Air India launches Ahmedabad – New York flight service27 July 2016
Air India extends its Ahmedabad – London service across the Atlantic to Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey.
Effective from 15th August 2016, the flights are now available for booking. The sector will be operated using Air India’s two-class Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft.
Under the new schedule, Air India’s flights from Ahmedabad to London Heathrow will continue to Newark every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Services will depart the Indian city at 0530 and arrive in London at 1015. After a short stop, the aircraft will take off again at 1230 and arrive in Newark at 1500.
On the return leg, flights will depart Newark at 2230 every Monday and Friday and touchdown at Heathrow at 1015 the next morning. The same aircraft will then leave London at 1230 and arrive back in Ahmedabad at 0200 the following morning. On Thursdays however, the return flights will leave Newark at 0200 and arrive in Ahmedabad at 0330 the next morning, including the stop in London.