United Airlines is
marking ten years of its daily nonstop service between Mumbai Airport and
its New York/Newark hub, Newark Liberty International
Airport. Launched in October 2007, the service has carried over 1.6
million customers on over 7,000 flights.
this milestone, United employees, guests and customers from across the travel
industry joined Marcel Fuchs - United Vice president Atlantic and Pacific
Sales; Thorsten Lettnin - United Managing Director Continental Europe and
India, Sales; Harvinder Singh - United Country Manager India; and Gregory
Taevs-Commercial Consul for the U.S. Embassy in India - at the Taj Mahal Hotel
are extremely proud to mark a decade of this successful route and thank our
valued customers and the travel trade community across India for choosing
United,” said Harvinder Singh. “Our Mumbai service also offers a
comprehensive network of onward connections from our New York/Newark hub to
points all across the Americas.”
Mumbai-New York/Newark flight is operated by Boeing 777-200ER aircraft with a
total of 267 seats – 50 flat-bed seats in United Polar is business class and
217 seats in United Economy, including 72 Economy Plus seats.
has served India since 2005 and offers daily nonstop services from Mumbai and
Delhi to New York/Newark.