Mumbai, June 11, 2011: Kingfisher Airlines, India's only Five star airline rated by Skytrax, today announced the launch of nine new flights on its domestic network. Kingfisher Airlines becomes the only airline in India to offer flight services between Mumbai-Kolhapur, New Delhi-Pantnagar, and Jabalpur- Indore. In addition, Kingfisher Airlines has also introduced direct flights between Mumbai and Thiruvanthapuram. The new flights will offer the Kingfisher Red service, and bookings for all flights are now open. The Kingfisher Red service features Sky Treats — an exclusive gourmet cuisine service at affordable prices, reading material, frequent flier privileges and multiple check-in options.
Commenting on the launch of these new routes, Mr. Manoj Chacko, Executive Vice President, Commercial, Kingfisher Airlines Limited said, "Kingfisher Airlines is always looking for opportunities to improve connectivity. The launch of these nine new flights will further strengthen our presence in the country as the airline with the largest domestic route network."
With the launch of these flights, Kingfisher Airlines aims at enhancing the travel experience for guests can who can now avail of easy onward connectivity to other cities in the Kingfisher Airlines network via Mumbai and New Delhi.
|IT 4113||Mumbai||Kolhapur||10:00am||11:05am||Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun|
|IT 4114||Kolhapur||Mumbai||11:35am||12:45pm||Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun|
|IT 4363||New Delhi||Pantnagar||1:05pm||2:05pm||Tue, Thu, Sat, Sun|
|IT 4364||Pantnagar||New Delhi||2:35pm||3:40pm||Tue, Thu, Sat, Sun|
|IT 3137||Mumbai||Trivandrum||12:15pm||2:15pm||Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun|
|IT 3138||Trivandrum||Mumbai||2:45pm||4:45pm||Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun|
Kingfisher Airlines caters to all segments of air travel ranging from the low fare service - Kingfisher Red, to the premium economy service - Kingfisher Class, to the luxurious Kingfisher First. As India's market leading airline, Kingfisher Airlines offer the maximum number of flights offered by any single airline network in India. Kingfisher Airlines today operates 330 daily flights to 60 cities in India and 8 international destinations with a fleet of 66 aircraft.
About Kingfisher Airlines:
Kingfisher Airlines is India's only Five Star Airline rated by Skytrax and the only one to offer a premium first class service on domestic routes. Besides being the first airline in India to offer in-flight entertainment, Kingfisher offers LIVE TV with 16 channels of live and exciting content. The airline has won an impressive line-up of prestigious international awards from Aviation Experts, Travel and Tourism Writers for innovation and customer responsiveness. In September 2008, Kingfisher Airlines launched international services and currently offers services to London, Hong Kong, Singapore, Dubai, Bangkok, Colombo, Dhaka and Kathmandu. Kingfisher Airlines is a part of the UB Group that is one of India's largest conglomerates with diverse interests and a global presence.
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