Increase in passengers from Mysore Airport; New flights in winter schedule

Sunday, September 8, 2019

The occupancy rates of both incoming and outgoing flights from Mysuru have reached a new high triggering interest among private airlines keen to operate from the city.

The average occupancy rate of both incoming and outgoing flights to Hyderabad is at 94% per cent while it was 86% in case of flights to Chennai. Occupancy rates of flights to Kochi and Goa introduced recently under UDAN 3 was also above 72%. According to reports, only Bangalore route is relatively less occupied with an average occupancy rate of 58% .

In the upcoming Winter schedule, Indigo will operate a direct flight from Hyderabad to Mysuru and back while TruJet has a slot for a flight from Chennai to Mysuru. The same flight will connect the city with Belagavi giving the people of Mysuru and surrounding areas an easy and a convenient air link to the north Karnataka region. All flights operating out of Mysuru are ATR type of planes with a capacity of 72 passengers.

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