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AirAsia to fly Kochi from Bangalore


Bangalore, June 16 :

New budget carrier AirAsia India Monday announced that it would operate a daily service to Kerala’s Kochi from here July 20.

AirAsia-plane“We are offering some promotional seats at Rs.500, including taxes on the new route for which passengers can book from June 17-22 to fly between July 20 and Oct 25,” the airline said in a statement here.

The Indian-Malaysian joint venture commenced its operations June 12 with a daily service from Bangalore to Goa and will launch its second service to Chennai June 19.

“We are able to announce our third destination (Kochi) within a few days of our launch as we are encouraged by the response to our product and service,” AirAsia chief executive Mittu Chaindilya said in the statement.

The low-cost carrier has done due diligence on operating the third service with a view to reaching out more first-time fliers.