Vistara announced on July 11, 2019 that its first international destination would be Singapore. The airline launched its first international service from Delhi to Singapore and Mumbai to Singapore, on August 6 and 7, respectively, with the Boeing 737-800 NG previously used by Jet Airways.    Click here to read that mint ePaperMint is now on Telegram. Join the mint channel in your telegram and stay up to date with the latest business news. Vistara has a standing order for six 787-9 aircraft from Boeing, which will be delivered between 2020 and 2021. The first of these Dreamliners were delivered in February 2020 and the second in August 2020.   British Airways is an important codeshare partner for Vistara in India. As part of this agreement, British Airways` code “BA” is added to flights operated by Vistara, which cover a large number of Indian cities, including, but not, British Airways` virtual destinations, namely Ahmedabad, Amritsar, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Goa, Kolkata, Kochi and Pune. British Airways customers travelling with Vistara enjoy free meals and can choose between three different cabins, including India`s only premium economy. As part of the codeshare agreement, British Airways Executive Club members can also collect avios and accumulate status points when booking on Vistara flights coded “BA”. On the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, Vistara offers 30 Stelia seats in a 1-2-1 configuration.  Each seat can sit in a full flat bed and is covered in leather.
The seats have a distance of 44 inches with a length of 76 inches in full bed. The seats are also equipped with a personal storage compartment, an AC and USB socket, an 18-inch HD touchscreen, a remote handset for navigating the IFE and ambient lighting control.   On the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, Vistara has 248 seats, manufactured by RECARO. They are in a 3-3-3 configuration with a distance of 31 inches and a 5-inch stretcher. These seats also feature a 12-inch HD entertainment display, a six-fold adjustable headrest, and USB sockets.   Vistara said on June 17 that it was expanding its network by more than 50 percent, adding that it had added 62 new flights since the beginning of June – mumbai and Delhi connecting other cities across the country. Vistara has entered into a codeshare agreement with German airline Lufthansa, the sixth such deal with an international airline, given that the full-service national airline wants to expand its network abroad. On the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, it has 21 RECARO seats in a 2-3-2 configuration. The seats are upholstered in leather, with a distance of 38 inches and a 7-inch deckchair. These seats are equipped with individually adjustable calf poses and extendable footrests, as well as six-time adjustable head restraints.. .