Air Odisha

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Air Odisha
Air Odisha logo.png
IATA ICAO Callsign
6X [1]
Commenced operations2011
Hubs
AllianceGSEC Monarch Aviation
Fleet size2
Destinations27
Company sloganFly With Smile
Parent companyAir Odisha Aviation Private Limited (AOAPL)
HeadquartersBhubaneswar, Odisha, India
Key peopleRadhakanta Pani
(Chairman and Managing Director)
Websiteairodisha.com

Air Odisha was[2] an Indian regional airline based in Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India. It operated daily flights to numerous destinations across India, according to the Regional Connectivity Scheme. The airline officially had its base at Biju Patnaik International Airport[3] with an additional operation base at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport. It meanwhile suspended operations.[2]

History[edit]

Air Odisha Aviation Private Limited (AOAPL) was formed under Companies Act, Government of Odisha to provide air charter service.[4] Air Odisha is one of the regional scheduled airlines of India. The airline availed its license to commence scheduled operations on 13 February 2018.[5] In February 2018, 60% of Air Odisha's stake was sold to GSEC Monarch Aviation, an Adani Group enterprise.[6]

Destinations[edit]

Air Odisha flew to 27 destinations in India as of May 2018.[citation needed]

Country State City Airport Notes
India Andhra Pradesh Kadapa Kadapa Airport
Visakhapatnam Visakhapatnam Airport
Chhattisgarh Jagdalpur Jagdalpur Airport
Raipur Swami Vivekananda Airport
Daman and Diu Diu Diu Airport
Delhi New Delhi Indira Gandhi International Airport
Gujarat Ahmedabad Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport Hub
Bhavnagar Bhavnagar Airport
Jamnagar Jamnagar Airport
Mundra Mundra Airport
Surat Surat Airport
Jharkhand Ranchi Birsa Munda Airport
Karnataka Bangalore Kempegowda International Airport
Mysore Mysore Airport
Madhya Pradesh Gwalior Rajmata Vijaya Raje Scindia Air Terminal
Indore Devi Ahilya Bai Holkar Airport
Odisha Bhubaneswar Biju Patnaik International Airport Hub
Jharsuguda Jharsuguda Airport
Rourkela Rourkela Airport
Puducherry Pondicherry Pondicherry Airport
Tamil Nadu Chennai Chennai International Airport
Neyveli Neyveli Airport
Salem Salem Airport
Uttar Pradesh Gorakhpur Mahayogi Gorakhnath Airport
Kanpur Ganesh Shanker Vidyarthi Airport
Lucknow Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport
Varanasi Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport

Fleet[edit]

As of April 2018, the Air Odisha fleet consisted of the following aircraft:[7]

Air Odisha Fleet
Aircraft In Service Orders Passengers Notes
Beechcraft 1900 1 19 Operational
Cessna 208 Caravan 1 14 Reserved
Total 2

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Air Odisha". www.airodisha.com. Archived from the original on 16 February 2018. Retrieved 16 February 2018.
  2. ^ a b ch-aviation.com – Air Odisha retrieved 14 April 2019
  3. ^ "Air Odisha on ch-aviation". ch-aviation.
  4. ^ "About Air Odisha". Air Odisha. Archived from the original on 18 July 2014. Retrieved 22 April 2018.
  5. ^ "Air Odisha gets flying permit, to begin ops on 17 Feb from Gujarat". 13 February 2018 – via The Economic Times.
  6. ^ By PTI (16 February 2018). "Adani kin buys out Air Deccan, picks up 60% in Air Odisha – The Economic Times". M.economictimes.com.
  7. ^ "Our Flights". Air Odisha. 22 April 2018. Archived from the original on 22 April 2018. Retrieved 22 April 2018.

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