The operator has flexible tariff giving it competitive advantage over rival airlines
Meanwhile, Scoot Airlines has increased Vizag-Singapore flights frequency from the present four in a week to five in a week.
Akasa Air has been progressively scaling up its operations with a total of 13 routes across nine cities - Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Kochi, Chennai, Mumbai, Delhi, Guwahati, Agartala and Pune.
The airline said the Boeing 737 Max aircraft landed safely and all the passengers were deboarded on arrival.
The airline's response to the incident was awaited. The DGCA official said, however, no other abnormality including in engine parameters was observed.
"As Akasa grows, our product AirGain will help in maximizing revenues by providing accurate and real-time competitive intelligence," Bhanu Chopra, Chairman and Managing Director of RateGain, said.
Akasa said that they immediately stopped this unauthorised access by completely shutting down the associated functional elements of their system
The airlines confirmed that no travel-related information, travel records or payment information was compromised.
The carrier, which took to the skies on August 7, received its third aircraft on August 16 and the same will be used for flights on the Mumbai-Bengaluru route shortly.
At the time of his death, Jhunjhunwala was the 48th richest man in the country according to Forbes India's 100 richest people list.
'Will honour Jhunjhunwala's legacy by striving to run great airline': Akasa Air's condolence message
India's newest airline Akasa Air thanked its late owner for "being an early believer in us and putting his trust and faith in us to build a world-class airline".
In a statement, Akasa Air said it was deeply saddened by the demise of Jhunjhunwala.
Always known for his calculated risks and bold bets, Jhunjhunwala took his one last bet in the Indian airlines business with the recently launched Akasa Air – a low-cost airline.
According to an official, the Akasa Air flight 1353 took off from Bengaluru at 11am and landed in Kochi at 12.04pm.
With Akasa Air commencing services on Sunday, Scindia said it is a very important day in the history of civil aviation in India.
Starting August 13, the airline will start operating an additional 28 weekly flights between Bengaluru and Kochi.
The airline said it has future plans to have a pan India presence, especially in the tier-2 and tier-3 centres.
Airline to operate 28 services a week in the sector from August 13
It has opened ticket sales on 28 weekly flights it will be operating on Mumbai-Ahmedabad route from August 7, as well as on 28 weekly flights it will operating on Bengaluru-Kochi route from August 13.
IndiGo had cut the salaries of a large section of its employees when the COVID-19 pandemic was at its peak.