25th, Jan 2007
Kingfisher Airlines inaugurates `State of the Art` City Ticketing Office in Kolkata       

Now guests can book tickets at Kingfisher Airlines` City Ticketing Office located conveniently in the heart of the city of Kolkata

Kolkata, January 25, 2007 - Kingfisher Airlines, India`s fastest growing private carrier, today inaugurated a City Ticketing Office at Kolkata. Kingfisher Airlines guests can now enjoy the convenience of ticketing while ensconced in the lap of luxury. Personalized attention, warm and friendly service and fast responses will form the key features of this new initiative.

Speaking with media persons shortly after the inauguration of the new City Ticketing Office, Mr. Manoj Chako, General Manager Sales, Kingfisher Airlines said, "Ever since its launch, Kingfisher Airlines has redefined the whole experience of flying and has been at the forefront of product and service innovation designed to make flying a delightful experience. The inauguration of a ticketing office in the heart of Kolkata is Kingfisher Airlines` way of making it more convenient for our guests to plan their trips and fly with us."

Since it began operations in May 2005, Kingfisher Airlines has become India`s preferred carrier amongst discerning flyers who look for that extra touch to make their flight enjoyable. Connecting 29 Indian cities, Kingfisher Airlines operates 156 flights a day. Kingfisher Airlines currently operates 9 flights out of Kolkata and connects Kolkata with 8 destinations.

About Kingfisher Airlines

Kingfisher Airlines is India`s first and only private airline to receive the prestigious, `Best New Airline of the Year` award in the Asia-Pacific and Middle East region from Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation (CAPA). Kingfisher Airlines has also been voted as the 3rd Most Successful Brand Launch of the Year 2005, in the annual Brand Derby Survey conducted by India`s leading business daily-Business Standard. In another Survey conducted by and Brand Reporter, Kingfisher was voted as the 7th Buzziest Brand of 2005 amongst 2000 leading national and international brands. More recently, Kingfisher Airlines has bagged the "Service Excellence for a New Airline" award from Skytrax, a UK based specialist global air transport advisor.

Another addition to the list of laurels is the "Best New Domestic Airline for Excellent Services and Cuisine" award from Pacific Area Travel Writers Association (PATWA), the biggest travel writers` organization, across the globe, that conducts independent annual surveys across various industries related with Travel and Tourism in order to select the best in each category. In a survey conducted by IMB for Times of India, 46% of the participants voted Kingfisher Airlines `The Best Airline" and "India`s Favourite Carrier". Lastly Kingfisher Airlines won the "Brand Leadership Award" in the service and hospitality segment against several acclaimed hotels, leading banks and other airlines. Kingfisher Airlines commenced operations on May 9, 2005 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. 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. Kingfisher Airlines has further raised the bar by introducing the Indian business traveler to a premium product- Kingfisher First, the finest experience in the Indian skies. For more information on Kingfisher Airlines log on to Fly the Good Times with Kingfisher Airlines.

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