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IndiGo, India's newest low-fare domestic carrier, today started operating its eighth brand-new Airbus A320, commencing daily non-stop services on Delhi - Mumbai and Delhi - Chennai sectors at convenient timings. IndiGo will further improve connectivity between Delhi and Mumbai sector by introducing the 2nd non-stop service between the two important metros starting 26 March, 2007. IndiGo will also use this new aircraft to connect Jaipur to Guwahati via Kolkata. Speaking on the additional services from Delhi,Mr. Bruce Ashby, President and CEO, IndiGo,said, "At IndiGo, we are steadily building our route network. After launching operations in August 2006, we have taken delivery of our eighth airplane, and we now offer convenient non-stop services from Delhi to Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore, Kolkata, Goa, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Pune, Vadodara and Jaipur. As we continue to add aircraft, we will continue to expand the destinations we offer, and always at affordable fares. Enhancing connectivity between Delhi, Mumbai and Chennai is just one more way to add affordable, convenient services for our customers. Weve already proved that the demand for an airline that provides fares that are always affordable; runs on time, and takes the hassles out of travel is quite high. As we continue to add brand-new A320 aircraft to our fleet this year, we will continue to improve connectivity between the cities we serve and will continue to add new destinations, he further added. The airline currently operates 52 daily flights with a fleet of eight brand new A320 aircraft and flies to 13 destinations, including Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Goa, Guwahati, Imphal, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Mumbai, Nagpur, Pune and Vadodara. IndiGo will take delivery of seven additional brand-new A320 aircraft this year, taking the fleet size to 15 by the end of 2007. It plans to serve approximately 30 Indian cities by 2010, with a fleet of approximately 40 A320s.