Daily Archives: August 27, 2008

Jet Airways announces international flights from Bangalore

Jet Airways has started advertising its maiden international flights from Bangalore to and from Brussels, expected to commence from October 31, 2008, and November 1, 2008, respectively, subject to Government approvals. The flights will be operated using Jet’s Airbus A330-200 aircraft. Jet Airways has 10 in its fleet of of date. The schedule announced on the company website is : …

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Kingfisher, SIA battle it for Singapore market

Manisha Singhal / Mumbai, Business Standard For decades, more than 70 per cent of the business and first-class passenger market between India and Singapore has been controlled by Singapore International Airlines (SIA). But home grown Vijay Mallya鈥檚 Kingfisher Airlines is all set to challenge that with daily flights to the island city starting September 18 from Mumbai, a move that …

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Call-sign hitch may delay Kingfisher’s global dream

Nirbhay Kumar & Chanchal Pal Chauhan, ET Bureau NEW DELHI: Yet another hitch is cropping up in the way of Kingfisher鈥檚 international dreams. While UB Group chief Vijay Mallya wants to fly on the global routes using Kingfisher鈥檚 call sign, civil aviation ministry officials feel that international operations of the airline can use only the Air Deccan call sign. Mr …

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