Friday, July 09, 2021

SpiceJet set to launch three more flights from Patna as curbs ease

Patna: With the civil aviation ministry increasing the cap on operation of domestic flights from 50% to 65%, the number of aircraft operating from Jayaprakash Narayan International Airport here would increase from mid-July.

Low-cost carrier SpiceJet announced on Thursday that it will launch three new direct flights from Patna to Surat, Kolkata and Bengaluru. An airline executive said the first direct flight to Surat from Patna will operate thrice a week – Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays – from July 16.

The flight (SG-343/ 344) will depart from Patna at 9.25am and land in Surat at 11.40am. It will take off from Surat at 12.40pm and land in Patna at 3.10pm. The airline has also enhanced its operations with additional frequencies on Kolkata and Bengaluru routes. Kolkata-Patna-Kolkata flight will reach here at 8.50am and depart at 3.40pm from July 16.

09/07/21 Faryal Rumi/Times of India

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