Articles Tagged ‘VNS’
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.
Air India Express connects Chandigarh, Tiruchirappalli and Varanasi with Sharjah.
Vistara reaches one million passengers just before first birthday; serves 12 destinations with fleet of nine 148-seat A320s
India’s Vistara launched back in January 2015 and now commands just under 2% of the Indian domestic market. We look at the airline’s passenger and load factor development in 2015, its route network and its first dropped route.
Litres of hard work and gallons of perspiration goes into a route launch – especially the Fire Truck Water Arch – which sees an unprecedented union between an airport’s operations and marketing departments. Make sure all of your airport’s endeavours are crowned with an Arch of Triumph certificate – get voting now!!
Vistara becomes sixth carrier to connect Delhi and Varanasi with daily flights.
SpiceJet inaugurates services from Varanasi to Sharjah; adds flights from Delhi to Lucknow.
Mihin Lanka launches flights from Sri Lankan Colombo to Delhi, Varanasi and Gaya.
Buddha Air of Nepal now flies to Varanasi in India from its base in Kathmandu.
Air India now flies from Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport to Gaya and Varanasi.
Download the spreadsheet with this week’s 250 new routes and see our fantastic photo coverage of launch celebrations all across the world. Ribbons have been cut in masses, lakes have been emptied for fire brigades to salute the arriving aircraft and the world’s master bakers have worked day and night to bake an amazing selection […]
A quiet time for new route launches as for western carriers the summer peak is well under way. But we still have new routes involving airports in Australia, Belarus, China, Colombia, Congo, El Salvador, India, Iran, Malaysia, Nigeria, Sri Lanka, Sweden and Thailand.
We found 15 airlines who this week took the plunge and started (or in some cases re-started) new routes. These include new domestic services in Australia, Russia and the USA plus international routes involving Brazil, Croatia, Germany, India, Italy, Malaysia, Morocco, Netherlands, Panama, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Ukraine, USA and Venezuela.