Air Vistara’s first flight takes off from BBSR

Bhubaneswar: In good news for flyers the new domestic carrier Air Vistara is all set to start its operation to Delhi from Biju Patnaik International airport this evening.

The domestic carrier on Tuesday had a test run from the city to Delhi. The trial run was done by the authorities to scrutinize the runway and to check their preparations in distribution of boarding pass, check-in, luggage transportation, etc.

Meanwhile, airport sources said that after Vistara starts operations, there will be eight daily flights to the national capital.

Notably, Vistara’s aircraft has 138 seats – 16 for business class, 36 for premium economy and 96 for economy. Like GoAir, Vistara will also be offering considerably cheap air fares to passengers.