IndiGo to Launch Direct Flights from Kolkata to Hanoi (Vietnam)
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The Chief Customer Officer (CCO) of IndiGo Airlines (India), Mr. William Boulter, rated Vietnam as one of the most promising destinations and the company is expected to start deploying non-stop Kolkata-Hanoi flights from the next October 3.
Speaking at the event to celebrate the Vietnam Revolutionary Press Day (June 21) organized by the Vietnamese Embassy in India at the Foreign Correspondent Club (FCC), with the attendance of more than 100 journalists, Indian and foreign enterprises, Mr. Boulter stated: "For us, Vietnam is one of the undiscovered markets and this is definitely one of the most promising destinations. We hope to start flights between Kolkata - Hanoi from the third of October this year, and then the flights to Ho Chi Minh City ".
The Chief Customer Officer of IndiGo Airlines, Mr. William Boulter announced the non-stop flights from Kolkata-Hanoi (Photo: Huy Le).
He affirmed that these direct flights will contribute to promoting tourism activities and people exchanges between the two countries. According to Mr. Boulter, IndiGo is currently in the final stages to be licensed by the government for this flight route.
He hoped that the process will be completed in the next few weeks, after that the company will deploy ticket sales scheduled for next July.
According to data from the Indian Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), IndiGo accounts for 49% of the domestic market share in India. Currently, the company is spending about 20% of its capacity on international routes.
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