GoAir, Indigo to start new flights from city

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 28 Nov 2017 10:17:30


 

Business Bureau,

THE air travellers of Nagpur have a reason to smile as GoAir and Indigo will be starting new flights from Nagpur. This will help air travellers to connect to more destinations within the country. GoAir will be starting Nagpur to Bengaluru flight on a daily basis with limited seats from December 8. Flight bookings have already started and inaugural discount offers were also launched for the same. Furthermore, looking at the surge in demand during the marriage, Christmas and New Year festive season, GoAir will also be starting additional flights from Nagpur to Mumbai for just two months from December 1, 2017 to January 31, 2018.


Similarly, Indigo will also be launching new flight connecting Nagpur to Hyderabad from December 21. For more details regarding air fares and timings people may contact travel agents or log on to their websites.


“Looking at the increasing number of people preferring to travel by air, GoAir and Indigo will be starting new flights from Nagpur. These new flights were necessary to ease the rise in demand of air passengers from the city. Now air travellers will get more connectivity from Nagpur to various destinations in the country. It will certainly boost the air passenger traffic from the city,” said Jatinder Nakade of Travel Links and Chairman of Travel Agents Association of India (TAAI) affiliated to International Air Transport Association (IATA) while speaking to The Hitavada.


He said that GoAir and Indigo have added new fleet of airplanes due to which they were looking to expand their operations network by starting new flights within the country.
“If there is a good response from the air travellers for the new flights, other airlines may also consider launching more flights from the city,” he pointed out.


One of the main reasons for the surge in demand for air tickets was due to heavy discount offers the airlines were launching from time to time to woo more customers. Starting new flights is good for the growth of the city as it becomes more convenient to travel to and from the city to other parts of the country, he noted.


“Nagpur has become a big aviation hub for domestic and international airlines. Qatar Airlines and Air Arabia also offer good international connectivity from Doha and Sharjah,” he added.