Team Indigo with Aditya Ghosh at centre is all set to pleasantly surprise its flyers with more options to fly into different destination and opt for convenient stay options. Hope it also gets rids of the negative publicity one of the 2017 incident got.
IndiGo closes on 1000 flights per day milestone; adds stay option for flyers with GuestHouser as supplier of Holiday Homes
Reinforcing its commitment to the India market – IndiGo, India’s largest and fastest growing low cost carrier ahas announced the launch of 4 7 flights (19 new sectors and 28 additional flights) on its network ; thereby achieving 1000 flights per day mark on December 23 rd 2017. India’s best on – time performer will now operate maiden flights between Lucknow – Sharjah, Hyderabad – Sharjah, Lucknow – Srinagar, Hyderabad – Ranchi and Lucknow – Dehradun amongst others. These flights are designed to cater to business and leisure traveler who are constantly on the lookout for new and affordable flying options. The schedule will also see additional frequencies connecting Kolkata, Bengaluru and Chennai with major cities including Guwahati, Bhubaneswar, Kochi respectively.
Announcing new and additional flights, Aditya Ghosh, President and Whole Time Director, IndiGo had said, “A thousand daily flights is a milestone that no airline in India has ever achieved before. As Indians we are proud to create this new record. While one thousand is just a number, for us each flight represents an opportunity for millions to chase their dreams. As we approach this mark, we cannot hide our excitement and thank our over a hundred million customers who have made this journey possible! ”
As part of its expansion plan, Indigo also plans to offer enhanced stay options to its flyers! In addition to its Ibis platform- Indigo has now partnered GuestHouser as an exclusive supplier of Holiday Homes. As Indigo continues to expand its operations in tier II and III cities of India; its travelers will now be able to choose and book accommodation from GuestHouser’s inventory of over 135,000 holiday homes across 2,200 destinations in India. The association will enable traveler to plan vacations or holidays in all parts of India by booking flights and holiday homes together in one seamless experience.
“Guesthouser’s unmatched inventory of holiday homes in every corner of India is now available to Indigo’s discerning customers. More travelers are now opting for exotic and unique homestays as an alternative to bland and uniform hotels for their holidays, making us their preferred choice. Through this partnership, we are confident of not only serving our existing customers better, but also attracting a whole new base of customers who can use Indigo’s unmatched network to fly to a destination as they seek out a truly memorable holiday,” Dhruv Sharma, Co-founder and CEO of GuestHouser said. Launched in 2014, GuestHouser has aggregated holiday homes in India through its distinctive features such as variety of flexible cancellation policies, options for cash on arrival, a user-friendly interface, and simple steps to booking a home.
It seems 2018 will be a pleasant year for Indigo. Although its also an open secret that the over hundred million passengers and other flyers want that Indigo shouldn’t get in any embarrassing situation has it did by manhandling a flyer, which is still being widely watched on social media.