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Akasa Air’s maiden commercial flight tomorrow from Mumbai to Ahmedabad

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala-backed price range service Akasa Air will function its first commercial flight from Mumbai to Ahmedabad tomorrow.

The newly launched Rakesh Jhunjhunwala-backed Akasa Air is about to begin flights tomorrow (Photo: File)

Akasa Air is about to begin its flight operations for the primary time. The airline’s Mumbai-Ahmedabad flight will take off at 10:05 am tomorrow, August 7.

The airline shall be utilizing Boeing 737 Max plane with the flight quantity QP 1101 to kickstart its operations.

The floor crew uniform has already been unveiled and it’s meant to stand out from the remainder of the airline’s uniforms.

The service had on July 7 acquired its air operator certificates (AOC) from aviation regulator DGCA.

With the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) giving its inexperienced mild to Max planes in August 2021, Akasa Air signed a take care of Boeing on November 26 final yr to buy 72 Max plane.

Akasa Air additionally plans to launch its worldwide service within the second half of the calendar yr 2023.

“MAX has got a pretty good range for international. It can do East Africa, the Middle East, South East Asia, Singapore, and Indonesia easily without any payload restrictions,” Akasa Air CEO Vinay Dube had instructed reporters final month. As per Indian legal guidelines, an airline ought to have 20 plane earlier than it will probably begin flying worldwide.

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