fares starting from ₹42,000 to mark its inauguration.

It will offer 18 business and 238 economy class seats on Delhi-Copenhagen sector.

“This is connecting Mermaid to the Maharaja. The cargo booking till now looks promising and it will particularly help in transporting flowers between the two countries,” Air India Chairman and Managing Director Rajiv Bansal said at the launch event.
16/09/17 The Hindu