Vistara Celebrates Inaugural Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner Service Between Delhi and Frankfurt
Vistara inaugurated nonstop service between Delhi and Frankfurt under the travel bubble agreement between India and Germany. The flight was operated with the carrier’s brand new Boeing 787-9, which departed Delhi at 03:30 IST and landed in Frankfurt at 07:55 CET.
On Thursday (February 18, 2021), Vistara launched inaugural service between Delhi and Frankfurt under a travel bubble agreement between India and Germany. The flight was operated with the carrier’s brand new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, which departed Delhi at 03:30 IST and arrived in Frankfurt at 07:55 CET. Vistara will operate the route twice weekly on Thursdays and Saturdays. In Thursday’s announcement, Vistara’s Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Leslie Thng, said,
“The launch of our services to Frankfurt is another important step ahead in our commitment towards growing our global network and strengthening our presence in Europe. As one of world’s busiest aviation hubs, Frankfurt promises great opportunities for India’s best airline to grow in the global market. We are sure that travellers will appreciate having the choice of flying India’s favourite airline on this route.”
Tata SIA Airlines Limited (Vistara) is a joint venture between Tata Sons Limited and Singapore Airlines Limited (SIA) with 51 and 49 percent equity ownership, respectively. Vistara is India’s highest rated airline, with top ratings on Skytrax and TripAdvisor as well as a 5-Star rating from APEX. In a short span of just six years, the carrier has distinguished itself for excellence in operations and service delivery. The carrier connects destinations across India and abroad with a fleet of 35 Airbus A320s, two Airbus A321neos, six Boeing 737-800NGs and two Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners. Rapidly growing Vistara has flown more than 20 million customers since commencing operations on January 9, 2015.