Vistara inaugurated its international operations with a Delhi-Singapore flight that departed 6 August 2019 from Delhi and arrived at Singapore’s Changi International Airport. Vistara’s Chief Guests for the occasion, Lim Thuan Kuan, High Commissioner of Singapore to India and Douglas Webster, COO, Delhi International Airport graced the inaugural lamp-lighting ceremony held just before the airline’s first international flight opened for check-in at T3, IGI Delhi International Airport.
"From today onwards, Indian aviation will have a new symbol of the finest and modern Indian hospitality in global skies with Vistara. As an Indian airline with contemporary global outlook, Vistara is committed to making India proud in world aviation. All our efforts have been focused on creating memorable flying experience by providing exemplary service to travellers and introducing customer centric innovations in product and service. We’re delighted to reach this milestone in Vistara’s journey with starting service to a city that holds significant importance to us for more than one reason,” Leslie Thng, CEO, Vistara, said.
"As Singapore grows in the ASEAN region, the buzz word remains ‘connectivity’. I am so glad that Vistara today starts international operations with its first flight to Singapore. I have seen Vistara grow from the day it started operations and I’m delighted to see the airline take the next step forward in connecting India to the world and vice versa. My heartfelt congratulations to everyone at Vistara on this momentous occasion and I wish Vistara the very best.” said the High Commissioner of Singapore to India, said.