Alliance Air will start Hubli to Hyderabad direct flight from March 31. Citizens of Hubballi Dharwad were requesting a direct connection to Hyderabad since many days. Many have welcomed the decision of Alliance Air and expressed their happiness on social media.
As per the Air India booking site, flight 9I-879 will depart Hyderabad at 6:30 AM and reach Hubballi Airport at 7:55 AM. In the return direction, flight 9I-880 will depart Hubballi Airport at 8:20 AM and reach Hyderabad Airport at 9:50 AM.
The flight service will be available for 3 days a week i.e on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday starting from March 31. Alliance Air will deploy ATR 72-600 aircraft which has a seating capacity of 72 seats.
Confirming the same on Twitter, Dharwad MP Pralhad Joshi said that “The Authorities of Alliance Air have confirmed that they will start Hubli to Hyderabad direct flight three times a week.” He also said that soon Hubballi Airport will connect with other destinations as well.