Alliance Air begins flight operations on Kalaburagi-Bengaluru-Mysuru routes
Air India’s wholly owned subsidiary, Alliance Air recently commenced daily direct flight operations from Kalaburagi to Bengaluru and onward to Mysuru under the RCS-UDAN scheme. This in a way has given a major boost to the air connectivity to the natives, who earlier had option to travel by train which took more than 15 hours or by road which takes 13 hours to reach Mysuru from Gulbarga. The commencement of flight operations on this route will also ensure easy connectivity for the pilgrims.
The Kalaburagi airport was built by the Airport Authority of India in collaboration with state government. This airport is operationalised under the RCS-UDAN to fulfill the long-awaited demand of the people. The development of this airport has paved a way for direct connectivity to the state headquarters and other commercial centers.
Alliance Air will deploy its 70 seater opulent aircraft to ensure maximum comfort to the passengers. Alliance Air currently connects 59 destinations, with the addition of Kalaburagi there will be 60 stations in Alliance air’s ambit. With the commencement of the Kalaburagi-Bangalore-Mysuru route, the Ministry of Civil Aviation has operationalised a total of 238 routes under RCS-UDAN.