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Is India's domestic market too competitive to be profitable? Six major routes served by all seven Indian airlines

Is India’s domestic market too competitive to be profitable? Six major routes served by all seven Indian airlines

We all know competition is a good thing, right? But can you have too much of a good thing? Just ask India’s airlines. The world’s fifth busiest domestic market has grown by 18% this year but which six major domestic routes are served by all seven domestic airlines? And which are the biggest routes that […]

IndiGo makes Kathmandu fifth international destination

IndiGo makes Kathmandu fifth international destination

Indian LCC now operates eight international routes. Kathmandu becomes fifth international destination after Bangkok, Dubai, Muscat and Singapore.

GoAir launches three new Indian domestic routes

GoAir launches three new Indian domestic routes

GoAir, the Indian low-cost airline, launched three new domestic routes from Delhi and Calcutta.


Air India launches new route from Delhi to Gaya and Varanasi

Air India launches new route from Delhi to Gaya and Varanasi

Air India now flies from Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport to Gaya and Varanasi.

IndiGo launches new route from Delhi to Singapore

IndiGo launches new route from Delhi to Singapore

IndiGo is now the only low-cost airline serving Singapore Changi Airport from Delhi.

IndiGo launches new route from Delhi to Bangkok in Thailand

IndiGo launches new route from Delhi to Bangkok in Thailand

IndiGo’s second international low-cost route is from Delhi in India to Thailand’s capital Bangkok.


IndiGo launches its first international route – from Delhi to Dubai

IndiGo launches its first international route – from Delhi to Dubai

IndiGo now flies internationally, operating the competitive route between Delhi and Dubai. This makes IndiGo the first low-cost carrier on the route.

New airline routes launched (14 - 20 June 2011)

New airline routes launched (14 – 20 June 2011)

A very busy week with 75 new routes starting in all corners of the world. But which Chinese airline launched its second trans-Pacific route? Which North American airline launched six transatlantic services? And which two airlines relaunched landmark services between Dubrovnik and Belgrade?

New airline routes launched (7 - 13 June 2011)

New airline routes launched (7 – 13 June 2011)

53 new routes saw the light of day in the last week. But which low-cost airline took on three network carriers? And which airline returned to Baghdad after 21 years of absence? We have lots of pictures to go with the analysis and of course the downloadable spreadsheet detailing all the routes.


India’s aviation market (now the size of France) revs up for further growth; first F1 race in Delhi later this year

India’s aviation market (now the size of France) revs up for further growth; first F1 race in Delhi later this year

India’s airports handled over 140 million passengers in the last 12 months, but which are growing fastest? How competitive is the domestic market and what share of international capacity is provided by Indian carriers? And when will India’s airlines finally join global alliances?

New airline routes launched (10 – 16 May 2011)

New airline routes launched (10 – 16 May 2011)

The last week’s 41 new routes range from a US intra-state service of 360 kilometres to a major 13,800-kilometre intercontinental service. But which new low-cost airline launched operations in the last week? And which network carrier added two new transatlantic routes?

New airline routes launched (3-9 May 2011)

New airline routes launched (3-9 May 2011)

Out of this week’s 63 routes, Ryanair stands for 20. But which US low-cost carrier entered a route where it faces five competing airlines that already operate over 30 flights a day? And which European national carrier began serving Turkey? Don’t forget the downloadable spreadsheet in left-hand column on the website, detailing all of this […]