Jam Air Express is a Jamaican airline that offers scheduled passenger and charter flights. The airline is based at Sangster International Airport, Montego Bay and flies domestically to more than five destinations within Jamaica. It is the most well-connected airline in terms of flying around Jamaica and offers more daily flights than any other airline flying within the country.
The airline launched flights on 3rd July 2019 with a service between Montego Bay and Kingston and expanded its route network to other places in Jamaica in the weeks following.
Jam Air Express' fleet consists entirely De Havilland Canada aircraft. The airline has two DHC-6-300s, which it wet-leases from ARM Aviacion.
Passengers are allowed one small item of carry-on baggage that must not exceed 5kg in weight. This baggage must be able to fit under the seat in front of you. Please be mindful that Jam Air Express planes don't have overhead baggage compartments, so if it doesn't fit under the seat, the baggage might not be allowed on the plane.
Passengers are given a minimum of one piece of free checked baggage and a maximum of three pieces of free checked baggage, depending on the type of fare that they purchase. Baggage can't weigh more than 20kg per piece.
Online check-in is unavailable on Jam Air Express flights.
Passengers can check-in at the airport by visiting one of the check-in agents. Passengers should check-in for their flight no later than 20 minutes before their flight is scheduled to depart.
Jam Air flies to the following destinations within Jamaica:
Sangster International airport is an international airport in Montego Bay, Jamaica and is the hub airport for Jam Air Express. The airport is the main airport in the north of Jamaica and one of the busiest airports on the island.
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