Mumbai: Air India’s holding company, Nacil, has received one more Boeing 737-800 aircraft, which would be deployed on routes catered to by Air India Express.
With the induction of the 17th Boeing 737-800 aircraft which was received by the air-carrier on Saturday, Air India Express now has a fleet of 24 aircraft, including seven leased ones, a company press release said here today.
Air India Express is the budget arm of the national carrier Air India and operates on routes from cities in India to South-East Asia and the Middle-East.
The airline operates 214 weekly flights between 17 Indian cities such as Thiruvananthapuram, Kochi, Kozhikode, Mumbai, Delhi, Amritsar, Mangalore, Chennai, Tiruchirapally, Nagpur, Kolkata, Jaipur, Lucknow, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Pune and Srinagar.
The 14 international cities on its network include Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Al Ain, Muscat, Salalah, Bahrain, Doha, Kuwait, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur and Bangkok, Dhaka and Colombo.