Saturday, 22 July 2017

Air France Presents New Airline Joon,Saudi New Low Cost Carrier Flyadeal Ready To Fly In October

Air France presents its new airline, Joon, which will start operating medium-haul flights from Paris-Charles de Gaulle this autumn, followed by long-haul flights in summer 2018.

Joon is especially aimed at a young working clientele, the millennials (18 to 35 year-olds), whose lifestyles revolve around digital technology.

This new brand has been entirely designed to meet their requirements and aspirations, with an authentic and connected offering that stands out in the world of air transport.

Joon will not be a low-cost airline as it will offer original products and services that reflect those of Air France.

Joon is a lifestyle brand and a state of mind. Short, punchy and international, the name Joon is designed to address a worldwide audience.

Its visual identity is based on an electric blue colour code symbolizing the airline’s dynamic attitude, as well as the sky, space and travel. The uniform of Joon’s flight attendants will be inspired by the new fashion codes, basic and chic.

We started with our target customer segment, the millennials, to create this new brand that means something to them. Our brief was simple: to find a name to illustrate a positive state of mind.

This generation has inspired us a lot: epicurean and connected, they are opportunistic in a positive sense of the word as they know how to enjoy every moment and are in search of quality experiences that they want to share with others.

Joon is a brand that carries these values», said Caroline Fontaine, VP Brand at Air France.

With Joon, we have created a young and connected brand that will give the Group a new impetus. Designed for our millennial customers, it will offer more than just a flight and a fare, it will offer a global travel experience”.

“We’ll provide a further update in September, with more details on the brand’s content, products, services, destinations and range of fares!» said Dominique Wood, EVP Brand and Communications at Air France.

Saudi Arabia’s newest carrier is getting ready to fly by the fourth quarter of this year.

Sources close to the matter have said the airline, called Flyadeal, will likely begin operating by October.

Flyadeal will operate under the Saudi Airline umbrella and will operate on both domestic and international routes.



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