Articles tagged under: Jet Airways

Jet Airways flight diverted to Ahmedabad following security threat, miscreant who planted hijack letter in washroom held

October 30, 2017
Jet Airways flight diverted to Ahmedabad following security threat, miscreant who planted hijack letter in washroom held

Ahmedabad: A Jet Airways flight from Mumbai to Delhi with 125 people on board had to made an emergency landing at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport here owing to a threat message. Airport Director Manoj Gangal said that the flight number 9W339 with 116 passengers and 9 crew members on board took off from Mumbai at 0255 hrs. Its pilot was later informed that there were hijackers on board with explosives. 'It contacted the ATC at Ahmedabad and we arranged for a prio...Read More

Jet Airways to start Ahmedabad – Indore direct flight in mid- July

June 23, 2017
Jet Airways to start Ahmedabad – Indore direct flight in mid- July

Indore: Jet Airways (India) has written to Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport authorities in Indore to allow it to operate two new flights that it plans to introduce on the Indore-Ahmedabad-Indore and Indore-Jaipur-Indore routes from July. "We have given approval to Jet Airways for operations of direct flights between Indore-Jaipur and Indore-Ahmedabad ," Indore airport's director Aryama Sanyal said. She said the airline plans to start flights to these two destinations mid July.She said thou...Read More

Goa:Jet Airways flight veers off runway; 15 passengers injured

December 27, 2016
Goa:Jet Airways flight veers off runway; 15 passengers injured

Panaji: A Jet Airways flight with 161 people on board veered off the runway at Dabolim Airport in Goa while aligning for take off to Mumbai early today, with 15 passengers suffering injuries during evacuation. Navy said its prompt response in rescuing passengers onboard the flight averted the incident from turning into a "catastrophe". The incident took place at around 5 AM when flight 9W 2374, which had arrived from Dubai and bound for Mumbai, was about to take off. When the evacuation...Read More

Passengers can carry power banks only in hand baggages: Jet Airways

December 23, 2016
Passengers can carry power banks only in hand baggages: Jet Airways

New Delhi: Jet Airways on Friday said passengers can carry power banks only in their cabin bags and not in check-in baggages. In recent times, safety concerns have been expressed in certain quarters about electronic devices, especially those having lithium batteries being carried in check-in baggages. Against this backdrop, Jet Airways said that in the interest of safety, power banks would be allowed only in hand baggages. "In the interest of safety and as mandated by the DGCA (Director...Read More

Jet Airways announces discounted air fares starting at Rs 899

November 28, 2016
Jet Airways announces discounted air fares starting at Rs 899

Mumbai: Full service carrier Jet Airways today announced heavily discounted airfares for economy class travel, starting as low as Rs 899 inclusive of taxes for a one way journey on select domestic routes across its network. The four day ticket sale, which commences from mid-night tonight and would remain open till December 2 will be valid on economy fares with a 15 days post-booking waiting period for travel commencement, Jet Airways said in a release today. The Year-end sale offers comes ...Read More

Jet Airways to operate wide-body planes on Mumbai-Delhi, Delhi-Kolkata routes

October 16, 2016
Jet Airways to operate wide-body planes on Mumbai-Delhi, Delhi-Kolkata routes

Mumbai: In its bid to increase capacity on the busy routes, second largest carrier Jet Airways today said it will deploy wide-body A330s on Delhi-Mumbai and Delhi-Kolkata sectors from October 30. The airline also announced a new direct flight between Delhi and Kochi, apart from two additional frequencies between Delhi and Kolkata and Bengaluru and Kolkata. The airline, however, did not specify how many narrow-bodies the wide-body planes will replace. "Beginning October 30, Jet Airways...Read More

Jet Airways Boeing 737 aircraft pilots to use iPads

September 14, 2016
Jet Airways Boeing 737 aircraft pilots to use iPads

New Delhi: Over 1,000 pilots of Jet Airways Boeing 737 fleet are all set to go digital with the aviation regulator DGCA allowing the private airline to switch over to use of iPads from the from voluminous printed documents in the cockpit for flight operations. As of now, these pilots are required to take numerous documents with them, including navigational charts, a flight operations manual, a minimum equipment list, among others, on each flight they operate as part of the DGCA regulations. ...Read More

Jet Airways launches in-flight mobile entertainment streaming service ‘JetScreen’

September 02, 2016
Jet Airways launches in-flight mobile entertainment streaming service ‘JetScreen’

Mumbai:Jet Airways today launched an in-flight entertainment service under the 'JetScreen' label that allows fliers to stream 220 hours of digital content on smartphones, tablets or laptops for free. The airline claims the service is a first in the industry for domestic carriers and comes close on the heels of the civil aviation ministry hinting at allowing onboard wi-fi access. "As of today, JetScreen is live on six of our 75 narrow-body aircraft, and we hope to introduce the facility o...Read More

Jet Airways to roll out new ticket pricing structure

July 21, 2016
Jet Airways to roll out new ticket pricing structure

New Delhi: Facing heat from rival Air India, which is offering last minute ticket prices equivalent to AC II tier fares of Rajdhani trains on 11 domestic routes, private carrier Jet Airways also plans to roll out a new ticket pricing structure to give more choices to customers from next month. Jet Airways will offer a total of eight new 'Fare Choices' across economy and premiere class of travel, allowing fliers to tailor their bookings to their individual needs, the airline said in a release ...Read More

Not a single scheduled flight for Bhavnagar, Porbandar from March 27

March 25, 2016

Ahmedabad Two more airports in Gujarat will lose their place on aviation map of India. Bhavnagar and Porbandar airports will not have single scheduled flight in operation from March 27 when summer schedule of airlines begins. Jet Airways, which is the only airline which operates a flight each out of Bhavnagar and Porbandar airports to Mumbai has decided to suspend operations during summer schedule from March 27 to October 29, "after a thorough evaluation of its network with a clear fo...Read More