20th, Jan 2006
Best New Airline of the Year 2005- Kingfisher Airlines Announces New Routes       

Direct Daily flights between Mumbai and Mangalore

January 20, 2006 - Kingfisher Airlines, India`s fastest growing airline and the first Indian carrier to win the prestigious "New Airline of the Year 2005"award, in the Asia Pacific and Middle East region from Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation (CAPA) today announced, the launch of its new service between Mumbai and Mangalore.

The new route will provide convenient service for business and leisure travelers alike at inaugural true value fare of Rs. 1,999/- onwards for travel between Mumbai and Mangalore. With the launch of this new route, the number of daily flights offered by Kingfisher Airlines has gone up to 58 connecting 14 key Indian cities.

Commenting on the launch of the new route, Dr. Vijay Mallya, Chairman and Managing Director, Kingfisher Airlines, said, "Kingfisher Airlines has recently won the "New Airline of the Year 2005" award, in the Asia Pacific and Middle East region. We have also been selected as the No.3 Most Successful brand of 2005, in the Brand Derby Survey some days back. We are committed to redefining the way Indian air traveler perceives flying. The launch of this new route between Mumbai and Mangalore is part of our plan to expand the network of destinations. With our unique in-flight and on-ground experience, we will revolutionize business and leisure travel on this route".

Flight schedules & fares


SectorFlight No.DepartureArrivalMumbai-MangaloreIT 1411310 hrs1420 hrsMangalore-MumbaiIT 1421510 hrs1630 hrs


SectorLevel 1Level 2Level 3Level 4Level 5Level 6Mumbai-Mangalore1,999*3,1994,1995,1996,1996,599

*Fare valid till Feb 16th, 2006. Revised fare from Feb 16th onwards in Level 1- INR 2,499.

Note: Fares shown are one-way and are given in Indian Rupees. Taxes @ Rs. 221 per ticket are extra.

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About Kingfisher Airlines

Kingfisher Airlines is India`s first and only private airline to receive the prestigious, `New Airline of the Year 2005` award, in Asia Pacific and Middle East, from Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation (CAPA) within six months of operations. Kingfisher Airlines commenced operations on May 9th, with a brand new fleet of aircraft. Kingfisher Airlines offers Full Service at True Value and promises an unparalleled experience to the Indian air traveler. For the first time in Indian skies, Kingfisher Airlines offers world-class in-flight entertainment with personal video screens for every seat. There`s a wide selection of 5 video channels and 10 audio channels available on-board. Also on offer are extra-wide seats and spacious leg room, delicious gourmet meals, international-class cabin crew and a whole host of comforts and delights. Kingfisher Airlines also facilitates doorstep delivery of tickets on guest request. Fly the Good Times with Kingfisher Airlines. For more information on Kingfisher Airlines log on to