Air India has earned another milestone with the initiation of direct flights between Amritsar and Birmingham, United Kingdom. According to reports, the airline has confirmed to operate its first flight on the specified route on August 1, 2013.
Air India’s latest inclusion, Boeing 787 Dreamliner seizes opportunity to connect the vital route. Incorporated with 256 seats, Dreamliner is likely to operate 4 days in a week. This novel initiation will save time, as the passengers need not change the aircraft at Delhi.
En-route Delhi, the Amritsar to Birmingham flight is expected to depart at 10:30 am from Amritsar and expected to reach Birmingham at 6:00 am. The return flight AI 114 is estimated to leave Birmingham at 9:30 pm and reach Amritsar at 1:15 pm. Air India is likely to offer air fare of approximately Rs 47,600 on the returning air ticket.