Here are my first impressions on the Mumbai to Hong Kong Cathay Pacific Business Class Service, which is currently being operated by a Boeing 77W aircraft. Good Product, Mediocre Service.
Lufthansa is taking time off for the holidays, by reducing flights from most Indian stations to Germany in the period of December 25 to January 1. Air France is scaling down operations for the holidays as well.
For the next couple of months, make sure to carry your ICICI Jet Airways Visa/Amex credit card along. Get double JPMiles on all domestic spends through January 31, 2019.
PrivatAir had filed for insolvency yesterday. With this new development, Lufthansa has temporarily closed bookings for Pune to Frankfurt route which PrivatAir was supposed to operate from February 4, 2019.
Blade is the largest helicopter service provider for civilians in the USA. They recently announced the start of their Indian venture to be headed by former AirAsia India CEO Amar Abrol. Blade will begin operations in March 2019.
The Bikini Airline promised to land in Delhi in July 2018 and is still not there. What happened? Why the Wait for Vietjet continues?
Jet Airways will close down another 7 domestic stations, come February 2019, including many of their newly launched routes from March 2018. This means Jet Airways is down to 37 domestic destinations and 19 international destinations. They have drastically reduced their presence in North-East.
Jet Airways has announced a global sale where you can get a deep discount on your domestic and international flights with Jet Airways and on KLM/Air France routes as well. Here is a lowdown of the sale! Book up for 2019 now!
Singapore Airlines will be taking over Scoot A320 service on Bengaluru to Singapore route and will operate a regional A350 on this route. This will be the first regional A350 service to India.
United Airlines is the last of the big three legacy Amercian carriers to introduce Premium Economy. Premium Economy is now bookable for flights from March 30, 2019.
Qatar Airways CEO Al Baker in a recent interview pointed out that a codeshare agreement with IndiGo and GoAir is in the making. It will be the first time Indian LCCs will be signing a codeshare agreement.