TOP 10 AIRWAYS OF INDIA – JETLITE
JetLite was formerly known as Air Sahara and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Jet Airways India Ltd, based in Mumbai, Maharashtra. It operates flights to 25 national while 2 international destinations. It is known for honoring the time of the customers, clean aircrafts and very efficient flight staff. the airline operates scheduled services connecting metropolitan centres.
The Jetlite airlines was established on 20 September 1991 and began operations on 3 December 1993 with has two Boeing 737-200 aircraft as Sahara Airlines. Initially this services were primarily concentrated in the northern sectors of India and keeping Delhi as its base, and then operations were extended to cover all the country.
Sahara Airlines was rebranded as Air Sahara on 2 October 2000, Sahara Airlines remains the carrier’s registered name. On 22 March 2004 it became an international carrier with the start of flights from Chennai to Colombo. It is also a part of the major Sahara India Pariwar business. The uncertainty over the airline’s fate has caused its share of the domestic Indian air transport market go down from approximately 11% in Jan 2006 to a reported 8.5% in April month.