IndiGo, Indias largest low fare airline will operate special flights to Alexandria, Egypt to evacuate Indians stuck in the region owing to the ongoing unrest in the region. In a move to assist the evacuation process for Indian nationals, 6E will operate special Airbus-320 aircraft on the Delhi- Alexandria route. The aircraft, crew and engineers are on standby. The flight is expected to be on the 6th of March, 2011. IndiGo is now waiting for final instructions of the Ministry of Civil Aviation. It is an absolute honour and privilege for IndiGo to be able to assist the nation in this hour of need.
Celebrating the successful 100 years of the Indian Aviation Industry, IndiGo, with effect from February 16, displayed the logo of the centenary celebrations on the 6E fleet of 34 Airbus A320 aircraft. To commemorate this milestone, the year 2011-12 has been being declared as the Civil Aviation Centenary Year. IndiGo will celebrate the occasion with the Indian aviation fraternity by displaying the logo on its fleet till February next year. Expressing his delight on the journey of Indian Aviation Industry, Mr. Aditya Ghosh, President, IndiGo,said, It is an honor for us as a domestic carrier to be a part of the ninth largest civil aviation market and the fastest growing in the world. As countrys largest carrier, we feel privileged to be a part of this feat, and look forward to contribute into the overall growth of the domestic market, and take the Indian aviation Industry to newer heights. The team IndiGo extends heartiest congratulations to the Indian aviation fraternity on this achievement.
IndiGo, Indias most preferred on-time performer today announced the induction of yet another brand new Airbus-320 connecting Raipur to Delhi, Hyderabad and Bangalore effective March 08,2011. The launch marks IndiGos entry in the Chhattisgarh region, consolidating itsposition as the fastest growing airline in India with 237 flights, connecting 25 destinations across the nation, in a short span of almost five years.These new flights are designed to cater the business and leisure travellers who are constantly on the lookout for new and affordable flying options. Speaking on the entry of IndiGo in the new region, Mr. Aditya Ghosh, President, IndiGo, said,Raipur holds a lot of promise for us at IndiGo. With our high quality of service at prices that are always affordable, I am sure that we will meet the burgeoning demand for air travel to and from Raipur. The commencement of IndiGos operations in the city is a symbol of the resurgent and progressive Chhattisgarh. With the launch of these flights, we also aim to bring with us new opportunities of employment and commerce in the state. Mr. Ghosh added,We are very happy to expand our network to the city and immediately connect it to various parts of India. It is our constant endeavour to provide more flexibility of choice for our customers as IndiGo continues to offer them on time, hassle-free and always affordable flying experience. IndiGo recently launched its Good Karma campaign, in partnership with Save the Children, a non-government organization (NGO). Through this initiative, IndiGo aims to extend its support to lesser privileged children, and help them meet their basic requirement of good education, food and health. The success of this programme will largely depend upon all 6E passengers flying every day, through a contribution of Rs 10. For more information please visit our official website:www.goindigo.in.