15th, Apr 2006
Kingfisher Airlines soars higher- Introduces Kingfisher First       

Business Travellers can now experience First Class Service between Mumbai, Delhi, Goa and Kochi at Business Class Fares

April 15 2006 - The finest way to fly in the Indian skies is now here! Kingfisher Airlines, India`s fastest growing airline, introduces its premium service - Kingfisher First, which will redefine business class flying in India.

On offer are, the plushest Sleeperette seats in the Indian skies with a 48 inch pitch, 125 degree recline, adjustable headrests and fully extendable footrests. In-flight entertainment has been taken to a new level with the latest Audio and Video on Demand system that is available on Kingfisher First. Air Travellers can now watch the biggest show in the Indian skies with the latest Hollywood and Hindi blockbusters, music videos & concerts, engaging video games and lots more. All available on the extra-wide personalized video screens with the comfort of noise-cancelling stereo headphones.

Kingfisher First is the ideal way to fly for the discerning, business class traveler who appreciates the fine things in life. He is demanding and wants to be pampered and at the same time being a trendy socialite is exposed to international cultures, customs and the good life. Last but not the least, this profile of air traveler has exposure to frequent international travel and clearly understands the superiority of a First Class experience over a Business Class experience.

"I`m very proud to introduce Kingfisher Airlines` latest offering, Kingfisher First to the world. I have personally taken care of each and every detail and am very happy that the discerning Indian business travelers will now have an option that they truly deserve. Kingfisher First is truly a first class experience and is all set to redefine business class flying in the country. Our service remains unmatched and now with the launch of Kingfisher First we have raised the bar further. I invite all business travelers to fly Kingfisher First and experience the difference," urged Dr. Vijay Mallya, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Kingfisher Airlines Limited.

In Kingfisher First, each and every service has been designed to perfection. Culinary works of art with the exclusive three course menu complete with a Kingfisher sparkling welcome drink, signature dessert and freshly brewed coffee on board, world-class service experience at the hands of a superbly trained and hand-picked cabin crew. Other services available onboard are an international-class welcome pack, spectacle cleaning services, stain removers, laptop and mobile phone chargers in each seat and lots more.

All in all, an experience that`s bound to leave the discerning business class traveler charmed and wanting to come back for more.

The Kingfisher First experience is currently available between Mumbai, Delhi, Goa and Kochi and will be extended to other cities shortly.

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. The latest 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, representing members from 70 countries 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.

Kingfisher Airlines commenced operations on May 9th, 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. Fly the Good Times with Kingfisher Airlines. For more information on Kingfisher Airlines log on to

For Press Information please contact:

In Delhi
Ritu Bararia
Sr. Manager PR and Corporate Affairs, Kingfisher Airlines Limited
Handphone +91 93508 66639

PR Agency
Prakash Mirpuri
Account Director, iPan
+ 91 98210 91715