Flights from Jharsuguda to BBSR, Raipur from June 5: MoCA
Bhubaneswar: Alliance Air will launch its domestic flight services from the Veer Surendra Sai Airport (VSSA), Jharsuguda to Bhubaneswar and Raipur from June 5 instead of June 1.
Earlier, there were reports that the Alliance Air will launch the daily flights from June 1. However, the Ministry of Civil Aviation through a tweet confirmed that the flight operation will be launched from June 5.
More feathers in the cap of #UDAN. Alliance Air would be commencing operations from Jharsuguda connecting Bhubaneswar & Raipur on June 5, 2019. Flights would also be mounted to connect Mysore & Bengaluru on June 7; Mysore to Cochin & Goa are in pipeline.#SabUdenSabJuden
— Ministry of Civil Aviation (@MoCA_GoI) May 31, 2019
The daily flights VSS airport to Bhubaneswar and Raipur would operate under the Ude Desh Ka Aam Nagrik (UDAN) scheme, the ministry added.
The Jharsuguda-bound flight would depart from Bhubaneswar at 9.05 am and arrive at the VSSA at 10.10 am. The flight would leave Jharsuguda at 10.35 am towards Bhubaneswar and land at the Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPIA) at 11.40 am, airport official sources said.