Birmingham to Delhi flights

Birmingham Airport is to run flights to Delhi four times a week from August, using the new Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner aircraft.

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India: 'Important economic market for Birmingham' says expert

Flights will run each Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday Credit: Air India

Travel provider Air India, is to start flying from Birmingham Airport again from next month.

The service between Birmingham and Delhi will operate four times a week. Figures show that the West Midlands receives more foreign investment from India than any other region.

It's hoped the direct route will improve trade and tourism in and around the West Midlands.

Neil Rami from investment programme Marketing Birmingham, says India is an important economic market for the city.

Indian investment has secured 25,000 jobs in Birmingham, says Neil Rami Credit: ITV News Central

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