Belgium is one of the most important European trading partners for India. For Belgium, India is even the second most important export destination outside the EU.
This winter, Brussels Airlines operates ten long haul aircraft for its intercontinental flights to 21 destinations in Africa, North America and India, adding one plane and one destination compared to last year, thanks to the new long haul connection between Brussels and Mumbai, which was successful launched in spring.. Since the first flight took off on 30 March, Brussels Airlines welcomed over 37,000 passengers on its flights to and from the West-Indian metropolis. Business Class, Economy Class and the new Economy Privilege all show high seat load factors.