Jet Connect is the new all-economy service of Jet Airways. It is not a new airline anyway, but a no-frill service of India’s largest private carrier – Jet Airways. The initiative is in an effort to help the airline caters to the needs of the consumers opting for low-fare services.
Jet Connect was founded on 8th may 2009 by Naresh Goyal, Jet Airways’ Founder and Chairman. The real reason behind launching of Jet Airways Connect was to close down the loss-making sectors and reroute them to more profitable routes where passenger factor load would be much higher.
Jet Connect is a no-frill service designed to meet passengers’ needs at affordable rates. Its passengers have to buy their meals onboard. The onboard passengers of Jet Airways Connect get sandwiches, brownies and hot & cold beverages which include tea, coffee, aerated drinks and fruit juice. JetConnect operates over 170 daily scheduled flights across the country.
JetConnect is operating flights on key domestic routes. It is designed to meet the need of the low-fare segment in order to give value for money. The airline connects seven major cities, including Ahmadabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Mumbai.
Its main base is Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai, Maharashtra (a state in western India). Chennai International Airport and Indira Gandhi International Airport are the secondary hubs of JetConnect.
Passengers can go through JetWings, an in-flight magazine, which is kept in the seat-pocket in front of them.
The airline also operates a frequent flyer programme – JetPrivilege. Its members enjoy truly rewarding experience. They can expect to earn more miles, enjoy more benefits, easier redemption and more.
JetConnect booking brings more reason to fly with them. They are happy to introduce JetShoppe, a scheme that helps you afford several international quality products at competitive rates.
You can book, pay and print your tickets instantly. Check cheap tickets to book for multiple sectors. You can find JetConnect flight status, jetair services and other airlines in India. JetConnect passengers can also derive the potential benefits of JetWallet, which is a mobile ticketing option. Just send a SMS ‘JetWallet’ to 56388 to download JetWallet on your GPRS phone.
JetConnect airways air passengers can obtain check-in online, through SMS and Kiosk Check-in. They can pick seats and print their boarding pass. This way they can proceed directly for security check.
And this way, Jet Airways Connect pitches its sincere slogan – The Joy of Flying.