Indigo to operate 6 new daily flights on Shillong-Kolkata, Raipur-Kolakta routes

May 17, 2019

National: IndiGo, India’s largest carrier has announced 6 new daily flights to and from Kolkata, while introducing Shillong as their 54th domestic destination.

Effective July 20, IndiGo will operate daily non-stop flights on Shillong-Kolkata and Raipur-Kolkata route with its ATR-18 aircraft. Furthermore, Kolkata – Shillong – Kolkata will be IndiGo’s next route under the Regional Connectivity Scheme (RCS).

Mr. William Boulter, Chief Commercial Officer, IndiGo said, “We are strengthening our network from Kolkata with six new flights including a new RCS route. Kolkata-Shillong-Kolkata, our next RCS route, will significantly increase connectivity and tourist traffic in the Northeast region. Shillong, an important city in the Northeast, will be the 54th domestic destination in our network. With this expansion, we hope to create more affordable, point-to-point connectivity for our passengers. IndiGo will continue to offer an on-time, courteous and hassle-free service and affordable flying experience always.”

The new flights are designed to cater to business and leisure travellers who are constantly on the lookout for new and affordable flying options. The introduction of these flights will further strengthen the airline’s ATR operations, The airline said in a press release.

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