JetSMART opens new route in Argentina
Today the airline made its first flight from Buenos Aires to Corrientes, it will offer three weekly frequencies
This Friday JetSMART began to operate the route that connects the cities of Buenos Aires and Corrientes directly with one of its Airbus A320s, part of the newest aircraft fleet in Argentina. The flight left Jorge Newbery Airport at 11:00 a.m. and landed at Corrientes airport at around 12:30 p.m., where a small opening ceremony was held in which the Governor of the Province of Corrientes, the Minister of Tourism of the Province and the Municipal Mayor of the City of Corrientes.
"We are very happy to be able to add Corrientes to our range of destinations because we know how important air connectivity is in a country like Argentina and the value that flights bring to regional economies," said Gonzalo Pérez Corral, general manager of JetSMART. "Corrientes is positioning itself as a tourist destination in the northeast of the country with a great attraction for outdoor activities, following the care of the sanitary measures that this moment requires, with a great offer of natural parks that are in the area , which represents a great opportunity for the tourism industry ”, added the executive.
In addition to Corrientes, this week the first flight to Posadas was also made. Both cities join the JetSMART destination offer, which has 15 operational cabotage routes during the month of August, including flights that connect different parts of the country without going through Buenos Aires. The airline's proposal also includes the recently announced routes to Jujuy and Comodoro Rivadavia, which will be operational from October, and the international route to Santiago de Chile.
"JetSMART arrived in Corrientes to add connectivity and more opportunities to all those who wish to travel to the province, as well as to its sister city, Resistencia, and we are proud to be able to do so thanks to working together with the provincial authorities", they complete from JetSMART.
As in the rest of the JetSMART flights, trips to and from Corrientes are carried out under the “SMART Commitment” biosafety program, which has double international certification of protocols against COVID-19 that include the IRAM seal and the APEX certification. Health Safety, which provide protection and care to all passengers and crew before, during and after each flight.