Mangaluru, Jan 18, 2017: It is confirmed that Jet Airways has began the daily direct flight between Mangaluru and Delhi.
Sources at MIA, Mangaluru International Airport say that there were 159 passengers on board when the Jet Airways flight Boeing 737 took off to Delhi on the first day. And the flight had 135 passengers on the return trip. The aircraft is said to have a seating capacity of 160.
So far there were no direct flights to Delhi and passengers depended on connecting flights via Bengaluru or Mumbai or many took the train. However, Jet Airways flight reaches Delhi in 2 hours and 50 minutes it is stated.