Novo Air Starts Journey | January 10, 2013
Novo Air, new addition to the domestic airlines in Bangladesh, started its journey yesterday. Lieutenant Colonel (Retired) Faruk Khan, MP, Minister for the ministry of Civil Aviation & Tourism inaugurated the formal operations of the latest domestic airlines of Bangladesh at a program yesterday at Domestic Terminal of Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport.
Initially, the new airline starts scheduled domestic airline operations to and from major cities of Bangladesh including Dhaka, Chittagong, Jessore with its two EMB 145 Jets imported from Brazil. Flight operations to and from Sylhet and Cox Bazar will start soon. Both of the aircrafts can carry 49 passengers each upto a distance of 2500 km. These aircrafts are equipped with the most reliable engines of Rolls Royce, which can provide the fastest means of travel between destinations.
In the inauguration ceremony, the minister hoped that Novo Air will operate with passenger satisfaction in mind and keep up strongly with the standards of passenger service.
According to the Novo Air authorities, US-based aircraft interior design company, C&D Interiors designed the cabin and baggage compartments of the aircraft. Novo Air aircraft are capable of landing in inclement weather without compromising the safety.
Currently, Novo Air is also the service provider for China Southern, Tiger Airways, two foreign airlines in Bangladesh as General Sales & Service Agent (GSA). Novo Air is engaged in providing comprehensive sales, airport operations and customer care services to its foreign partners such as passenger and cargo handling, check-in, ramp, baggage services etc.
Though Novo Air flights are limited to Chittagong, Jessore, it has plans to increase
its destination to Barisal, Saidpur and Rajshahi very soon beside Sylhet and Cox Bazar. Four Dhaka-Chittagong, one Dhaka-Cox Bazar and one Dhaka-Jessore Novo air flights are scheduled to be operated everyday.
To know about the Dhaka air fare, check out Novo Air Fare Chart.