- On February 5, 2015, Transaero Airlines carried out its first flight on the Moscow-New Delhi route.
- Transaero Airlines
Flight UN543/544 between Moscow and New Delhi is operated from Moscow Vnukovo Airport, Terminal A two times per week according to the following schedule (local time):
Departure from Moscow on Thursdays and Saturdays at 12.10, arriving in New Delhi at 20.45.Departure from New Delhi on Fridays and Sundays at 04.00, arriving in Moscow at 07.40.
Transaero uses Boeing 767 aircraft, configured with business-, economy- and tourist-class cabins.
Special events were arranged to mark the launch of the new service at Vnukovo and New Delhi airports. The solemn ceremony at Vnukovo airport was attended by Director General of OJSC “Vnukovo Airport” Vasily Alexandrov and Deputy General Director of Transaero Airlines Dmitry Erzakovich. In accordance with tradition, the first passenger checked-in for the inaugural flight was granted with a Transaero Privilege loyalty card with awarded points and an invitation to the business-lounge of Vnukovo airport. All passengers of the first flight received some souvenirs.
The warm reception awaited the passengers and the crew at New Delhi International Airport. The aircraft was welcomed by the traditional water cannon salute. And the special cake was prepared for the Transaero’s crew upon the arrival and before the departure.
Passengers arriving in Moscow can take advantage of convenient connections with a lot of domestic and international flights served by Transaero Airlines. The modern and convenient Terminal A of Vnukovo airport accommodates all transfer services under one roof. The Moscow-New Delhi service has already attracted interest of transit passengers travelling from North America and Europe.
The price of a return ticket on the New Delhi-Moscow route starts from: USD 332 in economy class and USD 1,587 in business class.