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India's Metro Cities

July 2024

We welcome you to the 12th edition of our inflight magazine! We are grateful to our valued guests and readers for joining us on this incredible journey.

Each issue is a milestone, showcasing our commitment to deliver captivating content that captures the spirit of travel and exploration. In this issue, we honour the 120th birth anniversary of Bharat Ratna JRD Tata, a pioneer whose contributions to Indian civil aviation and Air India remain unparalleled, through an anecdote.

Our Cover Story takes you through the many facets of India’s metro cities, told through the lens of notable locals. We also celebrate the first anniversary of AI.g, our groundbreaking Generative AI virtual agent. Acclaimed throughout the global airline industry for its exceptional customer service, AI.g continues to revolutionise guest experiences. From managing itineraries and providing real-time flight updates to creating personalised travel plans, AI.g embodies innovation in customer care.

As excitement builds for the Olympic Games 2024 in Paris, our curated guide to nearby day trips will enhance your visit. Further afield, our feature on Mount Fuji invites you to experience the natural beauty and cultural richness of Japan. In our Truly India section, we celebrate the nostalgia and pride of India’s single-screen cinemas, preserving the magic of film history and local culture.

We invite you to explore these stories, discovering the diverse wonders within these pages. Thank you for your unwavering support and enthusiasm.

Happy reading and Namaste!