Kochi has become Jazeera Airways’ third route in India, following its recent Hyderabad and Ahmedabad launches.
Jazeera Airways recently inaugurated flights to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport, Ahmedabad.
On November 19, Jazeera Airways began operating daily flights to Hyderabad from Kuwait. Kochi, Mumbai and Ahmedabad will follow in early 2018 as the airline expands its network to serve its Indian sub-continent, targeting the nearly one million Indian nationals residing in Kuwait.
Jazeera Airways reported an operating profit of KWD8.3 million (USD27.42 million) during the third quarter of the year (Q3), up 37.8 percent from the same period in 2016, and a net profit of KWD8.2 million (USD27.09 million), reflecting a growth of 35.6 percent, despite a 25 percent increase in fuel costs.
The addition of India as its new flight destination has announced Jazeera Airways, alongside with four new destinations in Q4.
Jazeera Airways’ operating profit soared 22.9 percent year-on-year to KWD2.2 million (USD7.29 million) in the second quarter of this year (Q2), while its net profit reached KWD2.3 million (USD7.62 million), a rise of 18.1 percent.
Coinciding with 13 years of operations in the Middle East, Jazeera Airways has unveiled its renewed corporate logo as well as advanced website upgrades.
Jazeera Airways has concluded the successful sponsorship of the 11th Kuwait Times Photography Competition titled Kuwait Scenery, which attracted over 150 participants who submitted some 900 artworks.
Fuelled by a resilient ambition for growth Jazeera Airways has recently announced the launch of its new direct flights to Baku due to take off on June 23.