Effective February 15, 2009, India’s Jet Airways will
launch a new daily service on the Coimbatore / Kochi - Chennai sectors,
enhancing the airline’s existing services to Tamil Nadu’s capital from
the two southern cities. This follows the induction of the airline’s
13th ATR 72-500 aircraft into its fleet.
The airline currently operates twice daily
services on the Coimbatore - Chennai sector and a daily service on
the Kochi - Chennai sector.
The new services will be daily,
same-day return flights on the Coimbatore / Kochi - Chennai sectors,
aboard Jet Airways’ brand new, all-economy ATR 72-500 aircraft.
Jet Airways flight 9W 3584 will depart Chennai at 0700
hrs, arriving in Coimbatore at 0810 hrs. Flight 9W 3585 will
depart Coimbatore at 0840 hrs, arriving in Chennai at 0950 hrs.
Jet Airways flight 9W 3588 will depart Chennai at 1800 hrs,
arriving in Kochi at 1930 hrs. Flight 9W 3589 will depart Kochi at
2000 hrs, arriving in Chennai at 2130 hrs.
passengers may connect onto the airline’s daily services to North
America (Newark, JFK and Toronto), its European hub in Brussels,
Singapore, Kuala Lumpur and Colombo. Jet Airways also offers
services to several European destinations, via Brussels, through
its code-share partner, Brussels airlines.
the launch of the new services, Mr. Wolfgang Prock-Schauer, CEO,
Jet Airways said, “With the Chennai-Coimbatore/Kochi sectors
registering impressive growth in passenger traffic, the new
services will cater to the domestic demand on these routes, while
ensuring seamless connections to and from North America, Europe
and Asia for international travelers from these two southern
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