International Airlines in India
The transformation of the world into a global village has made it easier for people to maintain their social and business network. The booming aviation industry helps people to travel to the remotest place in just a few hours. Being included in this international village, India witnessed a precipitous increase in the amount of passengers traveling via air to and fro. The major international airlines in India ply because of their ability to attract Indian leisure and business travelers.
The increase in the number of air passengers in India in turn has increased the count of international airlines in India. India, being one of the significant tourist attractions, the number of foreigners visiting this gorgeous country is quite high. Apart from making commuting easier, the operation of a number of international flights has made the country prominent on the international map.
Some major international airlines in India which also operates nationally within the country are mentioned below:
Air India, mainly based in Mumbai, is owned by the Indian government and is the airline carrying national flag of India. The other branches of Air India are located at Chennai and New Delhi. It provides worldwide cargo services too.
This is the second airline owned by the state and based in New Delhi. Though it's mainly a national airline, but it even operates internationally.
Air Sahara, a private airline operates from New Delhi and recently got the global flying rights.
Jet Airways, another private airline operating globally got the rights to fly internationally in the recent past.
Kingfisher Airlines Connects 6 Major International Destinations besides the 60 plus destinations that it covers locally in India.
Last Updated on : February 15, 2017