| Indian skies are served by three domestic airline
services namely, Indian Airlines, Jet Airways and Sahara Airlines.
Alltogether , they make all the major cities and tourist destinations
Indian Airlines , together with its fully owned
subsidiary Alliance Air, is one of the largest regional airline
systems in Asia with a fleet of 56 aircraft, 11 wide bodied
Airbus A300s, 30 Fly-by-wire Airbus A320s, 11 Boeing 737s and
3 Dornier D-228 aircrafts.
The Airlines is not only connecting the destinations in India
but its network spans from Kuwait in the west to Singapore in
the East and covers around 80 destinations - 64 within India
and 16 abroad. The Indian Airlines international network covers
Kuwait, Oman, UAE, Qatar and Bahrain in West Asia, Thailand,
Singapore, Yangon and Malaysia in South East Asia and Pakistan,
Nepal, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Sri Lanka and Maldives in the South
Asian Sub-Continent Infrastructure
Indian Airlines flight operations centre around its four main
hubs - the main metro cities of Delhi, Mumbai, Calcutta and
Chennai. Together with its subsidiary Alliance Air, Indian Airlines
carries a total of over 7.5 million passengers annually.
Jet Airways , a private owned airline , was set
up with the objective of providing high quality and reliable
air travel in India. The motto of this airline is 'We don't
fly aircraft, we fly people' . This led to a product and service
design that aimed at world class norms in professional service
Since their commencement, they have also achieved the status
of the largest private domestic airline in India. The figures
speak for themselves - from 4 aircraft in 1993-94 to around
40 aircraft in 2002; from 12 destinations in 1993-94 to 41 destinations
in 2002; from 24 daily flights in 1993-94 to over 250 flights
in 2002. In the process, they have carved out a market share
of 38% (estimated 1999-2000). Their emphasis on technology is
one of the key factors of their success. They fly only Modern
and Next Generation aircraft and maintain a young aircraft fleet
(with an average age of less than 3 years as on Oct 2000), making
them one of the youngest fleet in the world.
Air Sahara - The vast expanse of the sky is their
domain.The people at Sahara believe in delivering the best to
all their customers. It is this belief that is reflected in
all their services. They are among the first to offer the Tele
check-in facility to all their passengers. They cover around
13 destinations with 61 flights offering more than 8000 seats
per day with a current fleet strength of 11 latest generations
Boeing aircraft.To ensure smooth baggage handling, exclusive
Valet Service is provided at all Sahara Airlines airport counters.
Their In-flight services are built around total customer care
and customer satisfaction.
It is their firm belief to uphold the highest standards of traditional
Indian hospitality, culture and courtesy. Their highly trained
personnel ensure that your trip is not only comfortable but
also a memorable one right from the time of check-in.
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