Daily Archives: November 24, 2008

Paramount adds Pune as third destination in Western India

Paramount Airways extended its services to Western India, by launching daily flights from Chennai to Pune. Paramount already serves Ahmedabad and Goa from Chennai. Commenting on the Pune launch Mr Thiagarajan, MD, Paramount Airways said, “As part of our expansion strategy we have launched the Chennai – Pune sector today. This we believe will help our foray into the western …

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Why did Jet Airways suddenly withdraw Bangalore Brussels flight ?

Jet Airways Airbus A330-300 VT-JWQ. Image copyright Vedant Agarwal.

I was shocked by Jet Airways’ sudden withdrawal of its recently launched Bangalore Brussels flight. Read related article. It is a well known in the industry, that any international flight route, takes up to three years to stabilise. On the four flights a week, Jet is averaging about 150 passengers on the two weekend flights, and 60~70 passengers on the …

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New Delhi IGI Airport gears up for winter fog

New Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) is gearing up for the oncoming winter season and possible disruption of flights due to fog and low visibility. In consultation with Airlines, and other bodies Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL), the airport operator, has drawn up a strategy to provide additional facilities to passengers during the fog season. These activities include: City …

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