Air India adds Ahmedabad service to London

Air India now offers a one-stop same aircraft service from Ahmedabad to London Heathrow via Mumbai using its 787s. The Star Alliance member also operates three daily flights from Delhi to Europe’s busiest airport.

Air India now offers a one-stop same aircraft service from Ahmedabad to London Heathrow via Mumbai using its 787s. The Star Alliance member also operates three daily flights from Delhi to Europe’s busiest airport.

  • Air India on 15 December introduced a new service from Ahmedabad (AMD) to London Heathrow (LHR) via Mumbai (BOM). The 7,651-kilometre route will be flown by the Star Alliance member’s 787-8s which will operate the service on a daily basis. Air India also operates a thrice-daily service from Delhi to London Heathrow. This week has also seen the launch of domestic flights to Durgapur in north-east India from both Delhi (DEL) and Kolkata (CCU). Durgapur is a relatively new airport which was opened earlier this year and is known locally as Kazi Nasrul Islam Airport. Air India is currently the only airline serving the airport.
Launched From To Aircraft (WF) Competition (WF)
15 Dec Ahmedabad (AMD) London (LHR) via BOM B788 (7)
21 Dec Delhi (DEL) Durgapur (RDP) A319 (3)
Kolkata (CCU)
Source: anna.aero’s New Route Database. OAG Schedules Analyser for w/c 22 December 2015. WF = Weekly frequencies

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