In-line with its international expansion plans, Indigo has signed a one-way codeshare agreement with Qatar Airways.

This agreement between the two carriers will see Qatar Airways place its code on Indigo flights between Doha and Delhi, Mumbai and Hyderabad.

This is the second codeshare agreement for Indigo as part of its growth strategy for international markets. Qatar Airways will place its code “QR” on Indigo operated flights between the mentioned destinations.

“We are extremely proud to secure this strategic partnership with Indigo, the largest airline in one of the world’s fastest growing aviation markets,” said Al Baker, group chief executive, Qatar Airways.

“We believe this agreement will be just the first step in strengthening our relationship and we very much look forward to working together to harness our complementary strengths and resources, to enhance the travel experience for our passengers around the world.”

Also commenting Ronojoy Dutta, chief executive officer at Indigo said:

“This is a momentous occasion for us, as we sign this codeshare agreement with one of the finest airlines in the world. This strategic alliance will not only strengthen our international operations, but also boost economic growth in India, by bringing in more traffic and heralding opportunities for trade and tourism through seamless mobility.”