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Name: AKASHGANGA AIRLINES
7JetSet7 Code: AKG
Status: Currently Not Operational
Region: ORIENT
City: NEW DELHI
Country: INDIA
Employees 27
Web: flyakashganga.com
Email: info@flyakashganga.com
Telephone: +91 11 46767741
Fax: +91 11 46767742
Sita:
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Click below for data links:
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Formed and started operations in 2009. Domestic, regional, & international, charter, non-scheduled, passenger & cargo, jet airplane services.

Address:
147-148 Somdutt Chamber II
9 Bhikaji Cama Place
New Delhi 110 066, India

Main Base:
Aadharshila Campus
VIP Road, Alambagh
Lucknow 226005, India

June 2009: AkashGanga Airlines Limited (AKG), which is going to commence operations by the end of 2009, is the first airline in the state of Uttar Pradesh and Uttaranchal. The Ministry of Civil Aviation of India has already granted an Air Operator Certificate (AOC) to operate nonscheduled passenger services. The Airport Authority of India has already allotted the parking base (also Operations Hub) of AkashGanga Airlines at Lucknow International Airport.

Uttar Pradesh is the dense populated state where the people are facing problems to go to the far places if they need to go there urgently. There is no need to mention here that the train journey takes more time. To tackle these situations of this state, (AKG) has decided to connect the capital of Uttar Pradesh - Lucknow with the metropolitan areas and the important cities of India so that the people of this state can avail this facility and also save their time.

At present, (AKG) has planned to connect Lucknow with most of the important cities of India like Kolkata, Chennai, Mumbai, Bangalore, Kochin, Pune, Hyderabad, Nagpur, Ahmadabad, Guahati, Jaipur, Srinagar, Jammu, Patna, Ranchi, Trivendram, Tirupati, Gaya, Leh, Kullu, Dehradoon, Chandigarh, Ludhiana, Jabalpur, Bhopal, Indore, etc. If the Governments of Uttar Pradesh and Uttaranchal cooperate, then this facility can be provided to the people of few more important cities of Uttar Pradesh like Gorakhpur, Allahabad, Agra, Muradabad, Varanasi, Kushinagar, Shrawasti, etc and also to the important cities of Uttaranchal like Dehradoon, Pantnagar, Pitauragarh, etc. If (AKG) gets the cooperation from these Governments, helicopter facilities for the far places like Kedarnath, Badrinath, Hemkund Saheb, etc can also be provided.

(AKG) has also planned to connect pilgrimages of Lord Budha like Varanashi, Gaya, Kushinagar, Shrawasti and Aurangabad, other pilgrimages like Bhubhneshwar, Tirupati, Madurai, Jammu, Hill stations like Srinagar, Shimla, Kullu, Leh and tourist places like Jodhpur, Udaypur, Jaiselmer, Goa, etc.

Non-scheduled routes:

1. Buddhist Circuit (Group/Chartered):

Lucknow - Varanasi - Gaya - Kushinagar - Shravasti

2. Tourism Circuits (Group/Chartered):

Lucknow - Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Udaipur

Lucknow - Delhi - Jammu - Leh

Lucknow - Dehradoon - Chandigargh

Lucknow - Delhi - Shimla - Kullu - Srinagar

Lucknow - Pune - Goa

3. Pilgrim Circuits:

Lucknow - Delhi - Bhuneshwar - Tirupati - Mudurai

Lucknow - Delhi - Jammu - Leh

Lucknow - Varanasi - Kolkata

4. Business Circuits:

Lucknow - Bhopal - Indore - Pune

Lucknow - Patna - Ranchi - Kolkata

Lucknow - Raipur - Hyderabad - Kochi

Lucknow - Agra - Mumbai

Lucknow - Jaipur - Ahmadabad

Lucknow - Delhi - Guwahati

Lucknow - Hyderabad - Bangalore - Kochi

Fleet:
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April 2014:

2 EMBRAER EMB-145.

Management:
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Click below for photos:
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AKG-DIR FIN-SEP09
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AKG-MD-SEP09

ER GAURISHANKAR, CHAIRMAN.
Er GauriShankar is the Chairman of AkashGanga Airlines Limited (AKG). He is the most dynamic person and having a mainspring of ideas in entrepreneurship and also a man of manoeuvre planning, he has lots of patience and wisdom. He is a graduate Engineer & did AMIE in Civil Engineering in 1980. He started his career as Junior Engineer in U P, Public Works Department in 1970. With his dynamic and technical know how and able leadership, he made his way to the post of Chief Engineer. During his tenure in different capacities in the department, he achieved many milestones in his carrier.

After retiring from a distinguished 39 years of his services & extensive experience, AkashGanga Airlines (AKG) will reach to new heights of glory by satisfying honorable guests by way of regular & timely flight operations, in-flight services & providing sustained return to the investors.

PANKAJ VERMA, MANAGING DIRECTOR.
He is one of the original promoters as well as director of this airline. He is very young entrepreneur, who has to his credit multi roles of business, handling all sort of problems very successfully. AkashGanga Airlines Ltd (AKG) is his own brainchild, which has been developed and is now taking shape.

He is the Managing Director of AAMRAPALI BUILDTECH (P) LTD, constructing many building projects in private sectors.

He has his own institutional land in the vicinity of Lucknow city for Engineering, MBA and B. Pharma, Colleges as its approval has already been accorded by A I C T E Government of India, New Delhi. In years to come AkashGanga Airlines (AKG) shall reach to its highest glory under his able leadership.

CAPTAIN SIKANDER RIZVI, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR.
He has over 30 years of experience in aviation industry. Apart from flying, he has remained in key operations posts. He is on the Board of Directors of M/s Virgo Air Limited, M/s Skytech Aviation Limited and M/s Geeta Airlines Limited. He has also been the Director (Operations) of Nepal Airways for the last two years. Besides the above key posts, now he is also a promoter as well as Executive Director of AkashGanga Airlines (AKG). Despite his vast experience, expertise and technical know-how in the field of airlines, he has accepted the challenge for operation of this airline.

K S NAGAR, DIRECTOR FINANCE.
He is a graduate, Civil Engineer and has remained on the post of different capacities in (UPPWD), and retired from the post of Executive Engineer on 31st July, 2008. He has constructed so many projects in the state during his tenure. Now, he is the Director (Finance) of (AKG).

ASHOK MAHANA, DIRECTOR ADMINISTRATION.
He is graduate from Lucknow University. He is a reputed businessman & has his own Construction Company, completing several projects with entire satisfaction. He is also engaged in the textile export business as well as ready made garments. Apart from the above business, he is also a promoter & director of this company.

Besides, the aforesaid directors, two more directors are inducted provisionally according to the requirements of work subject to the conditions of the security clearance from the (DGCA).

MR ALEXANDER, DIRECTOR MARKETING.
He is engaged in the export business and has his own unit of hand painting work of colorful designs on textiles and ready made garments in Delhi. He also has his own farm consisting of a rubber plantation in Kerala. Now, he is Director of the Marketing and Business Promotion division.

 
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