Adjudged the Best Low Cost Airline in Central Asia & India fifth time in a row, IndiGo awarded basis voting by travelers from 160 countries across 41 key performance indicators, Farnborough, UK, July 15, 2012: India's largest and fastest growing low-cost airline continues to celebrate its success for being voted as the Best Low Cost Airline in Central Asia and India, fifth time in a row at the Farnborough Air Show, 2014. This is the fifth year in a row that IndiGo has been recognized at the SKYTRAX World Airline Awards. Mr. Aditya Ghosh, President, IndiGo, received the award from Mr. Edward Plaisted, CEO, Skytrax. Ecstatic on winning the award, Aditya Ghosh, President, IndiGo, said "Having been awarded as the Best Low Cost Airline in Central Asia & India' fifth time in a row indeed is exhilarating yet humbling experience. We are less than 8 years old and to be consistently recognized amongst some of the world's best airlines is a huge honour for us". Ghosh added, "I accept this award on behalf of each and every member of team IndiGo, whose passion and commitment are the key reasons for making us who we are. We also just crossed a million flight hours. But we have a long way to go and we will continue to work hard to achieve even higher standards of excellence. I am grateful to our 75 million customers for their constant support and encouragement!" Not just this, IndiGo was also nominated in other categories such as "Best Airline in Central Asia / India" and "Best Low Cost Airline in Asia". This award marks IndiGo's continued success in the Indian skies, and the simplicity of its approach that has redefined Indian aviation. Earlier this year, IndiGo was recognized as the world's best by Airbus with the coveted 'Best Operational Excellence Worldwide 2012-2013' award. About the World Airline Awards: The World Airline Awards are one of the most prestigious accolades in the world airline industry and are a global benchmark of airline excellence. The World Airline Survey is conducted by Skytrax, the UK based aviation research organisation. Travellers from over 160 countries take part each year in the world's largest airline passenger satisfaction survey to decide the award winners. Operating since 1999, the survey is held in high esteem for its clarity of process, and the rigorous rules of independence. The World Airline Awards are also known as "the Passenger's Choice Awards", delivering independence and integrity to Quality Recognition across the world air travel industry. The survey operated online between August 2013 and May 2014, during which time over 18.85 million customer surveys were completed, across a range of survey topics - for Airline of the Year, together with different regional and category Best Airline Awards, across 14 different Survey Form entry options. The Survey covers full-service and low-cost airlines. For more info on the awards, visit the link - http://www.worldairlineawards.com/main/mthds.htm
Effective July 15, 2014, second daily non-stop flight between Mumbai and Indore and fourth daily non-stop flight between Delhi and Pune, Effective August 03, 2014, first daily non-stop flight between Indore and Hyderabad, second non-stop daily flight between Hyderabad and Vizag, third daily non-stop flight between Mumbai and Indore and sixth daily non-stop flight between Mumbai and Kolkata, With 78 brand new Airbus A320s, 6E will now operate 508 daily flights, connecting 36 destinations and effective August 03, IndiGo will operate 516 daily flights with 79 aircraft, National, July 14, 2014:Indias largest and fastest growing low-cost and low-carbon airline, IndiGo is proud to announce 12 new daily flights, consolidating its connectivity in metros. The new schedule would see the introduction of 2nd daily non-stop flight between Mumbai and Indore and 4th daily non-stop flights between Delhi and Pune. Also, from August 03, IndiGo introduces first daily non-stop flight between Indore and Hyderabad, second non-stop daily flight between Hyderabad and Vizag, third daily non-stop flight between Mumbai and Indore and sixth daily non-stop flight between Mumbai and Kolkata. With 508 flights connecting 36 destinations, these new flights will further consolidate IndiGos position as the fastest growing airline in India. Elaborating on the new flights, Mr. Aditya Ghosh, President, IndiGo, said, "Last year and in 2014 so far, IndiGo has consolidated its domestic leadership by providing seamless connectivity between the metros and tier I-II cities. We at IndiGo are delighted to offer the enhanced connections now between Delhi-Pune & Mumbai-Indore. The additional flights effective 03 August connecting Mumbai, Kolkata, Indore and Hyderabad are testimony to the growing vote of confidence our services enjoy on these popular routes." Enhancing customer experience, IndiGo last week introduced the 'Advance Boarding Pass' service. Under the free of charge service, the passenger will be checked in and receive the boarding pass in their mail inbox 48 hours prior to the departure at no extra charges. Last month, the airline announced the launch of first time ever 'Family Fares' which offer discount up to 25% for a family of four or more travelling together in a single PNR, for a maximum of nine passengers, subject to availability. The offer is valid across all domestic flights and destinations. Passengers will be able to book family fares by checking-in the 'Family Fare' tab on home page of www.goindigo.in. With the new 'Family Fare', IndiGo also introduces an all-inclusive display of fares in the fare column on flight result page of the website, where passengers can view the break-up of the total fare.