Indore’s air connectivity is improving by the day! The latest addition in the long list of destinations that are now directly connected to the Indore is Belgaum.
Star Air commenced its maiden commercial flight in the state from the city’s Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport. In the first phase, Star Air launched flight, carrying around 35 passengers, for Belgaum on January 20. The airline has deployed 58-seater Embrayer aircraft for the purpose and is offering a one-way ticket for Rs 3,428.
Under the winter schedule, Star Air is the second airline to start flight after GoAir, which introduced flight for New Delhi, Bengaluru, and Ahmedabad from December 20, 2019.
On December 13, CA Bopanna, Star Air assistant general manager (airport services) had visited the city and met Indore Airport director Aryama Sanyal to inquire about space and other facilities available at the airport.
From next month, it will roll out a flight for Kishangarh (Rajasthan) too. TK Jose, Chairman of Travel Agents Federation of India’s MP-CG Chapter, said air connectivity with Rajasthan had ended after Jet Airways had stopped flight for Jaipur.
With the launch of Kishangarh flight, the air connectivity will be re-established as Jaipur is located 103 kilometers while and Ajmer and Pushkar are merely 33 km away from Kishangarh airport. Kishangarh airport was inaugurated on October 11, 2017.
Indore-Belgaum flight schedule
Days: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Arrival: 2.40 pm
Departure: 3.10 pm