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France’s ‘millennial airline’ plans Seychelles flights


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Air France’s new airline, Joon, which is aimed at millennial travellers has unveiled its first destinations to Mahe in Seychelles and Fortaleza in Brazil, effective from May next year.

Joon, which will initially begin flying to four short-haul cities in December – Barcelona, Berlin, Lisbon and Porto – before kicking off its long-haul routes.

In addition to announcing its routes, the new airline said single fares to European cities will open for sale starting from €39 (£34) and long-haul routes from €249 (£218). The will fly Airbus A320s for its short-haul flights and A340s and A350s for its long-haul services. Food and drink menus (serving organic and non-organic fare) and entertainment systems will be available on board.

The airline is being marketed as the airline of choice for those whose “lifestyles revolve around digital technology”, offering an “innovative and off-beat” option for its “young and connected” clientele.

Jeanette Briedenhann
Jeanette Briedenhann
Jeanette Phillips joined the team in 2016. She developed a passion and love for all things-travel related in her role as travel journalist, a position she held for over seven years. A brief exodus into the corporate marketing sphere proved that there is no better industry than the travel industry. Research and writing are two of Jeanette’s greatest passions, but she is always open to new challenges and different ways of doing things.

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