Aviation

‘We want more Indians to visit Da Nang’

Prabodh Tipnis, Group MD, Global Aviation Services, which has been appointed as the tourism representative for Da Nang Tourism in India, discusses the destination and its appeal for Indian visitors. He also underlines how its clients are recovering in the aftermath of the pandemic. TT Bureau While the core business …

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Indians most confident to fly again

With 90 per cent of air passengers considering onboard Wi-Fi a necessity, inflight connectivity continues to be a top priority for airlines besides simplifying the signing up process, according to a recent survey, which finds that Indians are the most excited to travel by air again in the APAC region. …

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‘Average air fares have risen’

Malaysia Airlines is on track to return to the pre-pandemic financial performance by Q4 2023, shares Amit Mehta, Country Manager- South Asia, Malaysia Airlines India. He also discusses the airline’s future plans and how he sees the aviation industry evolve, particularly with the acceleration of digitalization by many airlines. TT …

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Big celebration on Hahn Air Day

Hahn Air Day is celebrated every year on September 16, informs Bharat Kapoor, Regional Vice President India, Agency Disribution, Hahn Air Lines, adding that the day was celebrated this year also with aplomb. He shares details of the activities done for the same and plans ahead. TT Bureau September 16 …

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After great start, Akasa plans to expand

After successful completion of two months of its operations, Akasa Air plans to strengthen the domestic connectivity by adding to its network an aircraft every 15 days. To fulfil its goal of developing a strong pan-India presence, the company plans to operate 300 weekly flights by October end. TT Bureau …

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‘We expect 80% load factor for India’

Lau Yin May, Group Chief Marketing & Customer Experience Officer, Malaysia Airlines, believes that if the facility of Visa on Arrival is introduced for Indian nationals, it will help Malaysia Tourism. She discusses the airlines’ expansion plans and new products for passengers. Hazel Jain What kind of potential does India …

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Now, India-Italy non-stop

ITA Airways will launch non-stop services between India and Italy from December 4, 2022. The thrice a weekly flight will be operated with Airbus A330. DEX Group, one of the leading GSA groups in India, has been entrusted with task of establishing a sales and marketing network for the airlines …

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Focus on non-metro cities: Scindia

With passenger capacity projected to be doubled from existing 200 million to 400 million in next seven to 10 years in India, there is huge growth opportunity for airlines, says Jyotiraditya M. Scindia, Union Minister of Civil Aviation and Steel. Government is also doing its bit by putting in place …

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Polishing India connection

Amit Ray, Director India, LOT Polish Airlines, shares how the airline is making its presence felt in the Indian market, ensuring that its time, service and offerings are different from other European carriers, whether it is for direct connections or transit business. Nisha Verma After beginning its India operations in …

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Vietjet woos Indians to Vietnam

Jay L Lingeswara, Commercial Director, Vietjet, reveals their expansion plans and promotional offers to make air travel more convenient and affordable for Indians travelling to Vietnam. TT Bureau Emphasising on the importance of inbound traffic from India to Vietnam, Jay L Lingeswara, Commercial Director, Vietjet, invited Indians to visit their …

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