Vistara began working the cargo flights on Sunday, 19 April 2020 between Delhi and Mumbai, and can function extra such flights over the subsequent two weeks.
- Last Updated: April 23, 2020, 11:02 AM IST
- Edited by: Anirudh SK
Vistara has deployed its newly-inducted Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner plane to move reduction materials, medical provides and important industrial items throughout the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Vistara began working the cargo flights on Sunday, 19 April 2020 between Delhi and Mumbai, and can function extra such flights over the subsequent two weeks, carrying very important provides and industrial cargo to and from numerous elements of India, together with however not restricted to Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata and Mumbai. Each of the cargo flights on Vistara’s Dreamliner has a capability of 20 tonnes, making certain steady provide and replenishment of medicines, gear and different essential items the place essential.
Vinod Kannan, Chief Commercial Officer, Vistara, stated, “We are making every possible effort within our means to help India fight COVID-19, and delivering life-saving medical supplies to our fellow citizens is one of them. We will use all available resources to support the Government, businesses and communities across the country who might need our help in these very tough times. We thank the Ministry of Civil Aviation and the DGCA for approving our B787 operations and allowing us to play our part towards this initiative.”
Vistara claimed that it’s going to be certain that the working and helping employees on all-cargo flights, together with tech crew, engineers, safety personnel and cargo loaders, take all essential precautions for his or her well being and security whereas on responsibility. The airline will proceed to discover extra alternatives for cargo operations within the following weeks.