Sunday, July 12, 2015

Commencement of @FlyTruJet flight operations from @RGIAHyd

Regional low cost carrier TruJet, part of Turbo Megha Airways Pvt Ltd, took off from Hyderabad to Tirupati on Sunday.Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju inaugurated the first commercial flight of TruJet, promoted by a group of investors including actor Ram Charan Teja, son of actor-turned-politician Chiranjeevi.

TruJety has a fleet of two ATR 72-500 aircraft leased from an Irish company. It plans to acquire more aircraft and setting up a maintenance, repair and overhaul facility entailing an investment of Rs 500 crore as it also plans to gradually add new destinations.