Mumbai-Shanghai-San Francisco flight by Jet gets underway:
On June 14, in New Delhi, Jet Airways commenced its daily Mumbai-Shanghai-San Francisco flight, becoming the first ever Indian private carrier to offer services to China. The airline's executive director Saroj Datta inaugurated the launch of the flight from Mumbai early in the morning on Saturday. Remarkably, this is the fourth long-distance route launched by Jet Airways to North America within a year. Datta mentioned that with the initiation of its service to San Francisco via Shanghai, the airline would continue its plans of further growth to various other North American cities.