Air India is known for introducing the new flights as per the ‘Connect India’ programme. This time its wholly owned subsidiary, Alliance Air will start its flights on two new routes in consideration of the great demand from the students, defence, industrial, IT and community sectors. The new flights will be introduced from May 23, 2016 on Bhopal-Jabalpur-Hyderabad and Bhopal-Raipur-Pune sectors. After flights are introduced at these routes, Bhopal will have direct connectivity with Hyderabad and Pune. These flights will provide best short distance connectivity between the important cities of India.
As per report, passengers will have an opportunity to avail the air service from this airline four days a week on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays. The starting flight will take-off from Bhopal at 0845 hrs and will land at Jabalpur at 0950 hrs. From Jabalpur, it will take-off at 1020 hrs and will reach Hyderabad at 1220 hrs. Considering the return flight, AI 9864 will take-off from Hyderabad at 1250 hrs and will reach Jabalpur at 1450 hrs. The flight will leave Jabalpur at 1450 hrs and will land at Bhopal at 1625 hrs. Further, a new flight will be operated between Bhopal and Jabalpur.