Jet Airways commences Delhi-Doha flights
New Delhi, January 21, 2010: Jet Airways, India’s premier international airline, today launched its daily services on the Delhi-Doha sector, aboard a state-of-the-art Boeing 737-800 aircraft.
The new flight is Jet Airways’ third daily flight to Doha from India, complementing the airline’s existing daily services to Doha from Mumbai and Kochi respectively.
Flight 9W 554, with a full complement of passengers, will depart Delhi at 1945 hrs, arriving in Doha at 2150 hrs. Flight 9W 553 will then depart Doha at 2305 hrs, arriving in Delhi at 0515 hrs, the following morning.
According to Mr. Nikos Kardassis, Acting CEO, Jet Airways, “Doha has been among the more popular destinations in Jet Airways’ international network, and the airline’s services to and from India to the capital of Qatar have been much appreciated by travelers. The launch of our daily services to Doha from Delhi will cater to the strong customer demand for direct flights on the route, and will also connect travelers from Doha to Jet Airways’ 61-destination strong network spanning the length and breadth of India and beyond.”
In addition to Doha, Jet Airways flies from India to eight destinations in the Gulf, including Kuwait, Bahrain, Muscat, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Jeddah, Sharjah and Riyadh.
Pictured (From Left to Right): Mrs. Ragini Chopra, Vice President - Corporate Communication & Public Relations, Mr. Vinod Sareen, Vice President - Corporate Affairs & Special Projects making a floral presentation to Mr. Manoj Malaviya, Additional Commissioner, BCAS at an event to launch the airline’s Delhi to Doha at Indira Gandhi International Airport on 21st January 2010.