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Malindo Air makes Mumbai its third Indian destination

Malindo Air makes Mumbai its third Indian destination

Malindo Air now connects Kuala Lumpur with Mumbai, competing directly with Malaysia Airlines.

IndiGo passes 70 million passengers; India's #1 domestic airline still growing at 20% per annum with over 70 A320s

IndiGo passes 70 million passengers; India’s #1 domestic airline still growing at 20% per annum with over 70 A320s

IndiGo went from first flight to India’s biggest domestic airline in just under six years. We take a closer look at the airline’s rate of development, load factors and which are its leading airports. Only two other carriers (AirAsia and Lion Air) have more aircraft waiting to be delivered from Airbus than IndiGo.

Jet Airways loses (another) CEO, cosies up to Etihad with new Abu Dhabi link, announces Paris route

Jet Airways loses (another) CEO, cosies up to Etihad with new Abu Dhabi link, announces Paris route

The rapid turnover of CEOs at India’s Jet Airways may be cause for concern, but its new relationship with Etihad Airways is already bearing fruit. We analyse the airline’s position in the Indian domestic market across the top 12 airports, which routes it has terminated, and how strong its international presence is.


Wizz Air set to introduce passage to India

Wizz Air set to introduce passage to India

Leak of the Week: Wizz Air will touch down in Dubai later this month when its services from Budapest, Bucharest, Kiev Zhulyany and Sofia begin, but its progress ever eastwards will not end there — as India is mooted to be next.

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.

IndiGo launches new routes from Chennai and Mumbai

IndiGo launches new routes from Chennai and Mumbai

IndiGo inaugurates four-weekly flights from Chennai Airport to Kochi Airport; adds daily services from Mumbai Airport to Jammu Airport.


Birmingham, Melbourne and Milan on the cards for Air India – as we predicted!

Birmingham, Melbourne and Milan on the cards for Air India – as we predicted!

Three down and one to go. Air India’s Chairman and MD, Rohit Nandan, has confirmed this week the airline’s plans to fly later this year to new points in  Australia, Italy and the UK…its US routes are still to be confirmed.

Thai Smile inaugurates flights from Phuket to Kuala Lumpur, Delhi and Mumbai

Thai Smile inaugurates flights from Phuket to Kuala Lumpur, Delhi and Mumbai

Thai Smile launches services from Phuket to Kuala Lumpur, Delhi and Mumbai.

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.


Sharjah Airport set to break 7 million passengers in 2012

Sharjah Airport set to break 7 million passengers in 2012

Based low-cost airline Air Arabia provides 80% of Sharjah Airport’s capacity, including the recently launched Sialkot service. Flights to India command 30% of weekly capacity from the UAE’s third largest city.

Riyadh: International traffic more than doubles in a decade; new services from Shaheen Air and SpiceJet

Riyadh: International traffic more than doubles in a decade; new services from Shaheen Air and SpiceJet

Two new airlines – Shaheen Air and SpiceJet – were already welcomed to Riyadh Airport in 2013, adding four new routes to the airport’s offering. But with international traffic more than doubling up in size since 2002, the airport is now entering yet another decade of growth. New destinations for 2013 include Rome with Alitalia.

Maldivian launches new routes to India and Bangladesh with A320 aircraft

Maldivian launches new routes to India and Bangladesh with A320 aircraft

Maldivian now flies its new Airbus aircraft to Mumbai, Chennai and Dhaka from its Male base in the Maldives.