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Air Costa, a first-ever regional domestic airline company based out of Andhra Pradesh, is all set to launch its services from next month. The company will be focusing its operations on south India.
Air Costa is in the process of getting the final approvals from the Director General Civil Aviation (DGCA) and is planning to operate six flights in Phase-I, the company said on Monday.
The company is promoted by Vijayawada-based Lingamaneni Estates and Projects Limited (PEPL) group, which is into urban infrastructure, power, hospitality education and entertainment sectors.
“Air Costa has chosen the state-of-the-art fly-by-wire Embraer E-Jets for their efficiency and reliability. Our plan is to link the under-served markets in India with more direct flights,” KN Babu, chief executive officer of Air Costa, said in a statement.
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