7-13 April 2017 #853

Further flights

Turkish Airlines has introduced flights to Voronezh in Russia, with a round trip fare of $189 between Istanbul and Voronezh. The flight will be operated thrice a week on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. With this addition, the carrier now flies to 298 destinations in 120 countries.

On air cargo

Qatar Airways Cargo has started freighter service to Cambodia’s capital city, Phnom Penh. The state-owned flag carrier of Qatar will be operating the Doha-Phnom Penh-Doha route once a week. It will offer over 60 tonnes of cargo capacity each way.

New Grand i10

Laxmi InterContinental Pvt. Ltd, the authorised distributor of Hyundai vehicles, has introduced the new bold and stylish Grand i10 with hi-tech features, improved performance and fuel efficiency. Available in Magna, Magna AT, Sportz , Sportz O AT, Sportz O and Asta, the starting price for the Grandi10 is Rs 26, 96,000.

Mustang adventure

Ford is joining hands with Yeti Travel for a seven-day off-road adventure drive to Lo Manthang. The event is being organised to promote use of SUVs in such terrain and to encourage tourism beyond Kathmandu, Pokhara and Chitwan.