Tuesday, October 17, 2017

IndiGo To Operate Flights From Tirupati, Rajahmundry; Fares Start From Rs.999

IndiGo has forayed into regional markets with a new fleet of ATR aircraft, the company said. ATR is an aircraft manufacturer, which is primarily into building regional aircraft. Announcing addition of ATR aircraft to its fleet, IndiGo said that it will operate 24 non-stop daily flights. The airline said it will begin ATR operations with flights between cities on its existing network of Hyderabad, Chennai, Bengaluru, Mangalore, Madurai and Nagpur and two new Tier-II cities of Tirupati and Rajahmundry. While the introductory fares start from Rs. 999 on the new flights, the first ATR flight will commence from Hyderabad on December 21, 2017, IndiGo said in a press release. "With the introduction of these flights, IndiGo has taken another step towards providing on-time and hassle-free travel experience to the passengers of Tier-II & Tier-III cities as well," said IndiGo, India's largest airline with a market share of 38 per cent as of August 2017. IndiGo said it will deploy its ATR fleet of ATR 72-600 aircraft in a phased manner.
17/10/17 NDTV