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Gulf-bound: Now, fly daily to Dubai from Chandigarh

punjab Updated: Sep 26, 2016 10:23 IST
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Till Sunday, 170 seats in the 180-seater plane had been booked. (HT Photo)

After the flight to Sharjah, the city will get connected to the second international destination — Dubai — with the launch of IndiGo Airlines’ flight on Monday. Till Sunday, 170 seats in the 180-seater plane had been booked. Vaneet Sharma, a travel agent, said, “There is good response to the flight. It is a hit among the gulf-bound travellers.”

Direct flight

Indigo Airlines’ 180-seater plane will take off at 4.15pm on Monday with 170 passengers on board

Journey time

3 hours 30 minutes

Travel in

A 180-seater A320 economy airbus will fly between Chandigarh and Duabi daily.

Round trip fare

Rs 9,999

Newly international

At 5.15pm on September 15, Chandigarh International Airport became international as a flight from Sharjah landed with 128 passengers onboard a 186-seater plane. At 6.35pm, an Air India Express plane carrying 182 passengers to Sharjah departed too, this being the first flight from this airport to a foreign destination.

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