Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Surat-Sharjah flight to take off from February 16

Surat:Air India Express officially announced on Tuesday the maiden launch of its international service Sharjah-Surat-Sharjah from February 16.

Addressing media persons in Dubai, Air India Express chief executive officer, K Shyamsundar stated that Surat-Sharjah will be the 47th non-stop direct connection of the airline between destinations in India and the Gulf. The service will start with two flights in a week and will be upgraded to four flights a week in the summer schedule.

The flight IX-172 will depart from Sharjah at 7.35pm to arrive in Surat at 11:45pm on Mondays and Saturdays. Flight IX-171 from Surat to Sharjah will depart from Surat at 12:30am with arrival in Sharjah at 2.15am on Tuesdays and Sundays. Sharjah-Surat service will be on Mondays, Wednedays, Thursdays and Saturdays starting from Summer schedule after March 31 and that in return direction it will be on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays.
23/01/19 Times of India