Staff Reporter

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The summer schedule of Air India’s international flights came into effect on Sunday. The Thiruvananthapuram-Riyadh flight, AI 925, on Wednesdays will depart at 12.15 noon instead of 4.30 p.m. The AI 915 flight from Thiruvananthapuram to Dammam on Wednesdays will depart at 4.15 a.m. instead of 5 a.m. The Thiruvananthapuram-Mumbai flight, AI 916, on Wednesdays will depart at 4.45 p.m. instead of 5.30 p.m. Airline sources said there was no change for other flights from here.

Special fares

Air India has come up with summer special fares on 148 domestic sectors from Friday.

The special fares will be in four levels — Rs.1,891, Rs.2,276, Rs.2,611 and Rs.2,901 — and will be offered till June 30, a press release said.

The fares include the passenger service fee. However, passengers will have to pay the user development fees applicable in airports. The tickets have to be bought 30 days in advance and the fare is not refundable.

The special fare between Delhi and Thiruvananthapuram is Rs.2,901 and Mumbai and Kozhikode, Rs.2,276. It is Rs.2,611 between Mumbai and Kochi or Thiruvananthapuram.