A regional airline based in Vijaywada, Air Costa began its operations in October 2013.
The airline is promoted by LEPL group which is a Vijaywada based real estate and renewable energy company.
Air Costa is currently operating flights connecting Ahmedabad, Bangaluru, Chennai, Coimbatore, Jaipur,Hyderabad, Vijaywada, Vishakhapatnam and other cities. It has a fleet of four aircrafts comprising tow each of Embraer E-170 and E-190.
In February 2014, the company ordered 50 E-Jets from Embraer, a Brazilian manufacturer, worth $2.94 billion. The deal also includes purchase rights for 50 more aircrafts. The first delivery of aircrafts is expected by 2018.
No. of Passengers Carried in FY 2014-15: 0.7 million