India’s LCC Indigo inducted its 100th Airbus A320 aircraft ‘VT-IDR’ into its fleet making it the third domestic airline to have as many planes. Earlier, Air India and Jet Airways had over 100 planes in their fleet.
“IndiGo celebrates a significant milestone taking its fleet size to a 100 Airbus A320 aircraft. IndiGo took delivery of the ‘VT-IDR’ aircraft to join its ever growing fleet on 23rd December, 2015. The aircraft puja was done today, 24th December 2015, at Terminal 1D Delhi,” the airline said in a statement.
Expressing happiness at the development, Indigo president Aditya Ghosh said: “Ten years ago we had dreamt of one day being a part of 100 aircraft airline. Our sincere gratitude to
Indigo president Aditya Ghosh
over a hundred million customers who have chosen IndiGo and are the reason for us to have reached this milestone.”
Indigo flies 653 daily flights connecting 39 domestic and 5 international destinations.