Few air services from Vijayawada affected due to the financial crisis in airlines
With the financial crisis in Air India coming to a standstill, some services were cut from Gannavaram to cut costs. A few more services changed the route of travel.
List of canceled services:
single stop flight between Vijayawada and Delhi (AI 840, AI 544) over Hyderabad was canceled.
Also, daily flights from Vijayawada to Delhi (AI 459) and Delhi to Gannavaram (AI 460) now operate four days a week (Sunday, Monday, Thursday and Friday) from July 16.
Alliance Air, an Air India subsidiary, has also discontinued its services.
ATR-72 flight services from Vijayawada to Tirupati and Bangalore have been canceled since July 16. Two services (morning and evening) running towards Visakhapatnam have been reduced to one. Morning service was canceled.
IndiGo, the only operator to fly from Vijayawada to Singapore, has discontinued its services after the Andhra Pradesh Airports Authority was not keen on bridging the funding gap.