Vistara, an Indian full-service airline and the joint venture between Tata Sons and Singapore Airlines launching daily non-stop flights between Mumbai and Muscat, which will expand its presence in the lucrative Middle East region.
This is the fourth destination in the Gulf region for Vistara, and the airline has said that there has been a consistent rise in passenger volumes and demand from the Gulf countries.
Vistara Mumbai-Muscat Flight Schedule
The inaugural flight took off from Mumbai at 8:00 pm and landed in Muscat at 9:35 pm.
|Flight No.||Departure||Dep. Time||Arrival||Arr. Time||Frequency|
|UK 0234||Muscat||22:55||Mumbai||03:10 (+1)||Daily|
Vistara to operate these flights between Mumbai and Muscat using its A320neo aircraft and will be the only airline to offer the choice of premium economy class on the route, in addition to Business and Economy Class.
The launch of the Mumbai-Muscat service follows the addition of Abu Dhabi and Jeddah to Vistara’s network in the last four months.
Vistara has already started direct flights between Mumbai and Abu Dhabi beginning October 1. Vistara’s fleet consists of 54 aircraft, including 41 Airbus A320s, five Airbus A321neos, five Boeing 737-800NGs and three Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners.
Vinod Kannan, Chief Executive Officer, Vistara said;
“The firm bilateral relationship and robust cultural and economic ties between India and states in the Gulf region have given great impetus to our growth plans, and our successful business on the other Middle Eastern routes is a testament to that.”