Jet Airways announces three-day sale for Rs 700

Jet Airways, India’s premier international airline, today, announced competitive and attractively priced celebratory fares for travel in the coming New Year. These special economy class fares are on sale effective September 29, 2014 to October 01, 2014, and valid for travel anytime between January 16, 2015 and August 25, 2015, onboard the airline’s domestic flights […]

After SpiceJet, Jet Airways announces 500-rupee fares

A day after SpiceJet announced Rs 499 scheme, competitor Jet Airways followed suit for Economy class passengers on its domestic network. “Guests will be able to enjoy substantial discounts across all destinations on the airlines’ domestic network. The all inclusive fares start from INR 500,” the company said. It may be noted that customers have […]

Air India accuses media of trying to demoralize its staff

In an unusually strong statement, India’s state airline Air India, which has been trying to make a comeback after mounting losses, accused a section of the media of spreading negative and baseless news against it to prevent its re-emergence. During Air India’s times of trouble, the Indian domestic aviation market has been captured by private […]

Jet Airways extends discounted fare period

Jet Airways, India’s premier international airline, today, said it was extending its special fares for its economy guests travelling within India. The scheme, which was announced a few says ago, enables travelers to get a discount of 40% on the base fare and fuel surcharge. The earlier scheme was applicable to international flights also, but […]

SpiceJet offers Mumbai-Dubai flights at 5.5k

SpiceJet today announced that it is resuming its services on Dubai-Mumbai and Dubai-Madurai routes with effect from July 21, 2014. SpiceJet launched service on these two sectors earlier in June 2012 and November 2013 respectively, but had to temporarily suspend these flights in May this year due to runway work at Dubai airport, during which […]

SpiceJet announces major network expansion

SpiceJet today announced the launch of several new flights on its four existing routes with effect from June 15, 2014. The airline is adding capacity on Bangalore-Mangalore, Chennai-Madurai, Bangalore-Hyderabad and Delhi-Lucknow sectors. All these new flights will be served with 189-seater Boeing 737 aircrafts. SpiceJet is introducing a daily new flight on Bangalore-Mangalore route. The […]

Air Asia offers India-Australia flight at Rs 13,222; 3,999 for KL

Air Asia will offer prices as low as 3,999 for some of its international flights when it starts flying from India on June 12, according to its website. According to the website, flights will start from South Indian cities such as Bangalore, Chennai, Kochi and Trichy. The lowest fares are for flights to Kuala Lumpur […]

Etihad increases baggage allowance for Indian students

Etihad Airways has increased the baggage allowance for Indian students travelling abroad. The benefit will be available for Indian students travelling to the US and the UK between 1 June and 30 September 2014 from Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Bangalore and Kochi. Etihad Airways flies to Washington, New York, Chicago, London, Frankfurt, Paris, Moscow and other […]