India’s Jet Airways has launched a new all Economy service
- Jet Airways Konnect - on select routes in India.
Jet Airways Konnect is a new economy class
no-frills service designed to
meet the needs of the low fare segment. It will complement Jet
Airways’ full service product, by providing a service that is
better suited to cater to a market that desires an economically
priced low fare product.
The on ground and in flight service will be delivered by Jet
Airways staff, the only difference will be that travellers will
have to buy their meals on board.
Jet Airways Konnect will
have dedicated aircraft for this service, the flight number range
for this service will be unique and will help both guests and
travel agents identify the class of service.
book flights either on the airline's website or
through the call centers or Jet Airways’ city and ticketing
offices. Travel Agents can book the service using the global
distribution systems (GDS). All guests using Jet Airways Konnect
will enjoy the accrual and redemption of JetPrivilege’s mileage
Sudheer Raghavan, Chief Commercial Officer, Jet
Airways said, "Consumer demands are changing rapidly in a
dynamic global environment, we believe the Jet Airways Konnect
service will give us the flexibility and speed to deploy
capacity to meet these changing trends."
The Jet Airways Konnect
Service will initially operate with two Boeing 737s and six ATR
aircraft on sectors such as Chennai-Coimbatore, Chennai-Madurai,
Chennai-Kochi, Mumbai-Ahmedabad, Mumbai-Bhopal, Mumbai-Udaipur,
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