Articles Tagged ‘CCU’

SpiceJet returns to Bangkok with new Kolkata service

SpiceJet returns to Bangkok with new Kolkata service

SpiceJet introduces first international service from Kolkata operating daily with 737-800s.

Indian airports serve 169 million passengers in last year; passenger numbers up 6% as AirAsia India prepares to launch

Indian airports serve 169 million passengers in last year; passenger numbers up 6% as AirAsia India prepares to launch

India’s air travel market faces economic and currency-related issues, but still grew by 6% during the last year. We look at which airports are growing fastest, what the trends in international and domestic growth are, and reveal which carriers are growing fastest in serving the Indian international market.

IndiGo adds another Indian domestic route

IndiGo adds another Indian domestic route

IndiGo becomes only carrier to connect Kolkata and Pune, with daily A320 flights.


Regent Airways launches Dhaka-Kolkata service

Regent Airways launches Dhaka-Kolkata service

Regent Airways makes Kolkata third international destination after Kuala Lumpur and Bangkok.

Tashi Air of Bhutan starts flights to Bangkok

Tashi Air of Bhutan starts flights to Bangkok

Tashi Air resumes operations with first international flights to Bangkok via Kolkata.

India's international traffic growing steadily; IndiGo now has 30% of stable domestic market

India’s international traffic growing steadily; IndiGo now has 30% of stable domestic market

Despite being a fast-growing emerging economy, India’s air travel market declined during the last 12 months. We reveal how differently the domestic and international markets are performing, and which airports have performed best. Plus we show how each carrier’s share of the domestic market has changed in recent months.


Kolkata Airport: New terminal opens this week; Domestic capacity shrinks

Kolkata Airport: New terminal opens this week; Domestic capacity shrinks

India’s fifth busiest facility, Kolkata Airport has grown at an average rate of 12% since 2006, powered largely by the growth of the domestic segment. But with international capacity up 45% this April, it is rapidly becoming the next driver of growth.

Dragonair launches second route from Hong Kong to the Indian subcontinent

Dragonair launches second route from Hong Kong to the Indian subcontinent

Dragonair commences four-weekly flights on the route from its Hong Kong base to Kolkata.

IndiGo adds three new domestic routes

IndiGo adds three new domestic routes

IndiGo adds new routes from Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Kolkata and Vishakhapatnam.


IndiGo launches new domestic routes as it takes delivery of 50th A320

IndiGo launches new domestic routes as it takes delivery of 50th A320

IndiGo now flies from Bombay to Coimbatore and Bhubaneswar, and from Calcutta to Bhubaneswar.

GoAir launches three new Indian domestic routes

GoAir launches three new Indian domestic routes

GoAir, the Indian low-cost airline, launched three new domestic routes from Delhi and Calcutta.

Hainan Airlines launches new route to Kolkata in India

Hainan Airlines launches new route to Kolkata in India

Hainan Airlines now flies from Shenzhen in China to Calcutta in India.