Thursday, May 24, 2018

Jet Airways to set up office at Ozar airport

Nashik: Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) has allotted space at its swanky airport in Ozar to the private airline operator Jet Airways to set up its office.
The airline is also in the process of finalising the staff and appointing a station manager.
The airline would kick off its Delhi-Nashik flights from June 15. The flight will operate thrice a week.
HAL sources said it has allotted space to Jet Airways to set up office space at Ozar airport, 20 kms from the city.
Jet Airways officials said that as HAL has allotted space at Ozar airport, the airline is in the process of establishing its new office.
“The airline is also in the process of finalising the staff for operations at the airport to man that office,” added the official.
Jet Airways will appoint a station manager at the airport from the first week of June.
In January, the union ministry of civil aviation announced the second phase of Udan, in which five airline operators, including Jet Airways won the bids for connecting to total seven cities- Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Delhi, Goa, Bhopal and Hindan.
Jet Airways has already announced to launch of its Delhi-Nashik return flights from June 15. It has started bookings for the flights from May 14. The airline will deploy 168-seater aircraft Boeing 737-800 for the services from Nashik airport.
24/05/18 Tushar Pawar/Times of India