Flybig airlines is all set to start direct flight service between Guwahati, the capital city of Assam and Tezu in Arunachal Pradesh.
Informing about the direct flight service, Flybig in a tweet on Wednesday said the airlines will start direct flight connecting Guwahati with Tezu from August 19, 2021.
“Introducing Tezu, the town of pristine lakes and verdant valleys! #flybig is delighted to connect Tezu to Guwahati with direct flights starting 19th Aug 2021. Also connecting Rupsi and Kolkata. For bookings please visit http://flybig.in or call on 9910655655,” Flybig tweeted.
The Guwahati-Tezu route is a part of the Regional Connectivity Scheme – UDAN.
Flybig informed that the fares will start at Rs 1,199.
Introducing Tezu, the town of pristine lakes and verdant valleys! #flybig is delighted to connect Tezu to Guwahati with direct flights starting 19th Aug 2021. Also connecting Rupsi and Kolkata. For bookings please visit https://t.co/ghNTxHp31c or call on 9910655655.#flybig2021 pic.twitter.com/YAYuoxWwxM
— flybig (@flybigairlines) August 11, 2021
Tezu is known for its natural beauty and the new flight service is expected to boost the tourism sector in the area.
The chief commercial officer of Flybig, Gaurav Rathore said, “It gives me immense pride to announce that we have successfully established air connectivity in Tezu providing people of this city the freedom to travel via air.”
“This challenging phase of the pandemic has reiterated the importance of air connectivity and we are committed to bringing air connectivity to the underserved areas in the country.”
“Tezu is a beautiful destination for travellers and pilgrims alike. A flight between Tezu and Guwahati is a remarkable landmark that will make travel convenient for passengers,” he added.
“Arunachal Pradesh now has a strong air network with earlier Pasighat and now Tezu activating air service. We are grateful to the Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh, Pema Khandu for his support and guidance in carrying out the operation successfully,” Rathore further said.