Akasa Air: Akasa Air’s first aircraft reached Delhi, permission to start air operator service soon

Akasa Air: Backed by stock market veteran Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, Akasa Air’s first aircraft Boeing 737 MAX (Boeing 737 MAX) landed at the Delhi airport on Tuesday. Akasa Air will now require an air operator permit from the airline’s regulator DGCA in the country before commencing commercial operations. According to Akasa Air, the aircraft was delivered […]
 


Akasa Air: Akasa Air’s first aircraft reached Delhi, permission to start air operator service soonAkasa Air: Backed by stock market veteran Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, Akasa Air’s first aircraft Boeing 737 MAX (Boeing 737 MAX) landed at the Delhi airport on Tuesday. Akasa Air will now require an air operator permit from the airline’s regulator DGCA in the country before commencing commercial operations. According to Akasa Air, the aircraft was delivered on June 15 in Seattle, USA. This is the first delivery of 72 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft that Akasa Air ordered from Boeing last November.

According to Akasa Air, the airline has welcomed the arrival of its first Boeing 737 MAX aircraft at Indira Gandhi International Airport in the presence of its team. Vinay Dubey, MD & CEO, Akasa Air said that Akasa Air is a prime example of the progress made by Indian aviation in recent years. New India.”

Boeing India also tweeted from its official Twitter handle and wrote, ‘Welcome home’. Salil Gupte, President, Boeing India said that Boeing is proud to partner with Akasa Air as they begin their journey towards making air travel more inclusive and affordable for all.

How to get Air Operator License

Akasa Air will now have to obtain an air operator certificate from aviation regulator DGCA to fly. After which the airline will be able to start its commercial flight operations. Akasa Air’s proven flight will have to take off from Delhi multiple times to satisfy aviation regulator DGCA to get the Air Operator Certificate. The flight will have DGCA officials and airline officials as passengers. Caribbean crew members will also be present. Let us tell you that the test flight is done to satisfy the aviation regulator DGCA to show that the aircraft and its components are working properly. After the inspection flight, the airline must conduct the certified flight after which the DGCA issues the Air Operator Certificate (AOC).