Air India will be introducing a daily hub and spoke flight from Chennai to Mumbai from Sunday to connect the non-stop flight (AI 141) to New York.
AI 643 will depart Chennai at 8.40 pm from the international terminal, arrive in Mumbai at 10.25 pm and connect the non-stop flight AI 141 to New York leaving Mumbai at 1.10 am on the next day.
The flight will arrive in New York at 7 am (local time). With this hub and spoke flight from Chennai to connect NY flight, Air India would be offering through check-in for the passengers with immigration and customs clearance in Chennai.
AI 643 / 141 would offer the fastest service from Chennai to New York with the convenient arrival time of 7 am (local time) which would enable passengers to connect various destinations within the US.
This hub and spoke flight service to New York by Air India from Chennai would enable passengers to save nearly 2-3 hours compared to other direct carriers operating out of Chennai.
AI 141 is being operated with the state-of-art B777-200 LR with eight first class, 35 executive class and 195 economy class seats. Air India also offers a new concept of service on board — Conveno for the first class passengers which offers meals to be served at the convenience and preferred time of the passengers.