Here are some facts about India's maiden flight to Silicon Valley:

1. The airfare of Air India flight from New Delhi to San Francisco was ranged at
Rs 82, 203

2. December 3 is now marked as 'Air India Day' in San Francisco as a gesture to mark arrival of first Indian flight.

3. Direct flights to San Francisco thrice a week on Sunday, Wednesday and Friday

4. Traffic control tower lit in the Indian tricolour to welcome the first Air India flight

5. The flight AI 173 from Delhi flew with 230 passengers on board to San Francisco

6. The new flight makes San Francisco the fourth American city served by Air India after Chicago, New York and Newark.

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