Aviation

MH credits tie-ups for India growth

With its growing middle class and increased investment in the aviation industry, India remains an important market for Malaysia Airlines, claims Dersenish Aresandiran, the Chief Commercial Officer of the airline. In calibrated response to the evolving dynamics of the Indian market, the airline focuses on the expansion of its network. …

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Charter biz offers high profits

Private charters may sound like an expensive option, but it is not an unprofitable one. In fact, offering private charters to travellers is a more bankable option for tour operators and travel agents. Here’s a quick guide on how to make this a profitable choice. In a country like India, …

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Charters see post-pandemic boom

The charter or private aircraft market has seen a huge uplift in demand from not only those who always preferred it over commercial flying, but also those who got a taste of flying private during COVID for various reasons. Today, this industry is growing and is set to reach new …

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Air Mauritius plans South India foray

Air Mauritius has already expanded its operations to Delhi after Mumbai, and with the demand growing for the island nation, the airline plans to increase frequency from Delhi. As part of their strategic vision, they also plan to expand network to the southern regions of India by introducing direct non-stop …

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Fly Cairo-Delhi direct on EgyptAir

Egyptair, the national carrier of Egypt, has launched four weekly direct flights connecting Delhi to Cairo. Mohamed Moussa, Chairman & CEO, EgyptAir, claims that these flights will facilitate connectivity between Egypt and India, and many other countries in Africa, America, and even Europe. Sara Haque Egyptair, the national carrier of …

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Exponential growth on cards: MoCA

Keeping in view the increasing craze among travellers for Tbilisi, Baku, Almaty, and Tashkent in Central Asia, the Ministry of Civil Aviation plans to connect the offbeat destinations. Starting this month, all these places will be connected from India, says Rajiv Bansal, Secretary, Ministry of Civil Aviation. Ritika Arora Bhola …

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Port Blair airport to handle 5mn pax

Recently, PM Narendra Modi virtually inaugurated the new Integrated Terminal Building of Veer Savarkar International Airport, Port Blair. The news has given a new lease of life to the destination, believes the travel industry, which is optimistic about getting more tourists in the coming months, owing to increased connectivity. Suhani …

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New airline on the block

Jettwings Airways has received NOC and is all set to roar in the sky. With its base Guwahati, the airline will start its operations from October and initially operate within the Northeast region. Suhani Sood With Northeast seeing advancements in aviation infrastructure, the region has got a new airline – …

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Airlines’ profit to be $9.8bn in 2023

Willie Walsh, Director General, IATA, addressing the 79th annual general meeting (AGM) of the association in Istanbul, said that despite the financial, supply chain and safety challenges, the outlook for global aviation industry looks positive and airlines will share $9.8 billion profit in 2023. Suhani Sood The 79th Annual General …

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