Flydubai Plans Second Indian Route

Middle Eastern low cost carrier Flydubai has unveiled plans to launch its second route to India from 11 June 2011. Following the successful commencement of operations between Dubai and Lucknow last year, the airline will fly 3 times weekly flights between the emirate and Hyderabad, providing a low cost connection to and from South India.   … Continue reading

Flydubai Begins Flights To Afghanistan

Flydubai, the low cost carrier based in the emirate of Dubai, has begun flights to the capital city of Afghanistan, Kabul. The UAE Ambassador to Afghanistan, His Excellency Yousuf Khamis Saeed Subaa Al Ali, and the company’s Chief Operating Officer Ken Gile onboard the inaugural flight, FZ 301, which was operated by the airline’s newest Boeing 737-800 … 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

Jet Airways Launches New Flights From Mumbai

India’s Jet Airways has launched new domestic and international services from Mumbai to Lucknow and Kuwait. Flight 9W 665 departed Mumbai at 1113 hrs and landed ahead of schedule in Lucknow at 1221 hrs while the inaugural flight to Kuwait, 9W 572, departed Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport at 1854 hrs and is scheduled to arrive in Kuwait … Continue reading