Vistara Takes To The Skies

Vistara, the joint venture airline by Tata Sons and Singapore Airlines, took to the skies for the first time today.   The inaugural service of India’s third full-service carrier, flight UK 890 from Delhi to Mumbai, was given a grand send off from Indira Gandhi International Airport. The country’s Minister of Tourism, Culture & Civil … Continue reading

Vistara Unveiled, To Take Off In October 2014

Tata Sons Limited and Singapore Airlines today announced that their new joint venture airline in India will be named Vistara, with first flights to begin in October 2014. Headquartered in Delhi, the airline will operate the Airbus A320 jet, with plans for a 20-aircraft fleet by the fifth year of operation.   The name is … Continue reading

Now Open: JW Marriott Hotel Bengaluru

Marriott International has announced the launch of its first hotel in Bengaluru. Located in the city’s business district next to UB City and overlooking Cubbon Park, the new JW Marriott Hotel Bengaluru is a quick 60-minute drive from Bengaluru International Airport.   Reflecting the sophistication and elegance of the JW Marriott brand, the hotel features … Continue reading

Sheraton Debuts In India’s City Of Lakes

Starwood Hotels & Resorts has rebranded Udaipur’s Rockwood Palace Resort & Spa as the new Sheraton Udaipur Palace Resort & Spa, marking the debut of the brand in India’s city of lakes and its continued expansion across the country. Located on the banks of the picturesque Fateh Sagar Lake, the 240-room resort is close to many cultural, … Continue reading

Kingfisher Airlines To Join Oneworld

India’s Kingfisher Airlines has signed a memorandum of understanding to become a full member of the Oneworld airline alliance. Subject to regulatory approval, the airline is expected to complete the procedures to become a part of Oneworld by 2011.   The addition of Kingfisher will link the airline’s extensive domestic network in India to Oneworld’s global network of … Continue reading