An Air India 787 in London (Photo: AirlineGeeks

London’s Stansted Airport Kicks Off First Service to India

Air India's first service to London's Stansted airport celebrated its inaugural flight on Thursday. The service from Amritsar in India - numbered AI 166 - is operated by a Boeing 787-8 aircraft and will fly three times a week, departing Stansted on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays. The route marks the only nonstop link between London and Amritsar and is the newest part of Stansted's goal of achieving a significant long-haul route network. To celebrate the inaugural flight, Stansted organised a…