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Information for your India Tour

Information for your India Tour

9th Nov 2016 Focus

Traveling abroad? Want a relaxing vacation? Stay well informed and read up on the places you are visiting in advance so that you can be prepared prior to your departure. It’s so much easier to have all the information at your fingertips as you travel, to avoid sweating the small stuff along the way.

Etihad and Jet Airways expand UAE-India connections

Etihad and Jet Airways expand UAE-India connections

30th Oct 2016 Airline News

Etihad Airways is expanding its scheduled services between Abu Dhabi and India as strategic partner Jet Airways unveiled new routes and additional frequencies to further strengthen their partnership. From early 2017, the two airlines will expand their services between the United Arab Emirates and India by adding 28 weekly flights and three further Indian cities.

Ascott signs with Sandhya Hotels for new properties in India

Ascott signs with Sandhya Hotels for new properties in India

11th Oct 2016 Hotel News

The Ascott has secured a contract with Sandhya Hotels to manage three new serviced residences in India, the world’s third largest economy. Two properties are in the major technology cities of Hyderabad and Bangalore and a third serviced residence is in Sri City, less than an hour’s drive from Chennai.

ITB Berlin announces first co-branded India show

ITB Berlin announces first co-branded India show

ITB Berlin has revealed it will launch a co-branded travel trade show in India. Named Bharat International Tourism Bazaar, it will be first pure outbound show for the Indian market and will be held in New Delhi from October 3rd- 6th, 2016. It is an alliance that focuses on the power of the Indian traveller, and the show will be organised by Cross Section Media, the country’s first mover in business-to-business travel marts, and itself launched over twenty years ago.

Airbus to establish pilot training centre in Delhi, India

Airbus to establish pilot training centre in Delhi, India

Airbus is establishing a world-class pilot and maintenance training centre in the National Capital Region of Delhi, to support the county’s need for new Airbus pilots. According to Airbus’ latest global market forecast, India requires over 1,600 passenger and freighter aircraft in the next 20 years to 2034, with an accompanying demand for new pilots and maintenance engineers.

Airbus predicts India will require over 1,600 new aircraft

Airbus predicts India will require over 1,600 new aircraft

17th Mar 2016 Airline News Tourism News

India’s preference for Airbus aircraft was further consolidated in 2015 with 250 new firm orders, lifting market share of orders and the in-service fleet to over 70 per cent. Today some 56 per cent of India’s in service fleet are Airbus aircraft operated by most leading Indian carriers. This includes India’s first A320neo, the first to be delivered in the Asia region.

Starwood brings St. Regis to south Asia with Mumbai property

Starwood brings St. Regis to south Asia with Mumbai property

4th Sep 2015 Hotel News

Starwood Hotels & Resorts will has opened the highly anticipated St. Regis Mumbai. In partnership with Pallazzio Hotels & Leisure, the hotel marks the entry of the St. Regis brand in India and south Asia. With this debut, the luxury brand has tripled its global footprint in the past decade to 35 hotels in the most coveted destinations around the world.

Oman Air launches new services to Goa, India

Oman Air launches new services to Goa, India

7th Apr 2015 Airline News

Oman Air has launched a brand-new service between the Omani capital of Muscat and Goa, India. The new service, which was announced in January 2015 and started earlier, offers four flights per week. Goa is Oman Air’s eleventh destination in India, and the service meets strong demand from leisure travellers drawn by Goa’s famed natural beauty.