Here’s our weekly roundup of new air routes.
Wow Air picks Delhi as first Asian destination
Icelandic LCC WOW Air will launch flights between nine major US states to the capital of India, New Delhi, this December.
The flights will depart from Newark (EWR), Boston (BOS), Baltimore (BWI), Chicago (ORD), Pittsburgh (PIT), Detroit (DTW), San Francisco (SFO), Los Angeles (LAX) and St. Louis (STL).
LOT Polish Airlines links Singapore and Warsaw
LOT Polish Airlines (LOT) has begun flights between Warsaw and Singapore, the first non-stop link connecting the Asian city-state to Central and Eastern Europe. The 12-hour service is operated on a Boeing B787-8 aircraft, with a capacity of 252 seats in a three-class configuration.
The flight schedule is as follows:
New HK-Moscow service takes off
Hong Kong Airlines has begun a seasonal thrice-weekly service between Hong Kong and Moscow, marking the carrier’s entry into Europe.
On Tuesdays, HK2019 takes off at 16.15 and arrives in Moscow at 21.25. The return leg, HX2018, will depart Moscow at 00.20, and arrive in Hong Kong at 15.00 on Wednesdays.
On Fridays and Sundays, HK2019 takes off at 15.00 and arrives in Moscow at 20.10. The return leg, HX2018, will depart Moscow at 00.35, and arrive in Hong Kong at 15.15 on Mondays and Saturdays.
AirAsia connects Hua Hin and KL
AirAsia (Malaysia) has launched direct flights from Hua Hin in Thailand to the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur.
Taking two hours per way, there will be four flights weekly on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.
AK830 will depart Kuala Lumpur at 10.00, and arrive in Hua Hin at 11.00. The return flight, AK831 will depart Hua Hin at 11.30, and arrive in Kuala Lumpur at 14.35.
Scoot to Pekanbaru from next month
Scoot has launched ticket sales for its new four-times weekly Singapore- Pekanbaru services commencing June 4, 2018.
Operated with a A320 aircraft, flight time will take 35 minutes one-way. Flight schedule will be as follows: