Will the low cost airlines if spread all over the country a boon for the common people. Your views?
In the US, u can get a budget carrier like SouthWest ticket for as less as USD 199 from coast 2 coast. That is 200 USD, and that price falls within the bracket of even the lowest wage per month. The lowest per annum salaries in the US amount to USD 15,000. That is sort of bare above poverty lines. That comes to USD 1250 a month and the 199 USD falls well under the 15 percent price of the ticket.
In India, our "mass" national income per unit time is not yet proportional with the price of an air ticket. In the past, air tickets were usable by upper tier only. Now they r usable by upper and upper middle tiers, wi ...more