Jet Airways set to start daily Sharjah service
Indian airline Jet Airways has announced that it will start daily flights from Sharjah to Thiruvananthapuram from October 30.
The airline currently operates a daily flight from Sharjah to Kochi, the carrier said in a statement. This will be the tenth daily service from the UAE to India and the 22nd Jet Airways flight from the Gulf to India, it added.
Jet Airways' Gulf network now serves 10 destinations in the region. The additional services to Thiruvananthapuram will add to the airline's existing daily Gulf operations from Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Dubai, Doha, Kuwait, Muscat and Sharjah, as well as Jeddah, Riyadh and Dammam to Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Hyderabad and Kochi.
Nikos Kardassis, CEO, Jet Airways said: "Jet Airways has established itself as a prominent brand in the intensely competitive Indo-Gulf sector for its service and quality of its in-flight product. We are confident that the new service from Thiruvananthapuram to Sharjah will prove immensely popular with our guests. We believe that this new route has the potential to serve the needs of our corporate and business travelers, especially from the South."
Jet Airways, Jet Airways Konnect and JetLite have a combined fleet strength of 115 aircraft and operate over 580 flights daily.