Jet Privilege enhances key reward feature

JetPrivilege an internationally acclaimed, award winning loyalty and rewards programme today announced a new mileage accrual structure effective 1st August, 2014 and a new redemption structure effective 1st September, 2014 of JetPrivilege, applicable for all flights on Jet Airways and JetKonnect. As per the new accrual structure, for distances less than or equal to 500

Fare Bonanza for Jet Airways & JetKonnect guests for economy travel on the airlines domestic network

In its endeavor to offer exceptional value to its guests, Jet Airways, India’s premier international airline, today, introduced a travel bonanza with attractive special fares for its guests. Economy guests travelling on the airlines domestic network will be able to avail of the attractive fares starting as low as Rs 1499/- all inclusive. Guests will

Jet Airways announces three key appointments

Jet Airways India’s premier international airline, today, announced the appointment of Mr. Raj Sivakumar, as Chief Commercial Officer of the Company with immediate effect. In the above role, Mr. Raj Sivakumar will be responsible for the overall development and implementation of a robust sales strategy for driving the goals of enhancing the Company’s market share

Jet Airways and Etihad Airways celebrate strategic alliance with attractive introductory special fare offer

Jet Airways, the country’s premier international airline and Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, are celebrating their strategic alliance with an attractive introductory special fare offer. This strategic alliance of the two airlines, is incidentally the first successful Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in an Indian carrier under the Government of India’s FDI policy.

Civil Aviation Minister Directs Officials to Improve Maintenance at Chennai Airport

The Minister of Civil Aviation, Shri Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pusapati held a meeting today with the Secretary, Civil Aviation, Chairman and Senior Officials of the Airports Authority of India (AAI) to review the performance of the Chennai International Airport, especially in view of the complaints received regarding poor upkeep and lack of facilities at the

Jet Airways and Etihad Airways reinforce commitment to growth of India’s aviation industry and economy

Jet Airways, India’s premier international airline, and Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, have outlined plans to reinforce their long-term commitment to the growth of India’s economy and aviation industry, including a major new turnaround strategy for Jet Airways to return to profitability in three years. The two airlines have been codeshare

AI’s Merger with Indian Airlines Almost Complete

Minister of State for Civil Aviation, Shri G.M. Siddeshwara informed the Rajya Sabha today that the merger of Indian Airlines and Air India is almost complete. Out of the 226 issues, on which integration action was initiated, 204 have been completed and integration action is in progress on 17 other issues. Five issues are pending

Pre-feasibility Study for Jagdalpur Airport Conducted

Minister of State for Civil Aviation, Shri G.M. Siddeshwara informed the Rajya Sabha today that on a request from the Government of Chattisgarh, the Airports Authority of India (AAI) has conducted a pre-feasibility study for development of Jagdalpur airport in July, 2013 and sent the report to the State Government in November, 2013. An MoU

Government Takes Measures to Revive Aviation Industry

22Minister of State for Civil Aviation, Shri G.M. Siddeshwara informed the Rajya Sabha today that Government has taken several measures to revive the aviation industry and ensure long term viability of the sector. These measures include: (i) Taking up the issue of rationalization of VAT on ATF with the State Governments; (ii) Permission of Director

Three Low Cost Airports for Bihar

Minister of State for Civil Aviation, Shri G.M. Siddeshwara informed the Rajya Sabha today that the Government has proposed to set up three new low-cost airports in Bihar at Muzaffarpur, Raxaul and Gaya. While Gaya is an operational custom airport, Raxaul will be a non-operational airport. The development of an individual airport depends upon many