Why, you have stumbled upon the much-anticipated launch of Kingfisher's service from India to the US. The ATR you saw will make a twice weekly flight originating in BOM
and will include stops in Karachi, Muscat, Amman, Athens, Milan, London, Reykjavik, Ivittuut (Greenland), Goose Bay, Gander, Concord, Albany, Altoona, and finally SBY
Vijay Mallya was recently on Indian television talking about how this service will bring back the old glory days of flying long distance with many short hops. The flight will be staffed with the hottest FA
's they can find in each country they stop in, to provide some much needed "good times" to the people flying this route.