A fare sale is rather typical procedure on a new route - especially where the airline, in this case CO
, is entering an entirely new market such as India. Also, the sudden increase in services to India must be an issue, Jet is also opening the EWR
route (via BRU
) and Air India is increasing services - and the recent annoucement by AA
is the latest.
will do well here - nonstop service from the NYC area and one stop service from most US cities to India will be popular with both US and Indian pax travelling for business or leisure. CO
amazed everyone with their success on the EWR
route, look for the same on EWR