India has seen a surge in demand for private jet charters in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Handout / Book My Charters India has seen a surge in demand for private jet charters in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Handout / Book My Charters
India has seen a surge in demand for private jet charters in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Handout / Book My Charters

India’s tycoons take private jets to Goa, Maldives to escape coronavirus-ravaged cities

  • Business is booming for chartered aircraft in the world’s third worst-hit nation for Covid-19, as the country’s wealthy look to escape crowded airports
  • A one-hour flight on a 16-seater private plane from Mumbai to Goa can cost as much as US$8,000, but those stumping up the cash say it’s worth it

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India has seen a surge in demand for private jet charters in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Handout / Book My Charters India has seen a surge in demand for private jet charters in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Handout / Book My Charters
India has seen a surge in demand for private jet charters in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Handout / Book My Charters
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