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Vistara to now offer complimentary Wi-Fi on its flights. Check details

“We are proud to be the only Indian airline to provide this service onboard…” Vistara posted on its website.

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Published on Nov 06, 2023 08:04 PM IST

All the flights that take you to visa-free Thailand

Thirteen destinations in India are connected to Thailand with non-stop flights.

Mumbai Airport(Reuters)
Updated on Nov 29, 2023 03:36 PM IST

Why all Indian flights seem to be leading to Maldives

The 2nd boom to Maldives is starting this winter with the first set of flights being announced by Vistara and again outnumbered by IndiGo in due course of time.

The second boom to Maldives is starting this winter with the first set of flights being announced by Vistara and again outnumbered by IndiGo in due course of time.(REUTERS)
Updated on Oct 13, 2023 11:10 AM IST

Man slams Vistara for leaving his blind mother alone in flight. Airline responds

Taking to Instagram, the user posted a video narrating the incident and wrote, "@Vistara Airlines, how could you put my blind mother in danger like this?!

A Vistara aircraft (ANI )
Published on Sep 03, 2023 08:14 PM IST

CCI approves Air India-Vistara merger deal

Tata said in November it was merging its two full-service carriers Air India and Vistara, a joint venture between Tata and Singapore Airlines.

A Vistara aircraft(Bloomberg)
Published on Sep 01, 2023 11:00 PM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Sreelakshmi B

15-month-old baby who suffered cardiac arrest on flight, dies in hospital

On Sunday, a medical situation occurred on Flight No. UK814 of Vistara Airlines when a 15-month-old baby on board the flight experienced cardiac arrest.

A 15-month-old baby who was saved by a team of doctors earlier passed away on Thursday.(X/AIIMS New Delhi)
Updated on Aug 31, 2023 06:33 PM IST

AIIMS doctors save 2-yr-old girl’s life after her heart stops on flight

Five doctors from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) came to the rescue of a two-year-old girl who stopped breathing on a Vistara flight from Bengaluru to Delhi. The doctors improvised medical equipment from whatever they could find on the plane and managed to revive the child and stabilise her until the flight made an emergency landing in Nagpur. The girl had recently undergone heart surgery and had experienced post-surgery complications. The doctors continued to assist the child until she could be handed over to a paediatrician from a nearby hospital.

The five doctors who saved the 2-year-old on the flight. (PTI)
Updated on Aug 29, 2023 12:05 AM IST
By, New Delhi

Major mishap averted after two planes allowed take-off and landing at same time

The flight UK725 from Delhi to Bagdogra was taking off from the newly inaugurated runway and the Vistara flight from Ahmedabad to Delhi had already landed.

The pilot of the Ahmedabad-New Delhi flight noticed that an aircraft was about to take-off and promptly informed the ATC.(HT Photo)
Published on Aug 23, 2023 02:55 PM IST
By | Reported by Neha LM Tripathi | Written by Aryan Prakash

Child onboard Vistara flight sustains injuries after hot beverage spills on her

The incident happened on August 11 when a flight attendant purportedly failed to secure the lid of the hot beverage and it fall over the child.

The girl child, around 10 years old, was travelling with her parents.(Representative image)
Published on Aug 17, 2023 04:46 AM IST

Vistara completes flying 50 million customers. Here's how the airline celebrated

Private airline Vistara celebrated flying 50 million customers in a special way.

The showstopper of this celebration included an anamorphic 3D display at Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru airports.
Published on Jul 13, 2023 06:38 PM IST

'How dare you..’: Father to man who allegedly touched daughter on Vistara flight

A fight broke out between two men on a Vistara flight allegedly for ‘touching’ one man's daughter.

An air hostess is heard calling for the captain of the flight to escalate the matter. (Screengrab/twitter)
Published on Jul 02, 2023 10:47 PM IST
By | Written by Ritu Maria Johny

Air India issued CCI notice over Vistara merger

Tata announced the Air India-Vistara merger in November in a bid to take on IndiGo, which dominates the Indian skies with a market share of more than 60%

Salt-to-software conglomerate Tata Group has 30 days to respond to the notice by the Competition Commission of India (CCI) and secure approval for the merger of its airlines without an investigation. (REUTERS)
Updated on Jun 28, 2023 03:52 AM IST
ByBinoy Prabhakar, New Delhi

'Hijack!': Man arrested on Vistara Mumbai-Delhi flight after shouting this word

Vistara flight hijack threat: This comes days after a Delhi-Mumbai Vistara service was delayed because a woman overheard a passenger talking about a 'bomb'.

Vistara will also be renting 37 new A320neo family aircraft from leasing companies, according to a statement from the carrier Wednesday. The airline currently has a fleet of 21 single-aisle Airbus planes.(HT Photo)
Updated on Jun 23, 2023 02:24 PM IST

Rude Food by Vir Sanghvi: Why does airline food taste so plane?

With in-flight meals, most airlines are just winging it. Our palates change on a flight. But our chefs are only just catching up

As our airlines expand and grow, there will be lots of new cabin crew who will continue to get things wrong. Any menu that expects the crew to put the food together will face difficulties. (Shutterstock)
Updated on Jul 20, 2023 02:33 PM IST

'IndiGo, Vistara cancel flights last minute due to…': Shark Tank's Anupam Mittal CEO Mittal tweeted about a "clear pattern" of IndiGo and Vistara cancelling flights at the last minute because they don't have enough passengers.

Anupam Mittal wrote on Twitter,
Updated on Jun 15, 2023 08:35 PM IST

Vistara has an alternative uniform for 10% cabin crew due to supply-chain snags

Vistara said it was experiencing limited availability of its cabin crew uniforms and some of them will be seen in black-coloured trousers and polo t-shirts with Vistara logo

Updated on Jun 09, 2023 09:26 PM IST

Vistara's 'important update': No uniforms for some cabin crew

Supply troubles and an increase in staff have left Indian airline Vistara with a fresh headache — a shortage of uniforms for cabin crew.

Vistara, which is in the process of being merged with Air India Ltd., said it was actively working with suppliers to resolve the issue.(HT File Photo)
Published on Jun 09, 2023 04:43 PM IST
Bloomberg | | Posted by Sreelakshmi B

'Bomb' threat delays Delhi-Mumbai Vistara flight by two hours

The flight was delayed by two hours after the woman passenger reported her co-passenger talking of a “bomb” in the flight.

Vistara flight(HT Photo)
Published on Jun 09, 2023 10:34 AM IST

Vistara launches non-stop Mumbai-London flight, will be operated 5 times a week

Ahead of its merger with Air India, Vistara, a joint venture between Tata Sons and Singapore Airlines, launches non-stop flights between Mumbai and London

Vistara launches non-stop Mumbai-London flight, will be operated 5 times a week (HT Photo)
Published on Jun 02, 2023 01:44 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Mumbai

Vistara flight to Delhi airport diverted to Jaipur due to bad weather

"Flight UK996 from Mumbai to Delhi diverted to Jaipur due to bad weather at Delhi airport," said Vistara.

Rain along with strong winds and dust storms hit parts of Delhi on Thursday.(HT_PRINT)
Published on May 25, 2023 10:16 PM IST

Man asked for 'cremation centre receipt' to change booking by Vistara Airlines

Vistara swiftly responded, expressing regret to the user and vowed to investigate the matter.

Representational image.
Published on May 23, 2023 06:17 PM IST

Air India, Vistara sign interline partnership; to help domestic, global flyers

The partnership will enable flyers to book their flights on either airline and, seamlessly get access to several domestic destinations as well as international destinations

In an interline arrangement, one airline can issue and accept tickets that are operated by the partner airline. (Twitter | Air India)
Updated on May 03, 2023 04:54 PM IST

Airport sees 14% more flights this summer than in 2022

Mumbai airport is experiencing a 14% rise in weekly flights this summer compared to last year, due to increased demand for domestic and international travel. The airport is seeing 966 daily flights, with IndiGo catering to 47% of weekly movements. The summer schedule has also increased connectivity with additional flights to various destinations.

HT Image
Updated on Apr 14, 2023 12:48 AM IST

Bengaluru rains: Fourteen flights diverted from Kempegowda airport

Rain and thunderstorms with lightning are likely to occur at isolated places across Karnataka, said IMD

Bengaluru rains: Fourteen flights diverted from Kempegowda airport(AFP)
Updated on Apr 04, 2023 08:55 PM IST
Written by Pathi Venkata Thadhagath

Airline Vistara operates long-haul wide-body aircraft using sustainable fuel

Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) is a cleaner and more sustainable alternative to conventional jet fuel, lowering carbon emissions by up to 80% over the fuel's life cycle, depending on the feedstock. Vistara becomes first Indian airline to operate a wide-body aircraft on a long-haul route using SAF.

Airline Vistara operates long-haul wide-body aircraft using sustainable fuel (HT Photo)
Published on Mar 30, 2023 04:53 PM IST
ANI | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, New Delhi [india]

Here's why Air India plans to scrap Vistara after merger

The Air India - Vistara integration is going through a regulatory approval process and is awaiting clearance from the Competition Commission of India.

Vistara began operations in 2015 as a joint venture between Tata Sons and Singapore Airlines. (File)
Published on Feb 28, 2023 02:52 PM IST

Vistara commences services from Goa's Manohar International Airport to Bengaluru

Vistara on Tuesday commenced services to Goa's Manohar International Airport, connecting it to Bengaluru with direct daily flights, along with six weekly flights to and from Mumbai.

Vistara currently flies to Dabolim Airport (Goa International Airport) from Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru. (Reuters)
Published on Feb 15, 2023 11:00 AM IST
ANI | | Posted by Yamini C S

Woman abuses crew, walks semi-nude on Abu Dhabi-Mumbai flight

Police received the complaint from the cabin crew on board Air Vistara flight UK 256, where the incident occurred, after it landed in Mumbai in the early hours on Monday.

The flight took off from Abu Dhabi at 2.03 am IST on Monday.(File)
Updated on Jan 31, 2023 07:22 AM IST
ByGautam S. Mengle

Ahmedabad-bound Vistara flight diverted to Udaipur due to low visibility

An Ahmedabad-bound Vistara flight from Delhi was diverted to Rajasthan's Udaipur due to low visibility at the destination airport, officials said on Monday.

Vistara Airlines (REUTERS File Photo)(HT_PRINT)
Published on Jan 30, 2023 10:00 AM IST

Here's why Singapore Airlines is investing in Air India

While the China market is still slowly recovering, SIA has been expanding its capacity in India, an important market, since the middle of last year.

To underline the strategic importance of the Indian market to SIA, it made a commitment to continue to invest in the market late last year. (File)
Published on Jan 30, 2023 07:44 AM IST
ANI | | Posted by Ritu Maria Johny
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