Alliance Air, a regional carrier, announced on Monday that it will soon begin flight services between Assam’s Dibrugarh and five towns in Arunachal Pradesh.
Alliance Air Between Dibrugarh and 5 towns in Arunachal
Alliance Air’s Dibrugarh station manager Narsing Rao Meesala claimed that flight services will begin on the Dibrugarh-Pasighat, Dibrugarh-Tezu, and Dibrugarh-Ziro routes in the first phase.
Moreover, he also said that services between Dibrugarh and Tuting and Dibrugarh and Mechuka will begin in the following phase, depending on plane availability.
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has signed an agreement to lease two 17-seater Dornier DO-228 aircraft to Alliance Air for operations under the Centre’s regional connectivity scheme UDAAN.
Meanwhile, the first flight is scheduled for April 12 with Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia and Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu on board.
According to the official, it will fly on the Dibrugarh–Lilabari–Pasighat–Guwahati route.
Alliance Air has a fleet of 18 ATR 72-600 (70/72 Seater) aircraft that fly to 47 destinations.
Moreover, the majority of flights are to Tier 2 and Tier 3 cities, or those that connect these cities to metro centres.
Moreover, it flies to 47 destinations in India, including
Ahmedabad, Agatti, Bareilly, Belagavi, Bengaluru, Bhavnagar, Bhubaneshwar, Bhuj, Bikaner, Bilaspur, Chandigarh, Dehradun, Delhi, Diu, Dharamshala, Dimapur, Goa, Gorakhpur, Guwahati, Hubballi, Hyderabad.
Imphal, Jabalpur, Jagdalpur, Jaipur, Jammu, Jharsuguda, Kalaburagi, Kandla, Kochi, Kolhapur, Kolkata, Kullu, Lilabari, Lucknow, Ludhiana, Mangaluru, Mumbai, Mysuru, Nashik, Pantnagar, Pasighat, Pathankot, Prayagraj, Pune, Raipur, Tezpur.
Alliance’s daily schedule is designed to facilitate connections to and from smaller cities via the hubs of Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Bengaluru, and Hyderabad.
Further, Alliance hubs give links to international airports.
A total of 450 flights are scheduled per week and a total of 64 flights are scheduled per day.