Zoom Air, India's newest full-service airline launched its first flight today, on February 12, from Delhi to Durgapur. Union Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju flagged off the airline's inaugural flight.
Zoom Air, India’s newest full-service airline launched its first flight today, on February 12, from Delhi to Durgapur. Union Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju flagged off the airline’s inaugural flight. In the initial stages, the commuter airline will be operation in many Indian capitals, New Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Hyderabad. Zoom Air is based in Gurgaon and is promoted by Zexus Air Services, a firm based in Delhi. Zoom Air’s operations are with Bombardier CR-J200 LR series twin-engine jet aircraft. These aircraft have been used by Club One Air in India, but that is a charter airline. The airline will be a full service, as it will also provide meals on board.
Zoom Airline will be the first one to connect Durgapur with daily flights to busy airports like New Delhi, Kolkata and Mumbai and commuters will get premium services on board. Similarly, Shillong will get daily connectivity to the important cities.
Zoom Air on its website, wrote: “From New Delhi, Zoom Air daily connects Aizawl, Aurangabad, Chandigarh, Dharamshala, Dimapur, Durgapur, Hyderabad, Kullu, Jorhat, Kolkata, Lucknow, Ranchi, Mumbai, Srinagar and Shillong in Phase -1 of expansion.”
The CEO of Zoom Air is Koustav Dhar, a veteran in Civil Aviation sector, who earlier managed as CEO and President, overseeing Harmonie Aircraft Company, Aviation and Aircraft Leasing market globally for Harmonie International, a Global conglomerate with its HQ in the USA.