Vistara airline on Friday announced the addition of a new route to its international network with four weekly flights between Pune and Singapore starting December.
The airline will operate its state-of-the-art A321 Neo aircraft with a three-class configuration on the route as it strengthens its existing connectivity between India and the ‘Lion City’.
The airline also recently announced that it will operate daily flights between Mumbai and Kathmandu from November 15, enabling convenient onward connections to popular international destinations such as Dubai, Jeddah, Abu Dhabi and others.
Vinod Kannan, Chief Executive Officer, Vistara, said, “We are very excited to be able to launch the long-awaited connection between Pune and Singapore.
Singapore is a major market for business and leisure travel to and from various locations in India. And we are happy that the new route will provide better connectivity to our customers.”
Tata SIA Airlines Limited, known by the brand name Vistara, is a 51:49 joint venture between Tata Sons Private Limited and Singapore Airlines Limited (SIA).
Vistara commenced its commercial operations on 9 January 2015 with an aim to set new benchmarks in the aviation industry in India and currently connects to destinations in India and abroad.
The airline has a fleet of 53 aircraft including 41 Airbus A320s, five Airbus A321Neos, five Boeing 737-800NGs and two Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft and has carried over 35 million passengers since commencing operations.