Based in New Delhi, Indian Airlines (now merged with Air India) is the state owned domestic airline of India. It started its operation on 1 August 1953 after merging the seven pre-freedom airlines: Deccan Airways, Kalinga Airways, Bharat Airways, Himalayan Aviation, Airways India, Indian National Airways and Air Services of India. Serving all key domestic as well as international destinations, the main motto of the airline is to offer quality, efficient and reliable service. Indian Airlines was re branded as “Indian” on December 7, 2005.
The young fleet of Indian Airlines comprises of 70 aircrafts (3 wide-bodied airbus A300s, 47 fly-by-wire airbus A320s, 3 Airbus A319s, 11 Boeing 737s, 2 Dornier Do-228 aircraft and 4 ATR-42). It has also placed an order for 46 new aircrafts comprising of A319, A320 and A 321s.
Indian Airlines Top Destinations
Indian Operations operates regular flights to 58 destinations, 50 within India and 8 abroad. The airlines flies regularly to all key cities of India that include Delhi, Bangalore, Mumbai, Kolkata, Lucknow, Hyderabad, Pune, Goa, Chennai along with many regional destinations like Ahmedabad, Gorakhpur, Allahabad, Bhubaneshwar, Ranchi and others.
Indian flights also cover close-by international destination such as Dubai and Sharjah in UAE, Kuwait, Muscat, Kabul, Yangon, Kathmandu and Male.
Indian Airlines Top Sectors
Indian Airlines flights operate on almost all popular aviation sectors of the country including New Delhi-Bangalore-New Delhi, Mumbai-Bangalore-Mumbai, New Delhi-Mumbai-New Delhi, Bangalore-New Delhi-Bangalore, Mumbai-Goa-Mumbai, Delhi-Goa-Delhi, Bangalore-Hyderabad-Bangalore and more. Indian Airlines is planning to expand its network within the country and abroad in coming years.
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