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India’s Vistara to fly between Sharjah and Delhi

Posted 11 January 2021 · Add Comment

India’s full-service private carrier Vistara has announced daily non-stop flights between Sharjah and Delhi starting January 20.

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The airline will operate its Airbus A320neo aircraft on this route as part of the ‘air bubble agreement’ between India and the UAE, complementing its services to/from Dubai.

 

Vistara, a joint venture of Tata Group and Singapore Airlines, will also become the only airline to offer travellers the choice of premium Economy cabin in addition to business and economy cabins.

 

Leslie Thng, chief executive officer, Vistara, said: “We continue to witness significant demand for travel between India and the UAE, and are delighted to add our second destination, after Dubai, in the country to our route map. We are determined to provide the finest flying experience and enhanced convenience to travellers to and from Sharjah and remain committed to strengthening our global presence.”

Referring to Covid19 travel guidelines, the official said the airline will accept all eligible customers meeting visa/entry requirements in both the countries, as specified by the respective government bodies.

 

“We strongly encourage our customers to fully understand these guidelines before making their bookings. All travellers to Sharjah must have a negative RT-PCR test report, conducted not more than 96 hours prior to arriving at Sharjah Airport. Travellers will have to undergo another mandatory RT-PCR test upon arrival at Sharjah. Also, customers travelling to India from Sharjah must carry a negative RT-PCR test report, conducted within 72 hours prior to arriving in India,” he added.

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