AirAsia India (Chennai) yesterday (March 21) celebrated the unveiling of Airbus A320-216 VT-JRT (msn 3448, ex OK-NES) (below). The unique livery is a tribute to Indian aviation pioneer J.R.D. Tata with a Puss Moth, the aircraft he flew on October 15, 1932, leading to the start of Tata Airlines and the start of aviation in India.
“The Pioneer” is the fourth Airbus A320 for the new airline which commenced scheduled passenger operations on June 12, 2014.
All photos and images by AirAsia India.
Below Photo: AirAsia India. Mr. Ratan Tata is pictured signing his photo mural in the cabin of VT-JRT during the event.