JetSmart is a Chilean ultra-low-cost airline founded in 2017, with its primary hub located in Santiago at Comodoro Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport. As part of Indigo Partners, a private equity firm specializing in the aviation industry, JetSmart aims to democratize air travel in South America by offering highly competitive fares. The airline has quickly established itself as a significant player in the regional market, expanding its network to include various domestic and international routes. With its commitment to punctuality, efficiency, and affordability, JetSmart has gained significant traction among travelers seeking budget-friendly options. Their sleek and modern branding, featuring animals native to the regions they operate in, has also contributed to their growing popularity.
JetSmart primarily operates within Chile, connecting cities like Santiago, Concepción, La Serena, and more. In addition to its strong domestic presence, the airline has expanded internationally, offering routes to destinations such as Buenos Aires in Argentina, Lima in Peru, and Bogotá in Colombia, among others.
JetSmart operates a modern fleet comprised mainly of Airbus A320 and A320neo aircraft. These planes are known for their fuel efficiency, which helps the airline maintain its ultra-low-cost model. With their single-aisle configuration, these aircraft are well-suited for the short-haul and medium-haul routes that JetSmart specializes in.
- IATA: JA
- ICAO: JAT
Official site: www.jetsmart.com