Press release 22nd May, 2014

GoAir connects two IT hubs of India

  • Non-stop and daily return flight service from May, 2014
  • Flights start operations from May, 2014

India 22nd May, 2014 :

GoAir, one of India’s fastest growing airlines, today announced a non-stop, daily return flight service connecting two IT hubs – Bengaluru and Pune.

The airline operates 9 non-stop flights from Bengaluru to Delhi, Mumbai, Goa and Pune.

“We are delighted that owing to the addition of a brand new aircraft, we have strengthened our presence in Bengaluru by enhancing its connectivity with Pune, an upcoming hub for IT and IT services. With a perfect same day return service, business and leisure travellers are provided with the convenience and ease of travelling between the two cities. This goes well to fulfil the strong demand for travel in this region and is completely in line with our strategy to bring connectivity between crucial hubs of business. We consider Bengaluru to be a key destination and certainly plan to enhance connectivity to and from this city,” said Mr. Giorgio De Roni, CEO, GoAir.

Schedule for new flights from May, 2014:

Flt No. Origin Destination Dep. Time Arr. Time Frequency
G8-283 BLR PNQ 05:45 07:05 Daily
G8-284 PNQ BLR 22:30 23:50 Daily

About Go Airlines (India) Ltd

Launched in November 2005, GoAir is the aviation foray of the Wadia Group and currently operates across 21 destinations with over 900 flights and approximately 1500 connections weekly. GoAir currently holds a market share of 9.5% and has recorded one of the highest load factors in the industry of 76.1% for the month of April, 2014, (DGCA).

GoAir is committed to providing travellers a value for money proposition through highest standards of customer service delivery and affordable air fares. GoAir’s flagship offering, GoBusiness, is a priority service for business travellers looking to match value and exclusivity. GoBusiness offers premium in-flight benefits of greater legroom (reserved seating in the first two rows), privacy (vacant centre seat), hot meals, extra baggage allowance and personalised attention by Cabin Crew. It also provides customers the comfort of priority check-in, boarding and deplaning.

GoAir flies to Ahmedabad, Bagdogra, Bengaluru, Chandigarh, Chennai, Delhi, Goa, Guwahati, Jaipur, Jammu, Kochi, Kolkata, Leh, Lucknow, Mumbai, Nagpur, Patna, Port Blair, Pune, Ranchi and Srinagar.