Vistara Begins Thrice-A-Week Winter Flights To Uttarakhand

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A Vistara aircraft taxiing at Chhatrapati shivaji Maharaj International Airport in Mumbai. Source: CSMIA/Instagram

Vistara, on Monday launched its services between Delhi and Dehradun, marking its entry into Uttarakhand.

The airline will operate three flights a week on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Vistara is also the first airline to offer Premium Economy Class of travel between Delhi and Dehradun, in addition to Business and Economy Class. The inaugural flight departed from Delhi at 1.50 p.m. on Monday and arrived at Dehradun’s Jolly Grant Airport at 2.55 p.m.

Delhi and Dehradun Flights Schedule (November 9-January 31, 2021)

Flight No. Days of Operation Departure Arrival
Delhi – Dehradun UK 617 Mon, Wed, Sat 1350 Hours 1455 Hours
Dehradun – Delhi UK 618 Mon, Wed, Sat 1530 Hours 1630 Hours

Onboard all Vistara aircraft, the cabin crew wear personal protective equipment (PPE) and avoid all non-essential interaction with passengers. Aircraft interiors are thoroughly cleaned after every flight using approved cleaning agents – a procedure that includes complete sanitization of all surfaces such as seats, touchscreens, overhead bins, seatbelts, tray tables, galleys etc.

Vistara’s aircraft are equipped with highly efficient airflow and filtration systems that continuously refresh cabin air with air from outside. Powerful HEPA filters trap 99.9% of particulates such as viruses (including coronaviruses), bacteria and fungi and purify the air inside the cabin every two to three minutes.

Vistara is India’s highest-rated airline on Skytrax and Tripadvisor and has also been the winner of several ‘Best Airline’ awards. In a short span of over five years since starting operations, Vistara has raised the bar for operations and service deliveryoperations and service delivery in the Indian aviation industry by offering the finest flying experience to travelers.

Vistara’s Chief Commercial Officer, Vinod Kannan, said, “We are pleased to start services to Dehradun, a step that reflects our commitment to densifying our domestic network while we expand our international footprint. We see Dehradun as an important addition to our network, given the nature of air traffic to and from the city which includes corporate and leisure travellers, SME owners, students, members of the civil society, etc. We are confident that they will appreciate having the choice of flying India’s finest airline that also ensures the highest standards in health and safety measures.”


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