American will be the only airline flying to Bangalore from the US, and will operate Seattle's first nonstop service to India, when flights begin on the new route in October. "This is going to come as a bit of a surprise to the world," said American's Vasu Raja, who said Bangalore was the top new destination requested by the airline's corporate customers.
American makes history with Seattle-Bangalore service
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