Air India will increase the frequency of flights to Bangkok, Hong Kong, and Seoul in its 2023 Summer Schedule.The airline will add eight new weekly flights, effective 26 March 2023. There will be six additional flights to Bangkok (three each from Delhi and Mumbai) and additional weekly flights from Delhi to Seoul (Incheon) and Hong Kong.
Nipun Aggarwal, Chief Commercial and Transformation Officer, Air India, said building a more robust network is a key element of Air India’s Vihaan.AI 5-year transformation plan. “We are now pleased to step up services to the East. We recognise the importance of providing our customers with convenient and reliable travel options, and this increase in frequency demonstrates our commitment to meeting those needs.”
With the addition of these flights, Air India and Air India Express will collectively offer 67 weekly services to Bangkok, Hong Kong, Seoul, Singapore and Tokyo from Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Trichy and Madurai.
Air India will operate its Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner aircraft on flights to Bangkok, Hong Kong, and Seoul. The aircraft has a two-class cabin configuration comprising 18 Business Class and 236 Economy Class seats.
Air India will strengthen its foothold in the East, with the increase in flights as well as globally, especially after the recently resumed non-stop flights to Vienna, Milan, and Copenhagen. In addition, air India’s route network includes non-stop flights from Delhi to Sydney and Melbourne.