Great news for Air India passengers! The ardent travelers taking the new Air India flight from Delhi to San Francisco have big reason to cheer as they will be able to witness the majestic beauty of the icy Arctic region landscape.
According to a recent PTI report, Air India, for this journey, is taking a new path which will save time as well as fuel as it will start flying to San Francisco from the national capital over the Arctic Polar region. With this new route, the flight duration will be reduced by almost one-and-a-half hours and the fuel savings will be in the range of 2,000 to 7,000 kilograms per flight, according to an Air India (AI) spokesperson who was quoted in the report.
New Air India flight from New Delhi to San Francisco over Arctic region – new timings, details:
- The inaugural flight taking the new route will be on August 15. On August 15, the inaugural revenue flight will be piloted by Captain Rajneesh Sharma and Captain Digvijay Singh
- On the inaugural flight, there will be around 300 passengers and the flight would be operated by a Boeing 777 Read more