Articles Tagged ‘CCU’
AirAsia India connects Delhi and Kolkata to Ranchi with twice-daily flights.
Vistara connects Delhi with Leh. Competes with three other carriers.
SpiceJet becomes sixth carrier to link the cities in India and Bangladesh.
China dominates Asian growth in Q2; fastest-growing major country market but Jakarta fends off Kunming for fastest-growing airport
With Routes Asia taking place next week and the start of the summer season less than two weeks away, we decided to take a look at Asian developments in 2017 Q2 compared with 2016 Q2. We look at the top country markets for growth, biggest airlines and fastest-growing airports.
India now #5 country for air travel; passes Germany for airport traffic with over 250m passengers in 2016; IndiGo’s 40% domestic share
India’s airports welcomed over 40 million extra passengers in 2016, representing growth of 20% compared with 2015. We look at the leading airports, compare international and domestic growth and reveal the market shares of the leading domestic airlines.
Myanmar Airways International begins twice-weekly service from Yangon to Kolkata.
SpiceJet set to handle 14 million passengers in 2016 but still only serves six international destinations; first of 42 737 MAX 8s coming in 2017
India’s fourth biggest domestic airline has a mixed fleet of 737s and Q400s. We track the airline’s domestic share going back to 2009 and reveal the airline’s top 15 airports and number of routes served.
Air India Express connects Kolkata with Dhaka and Singapore.
SpiceJet makes Visakhapatnam destination #14 from Kolkata, its fourth route launch from the latter airport since October – competes with IndiGo.
Vistara starts new routes involving Bengaluru, Guwahati and Kolkata airports.
Not only has this airport never entered the Arch of Triumph weekly battle in nearly four years of competition, but it also secured a victory at the first attempt. Suuri tavaraa!! Fingers crossed that Google translate is working properly and we haven’t just insulted the entire Finnish nation!
SpiceJet launches first flights to Aizawl, Gorakhpur and Silchar. Now serves 38 airports in India.