Thursday, September 12, 2019

Which is India’s largest international airline — IndiGo or Air India?

CAPA, the airline consulting firm, set the cat among pigeons last week when it said IndiGo overtook Air India by the number of seats deployed on international departures. IndiGo did not show any elation with the finding — it chose to ignore actually — but Air India made no bones about its unhappiness with the information. Nonetheless, the CAPA finding triggered a raging debate on social media about airline capacity. Is it a measure of seats or a measure of ASKs (Available Seat Kilometers)?
As the dust settles down, Ameya Joshi looks at the finer details >>

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