LOT Polish Airlines has appointed Alan Peter Chacko as their Sales Manager India. Based in New Delhi, Alan Peter Chacko will oversee the commercial activities and key account relationships on behalf of the Polish Star Alliance member. 

Before joining LOT Polish Airlines, Alan Peter Chacko held various senior positions within the Lufthansa Group in India. For the past four years he was Senior Manager Sales Products and Programs & Service Provider Coordination with responsibility for the entire South Asian market. From 2006 to 2009 he was the Group’s General Manager, Passenger Sales North India before he became Manager – Leisure Sales, Customer Care & Call Centre Business India.

Commenting upon the appointment, Amit Ray, Regional Director India and DACH Markets of LOT Polish Airlines stated, “It is my pleasure to welcome Alan Peter Chacko into the newly formed team of LOT Polish Airlines in India. Alan is a seasoned sales expert with profound knowledge of both the airline and the travel trade industries. With his help and vast experience, I am convinced that LOT’s market entry in India will become a success story.”

LOT Polish Airlines, which is celebrating its 90th anniversary this year, will launch non-stop services between New Delhi and its Star Alliance hub in Warsaw on September 12, 2019. Flight LO 072 will depart from New Delhi at 11:15 am and land in Warsaw at 3:50 pm (8 hours flying time). Flight LO 071 will leave Warsaw at 10:40 pm and reach New Delhi at 9:00 am (next morning) with a flying time of just 7:05 hours.

Business and leisure travellers from India can now easily connect to over 80 LOT destinations throughout Europe and North America via Warsaw. Due to short connecting times at Warsaw, passengers can experience seamless connectivity to cities such as London, Cracow, Budapest, Prague, Paris, Brussels, Amsterdam, Berlin, Düsseldorf, Hamburg, Vienna, Zurich, Geneva, Oslo, Toronto, New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and many more.

The new non-stop flights between New Delhi and Warsaw will operate five times per week using state-of-the-art Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft. In fact, all LOT Polish Airlines long-haul flights are solely operated by modern Boeing B787 Dreamliner, featuring three classes of service (LOT Business Class, LOT Premium Economy Class and LOT Economy Class).

LOT Polish Airlines is a member of Star Alliance since 2003 and a fully-integrated member of the Miles & More frequent flyer programme.