New Delhi, Oct 29 (UNI) Lucknow has become 12th Indian station to have direct connectivity with Dubai as Air Indian Express flights start to fly from the city.
Last week, Jaipur had become 11th Indian station for the Dubai routes.
Lucknow flights will be thrice weekly departing on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays, arriving the following day. Flights out of Jaipur will be on Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays.
With the introduction of these new flights, AI Express will operate 46 flights a week to Dubai from 12 Indian stations: Kochi, Kozhikode, Thiruvananthapuram, Mangalore, Mumbai, Chennai, Trichy, Amritsar, Nagpur, Delhi, Jaipur and Lucknow.
The government-owned airline proposes to introduce direct flights from Kolkata to Dhaka, Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur. Other flights proposed are from Chennai to Kuala Lumpur and Johar Baru, from Lucknow, Jaipur and Ahmedabad direct to Dubai, from Mumbai to Male via Kochi and Mumbai to Colombo direct.