New Delhi: The Indian airline Vistara on Thursday said that it will increase the frequency of its Delhi-London flights from November 21. Also Read - International Flights: Vistara Announces Flights Between Delhi, Dhaka From Nov 5 | Check Ticket Fare, Schedule Here
The airline will operate five flights a week on the Delhi-London route from November 21, instead of four a week being operated currently, and a daily service from December 1, Vistara said in a press release. Also Read - International Flights: Looking to Fly to/From India-Bangladesh? Flights to Resume From Oct 28 Under Air Bubble Pact | Check Details
Vistara is operating these flights as part of the bilateral air bubble arrangement formed between India and the UK. Also Read - International Flights: Hong Kong Bans Air India & Vistara Flights From Oct 17-30 For Bringing COVID-19 Positive Passengers
“The increase in frequency demonstrates our success on the Delhi-London route, its importance in our network, and the steady demand for a world-class, full-service carrier from India,” said Vinod Kannan, Chief Commercial Officer, Vistara.
Scheduled international passenger flights have been suspended in India since March 23 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Since July, India has established separate bilateral air bubbles with 17 countries, including the UK. In an air bubble agreement, airlines of both the countries can operate special passenger flights to each other’s territories under certain restrictions.