Articles Tagged ‘BOM’

Bangalore Airport up 16 million seats since 2015 as second runway opens

Bangalore Airport up 16 million seats since 2015 as second runway opens

We explore the drivers of Bangalore Airport’s growth as it continues to beat India’s average, with Munich, Seattle, and Tokyo coming this year.

India passed 250 million seats in 2019; LCCs now 80% domestically

India passed 250 million seats in 2019; LCCs now 80% domestically

IndiGo has a 47% domestic share, 3x more than #2, SpiceJet. Air India is now #1 internationally from Jet Airways’ end – but IndiGo’s close behind.

New airline routes launched (22 – 28 November)

New airline routes launched (22 – 28 November)

Amongst this week’s new airline routes launched, Vistara adds Mumbai to Colombo flights and Salamair connects Bahrain, Colombo and Dammam with Muscat…


Vistara adds Mumbai to Colombo flights; total capacity up 78% in W19

Vistara adds Mumbai to Colombo flights; total capacity up 78% in W19

Vistara launches six times weekly services between Mumbai and Colombo on 25 November; we see how the India – Sri Lanka market has evolved.

Virgin Atlantic launches daily Mumbai service

Virgin Atlantic launches daily Mumbai service

Virgin Atlantic commenced a daily service from London Heathrow and Mumbai. We take a look at capacity development since the end of Jet Airways.

IndiGo connects Riyadh from Mumbai and Delhi

IndiGo connects Riyadh from Mumbai and Delhi

IndiGo launches daily flights to the Saudi capital on 12 and 13 October.


Vistara ventures into Dubai

Vistara ventures into Dubai

Vistara launches daily flights between Mumbai and Dubai.

SpiceJet adds some heat to Mumbai-Riyadh route

SpiceJet adds some heat to Mumbai-Riyadh route

SpiceJet becomes the first LCC to fly between Mumbai and Riyadh.

New airline routes launched (06 August - 12 August 2019)

New airline routes launched (06 August – 12 August 2019)

A total of six routes were launched by six airlines this week, including Vistara’s new service between Mumbai and Singapore Changi. The Indian airline will compete head-to-head with FSCs Singapore Airlines and Air India, which already serve this route.


Vistara launches services to Singapore Changi from Mumbai

Vistara launches services to Singapore Changi from Mumbai

Vistara has launched direct services between Mumbai and Singapore Changi.

Go Air arrives in Abu Dhabi and Muscat from Mumbai

Go Air arrives in Abu Dhabi and Muscat from Mumbai

Go Air connects Mumbai daily from the Emirati and Omani capitals.

New airline routes launched (04 June – 10 June 2019)

New airline routes launched (04 June – 10 June 2019)

In this week’s edition, a total of 29 new routes were launched by some 21 airlines, including KLM’s new nonstop service between Amsterdam and Las Vegas- the first direct connection between Holland and the US state of Nevada.