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Indigo to discontinue flights on Muscat-Kochi sector from March 31

Indigo to discontinue flights on Muscat-Kochi sector from March 31

Speaking to Muscat Daily
, an official from Indigo’s contact centre in India stated, “Our last flight from Kochi [southern Indian city] to Muscat is on March 29 and the last from Muscat to Kochi on March 30.”

S K, a resident of Muscat stated, “I had booked three tickets from Kochi to Muscat for April 3 and return on April 14.”

The resident got a contact from the airline’s contact centre in New Delhi saying that the operations on this route are becoming suspended. “I was told by the executive to cancel the tickets and get a full refund or they would book us on some other flight.”

The airline’s flights to the southern Indian city of Calicut from Muscat also had been discontinued final year. The carrier operated its final flight from Muscat to the western Indian city of Ahmedabad on February 28. Indigo had began flying to Ahmedabad on November 1, 2018 with 4 weekly flights.

Indigo now only operates flights to the western Indian city of Mumbai from Muscat.

Also, India’s struggling private airline Jet Airways discontinued its service on the Muscat-Delhi route from final December.

Information Source: Muscat Daily

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