IndiGo, with a market share of 48.4% in June 2020, continue to be India’s largest passenger airline. The company primarily operates in India’s domestic air travel market as a low-cost carrier with focus on three pillars – offering low fares, being on-time, and delivering a courteous and hassle-free experience. IndiGo has become synonymous with being on-time.
Since its inception in August 2006, it has grown from a carrier with one plane to a fleet of 255 aircraft today. A uniform fleet for each type of operation, high operational reliability and an award-winning service makes IndiGo one of the most reliable airlines in the world. It currently operates flights to 89 destinations – 63 domestic and 24 internationals. Fourteen codeshare destinations beyond Istanbul on Turkish Airlines are also open for sale. They include, Athens (ATH), Budapest (BUD), Brussels (BRU), Tel Aviv (TLV) , Malta (MLA), Paris (CDG) , Dublin (DUB), Copenhagen (CPH) , Prague (PRG), Vienna (VIE), Zurich (ZRH), Amsterdam (AMS), London Gatwick (LGW) and London Heathrow (LHR).
Company Website: www.goindigo.in/
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In March 2021, Indigo announced that it will commence the aircraft operation from March 28, 2021 to the new Greenfield Orvakal airport located ~20 kms from Kurnool in Andhra Pradesh under the RCS UDAN scheme. Initially, the airline will connect Kurnool with Bengaluru, Vishakhapatnam and Chennai.
In December 2020, Indigo marked 70 % of its pre-Covid capacity and operates ~1,000 international and domestic flights daily
|2019|| Indigo becomes a member of International Air Transport Association (IATA) |
IndiGo announces entry into Myanmar; introduces Yangon as its 18th International and 77th overall destination.
Awarded Best Domestic Airline by FICCI.
Awarded Best Conversational Brand at SAMMIE.
|2018|| IndiGo has become first Indian airline to have a fleet size of 200 plans |
Launched Hong Kong as its fifth international destination
|2017|| Became the first Indian carrier to operate 1,000 flights in a day |
Announced the commencement of its ATR operations in Hyderabad
|2015||Placed order of 250 A320neo aircraft with Airbus|
|2014||Took delivery of the 100th aircraft|
|2012||Crossed the 50 million passenger mark|
|2011|| Became the largest domestic carrier in India by market share |
Placed another order of 180 A320neo aircraft with Airbus
|2009|| Took delivery of the 25th aircraft |
Crossed 10 million passenger mark
|2007||Surpassed one million passenger mark|
|2006|| Took delivery of the first aircraft and launched domestic operations |
Converted into a public company and the name of the company was changed to InterGlobe Aviation Limited
|2005||Placed an order of 100 A320 aircraft with Airbus|
|2004||Incorporated as InterGlobe Aviation Private Limited|