Panaji: Those travelling from Pune to Goa and vice versa will for the first time get to reach their destination directly through Kingfisher Red which begins its service from Pune to Goa.
Kingfisher Red Airlines has launched its direct flight service on the virgin air route of Pune-Goa from July 1. This is the first time that both the destinations would be connected via air.
The flights will operate six days a week except on Sundays. The flights between Pune and Goa are being operated as Kingfisher Red service which is a unique class of low fare flying. The flights are conveniently timed with the flight, IT 2801departing from Pune at 12 noon and arriving in Goa at 1:15 pm. The return flight, IT 2802 will take off from Goa at 1:45 pm and reach Pune at 3 pm and then fly onwards to Indore and arrive there at 4:50 pm.
The release has quoted Prakash Mirpuri, Vice President-Corporate Communications, and the UB Group as stating that the flight will connect Pune with popular tourist destination of Goa.