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.
||London (LHR) via BOM
|Source: anna.aero’s New Route Database. OAG Schedules Analyser for w/c 22 December 2015. WF = Weekly frequencies