Domestic Flights Latest News: Even as the international flights remain suspended till year-end, the airline major SpiceJet on Thursday announced that it will launch 30 new domestic services including six new flights from Darbhanga in Bihar. Also Read - Domestic Flight Services Between Sikkim And Delhi Start After 1.5 Years | Details Here
As per updates from the airline, the new flights will start operations in a phased manner from December 20, 2020. Also Read - 'Book Befikar Sale': SpiceJet Offers Ticket Fares Starting at Rs 899 Till Jan 17 | Check Details Here
“Enhancing connectivity from Darbhanga, SpiceJet will launch flights connecting the city with Ahmedabad, Pune and Hyderabad,” the airline said in a statement. Also Read - International Flights: SpiceJet Announces 21 Flights, Opens Booking | Check Fare, Schedule Here
SpiceJet in the statement further added that the flights on Ahmedabad-Darbhanga-Ahmedabad will operate daily, flights on Pune-Darbhanga-Pune and Hyderabad-Darbhanga-Hyderabad will operate on all days except Saturdays.
The airline also stated that it will deploy a mix of its Boeing 737 and Bombardier Q400 aircraft on these routes. The airline had on November 8, 2020, launched daily direct flights connecting Darbhanga with Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru and is the first and only airline operating to the city.
Notably, Darbhanga is the airline’s 13th UDAN destination. “In its bid to enhance connectivity between the metros and key non-metro cities, the airline has also launched new flights on Hyderabad-Vishakhapatnam-Hyderabad, Chennai-Shirdi-Chennai, Kolkata-Goa-Kolkata, Ahmedabad-Gwalior-Ahmedabad and Kolkata-Port Blair-Kolkata sectors,” the airline said.
SpiceJet further added that it will augment its operations by adding second frequencies on the Hyderabad-Goa-Hyderabad, Bengaluru-Shirdi-Bengaluru, Chennai-Guwahati-Chennai, Mumbai-Goa-Mumbai, Ahmedabad-Goa-Ahmedabad and Mumbai-Kandla-Mumbai sectors besides Mumbai-Guwahati and Guwahati-Kolkata.
(With inputs from IANS)