AirAsia India, the pioneer in the low-cost carrier segment, is on its way to script its next chapter! The airline today announced its fleet & route expansions plan in its hub, Bengaluru.
AirAsia India’s 7th A320, 180 seater one class aircraft will be operational from the 22nd of September 2016. As a part of its continued expansion, AirAsia India will connect Hyderabad, the city of Nawabs and Nizams, with Bengaluru and Goa on a daily basis. Keeping in mind the Government of India’s vision of improving regional connectivity and increasing the airlines footprint in the North East region, AirAsia India will also connect Bengaluru to Guwahati with a daily service.
Bookings for all the new sectors are open for sale as of 2pm, Wednesday, 17th Aug 2016. Guests can book their flights on www.airasia.com and avail fares from as low as INR 1499, INR 2499 & INR 5499 for flights from BLR – HYD, HYD – GOI & BLR – GAU.
Announcing the expansion plans, Amar Abrol, CEO, AirAsia India, said, “The AirAsia family is immensely happy to announce the addition of another A320 to our existing fleet. That makes it a total of 7 aircraft for our domestic operations and also marks the start of AirAsia’s growth phase in India. Our loads and on time performance over the last quarter has been extremely promising and we continue to witness a growing demand for air travel. AirAsia as a group strongly believes in enhancing connectivity and making air travel affordable to one & all. We’re thrilled to be connecting Hyderabad, yet another beautiful city & supportive airport. The North East region is another important segment that AirAsia India is committed to. We look forward to continued support from the local State Governments, Central Government and our valued guests in taking AirAsia to greater heights in India.”
AirAsia India started its operations on 12th June 2014, and is now in the process of scaling up its operations to spread its wings across the Indian skies. Effective 22nd September 2016, AirAsia India will operate daily flights to the new routes mentioned below.
|FLT NO||DEP||ARR||STD||STA||Day of Ops|
|I5 1982||BLR||710||GAU||1015||134567||All days exceptTuesday|
|Day of Ops – 1 indicates Monday, 2 indicates Tuesday, 3 indicates Wednesday and so on…|
With the addition of 1 more new sector, AirAsia India will fly to 11 destinations with its hubs in Bengaluru & New Delhi covering Chandigarh, Jaipur, Guwahati, Imphal, Goa, Pune, Vizag, Kochi & Hyderabad in its network of destinations.