Air Italy has announced its entry into the Indian aviation market with new flights connecting Milan with New Delhi and Mumbai. The flight services to Delhi will commence from December 7, and the Mumbai-Milan route will be operational from December 14, 2018. According to a previous announcement, this international service was expected to start this month.

Air Italy will be operating each of these routes thrice a week. The airline will be deploying its 252-seater Airbus A330 aircraft, with 24 seats in business class and remaining 228 in economy on both the routes.

Rossen Dimitrov, Chief Operating Officer of Air Italy said, “We look forward to the connection between Italy and two of the main business and tourist destinations in Asia – Mumbai and New Delhi. With the launch of our India operations in December, we are excited to offer newer routes and a wider travel option to the discerning travellers from India.”

Additionally, this new service will also offer Indian travellers with better connectivity to New York, Miami and within Italy to Rome, Palermo, Catania, Napoli, Lamezia Terme and Olbia through Milan.