Full-service carrier Vistara has got the permission from the central government to operate international flights. However, it has not started international operations yet.
During the sale period, the passengers would be able to purchase tickets for travel between July 3 and September 26, the airline said.
Growth in the number of travellers is also expected to even out to 8-12 percent, due to the steep flight tickets.
The formal discussions regarding this are expected to begin soon.
Jet Airways has been struggling to find an investor for several months and temporarily suspended all operations on April 17.
Tuesday was the last day of the two-day recruitment drive for the cabin crew at the Tatas-Singapore Airline-run Vistara, which took place simultaneously in Mumbai and Gurugram.
The airline had tweeted a picture of retired major general G D Bakshi along with two Vistara crew members standing behind him inside an aircraft, saying that it was honoured to have him onboard. The tweet attracted criticism, with many citing allegedly controversial comments made by him on various occasions.
Vistara UK987 flying from New Delhi to Mumbai landed at the airport at 3.15 pm, Jaipur airport director J S Balhara said.
Vistara Chairman Bhaskar Bhat did not comment on Tata Group’s official stance on a bid for cash-strapped Jet Airways.
In a gold rush, it is prudent to bet on the company selling the shovels.
Vistara is now the fifth Indian carrier to be granted approval for flying on international routes
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Vistara carries has a 3.8 % share in the domestic passenger market, as per the January data of aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation.
The new services commence from Tuesday in a phased manner, Delhi-based Vistara said in a release.
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"Due to airspace restrictions, flights to and from Amritsar, Srinagar, Chandigarh and Jammu are currently on hold," Vistara, a joint venture between India's Tata Sons Limited and Singapore Airlines Limited said in a tweet.
The Airbus A320 plane is undergoing inspections and rectification process to address the issue, the airline said in a statement.
Code sharing allows an airline to book its passengers on its partner carriers and provide seamless travel to destinations where it has no presence.
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"Bookings are now open on all direct and indirect channels at an introductory all-inclusive one way fare in Economy Class starting Rs 2698," the airline said.
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The sale on Vistara begins Tuesday and the passengers can book tickets till Wednesday to get discounted price for the domestic travel between February 27 and September 18, the airline said.
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Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu, Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad will be on the committee.
The private airline with 49 percent control by middle eastern heavyweight Qatar Airways will have three flights a week from Mumbai in addition to three direct flights a week from Delhi that started last week.