Deccan Aviation was acquired by Kingfisher Airlines on April 1, 2008

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Deccan Aviation Ltd.

35,Cunningham Road, Opp Canara Bank,
Bangalore, 560052

Deccan Aviation Ltd is India's first budget airline and the country's largest private sector helicharter company. Promoted by ex-defense officers led by Capt. G. R. Gopinath, Air Deccan has redefined the airline landscape in India and is now not only the country's leading Low Cost Carrier but also the second largest airline in the country.

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