Scindia flags off Star Air's flights connecting Jamnagar with Bengaluru, Hyderabad

Updated: few hours ago

New Delhi, Aug 26 (PTI) Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia flagged off Star Air's flights connecting Jamnagar in Gujarat to Bengaluru and Hyderabad on Thursday, the Ministry of Civil Aviation said.

Under the regional connectivity scheme, UDAN, financial incentives from the Centre, state governments and airport operators are extended to selected airlines to encourage operations from unserved and underserved airports, and keep airfares affordable.

The thrice-weekly flights on the Jamnagar-Bengaluru and Jamnagar-Hyderabad routes will be operated under the UDAN scheme by Star Air, a statement issued by the ministry noted.