11 June 2019
In order to promote air travel between Myanmar and India, Yangon Aerodrome Company Ltd (“YACL”) is going to organize a one-day roadshow in Kolkata on 14th June.
YACL and one of the Indian airline operators, IndiGo will co-host the Enchanting Myanmar 2019, India event at JW Marriott Hotel in Kolkata. About 500 representatives from airlines and travel operators from the two countries are expected to attend the event.
Myanmar participants in the event include Myanmar Tourism Federation
and Myanmar Airways International.
Currently, the only Indian airline operating at Yangon International Airport (YIA) is Air India, which operates three scheduled flight per week to and from New Delhi.
YACL said that the roadshow would raise awareness about the airport and promote air connectivity between India and Myanmar.
YIA handled a total of 6.035 million passengers in 2018.