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2015
10
December
2015
Singapore travellers to Indonesia’s Riau province can now fly direct to Pekanbaru, the capital of Riau, as Jetstar Asia commences its first service from Singapore today with a flight full of businessmen and families on holiday. The inaugural Jetst...
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06
August
2015
Jetstar has introduced the first long haul low-fares five weekly service on the Boeing 787 Dreamliner between Singapore and Melbourne. Passengers on flight JQ8 departing this evening from Singapore to Melbourne are the first Jetstar customers to f...
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2013
09
December
2013
Jetstar has today announced some changes to its operations in the Northern Territory which includes the relocation of three Airbus A320 aircraft currently based in Darwin to Adelaide. This change will result in a small reduction in services and a ...
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09
December
2013
Jetstar has announced it is expanding its presence in South Australia and will establish a new cabin crew and pilot base in Adelaide to pave the way for additional services. More than 120 new positions will be created, on top of 40 existing jobs, ...
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13
November
2013
A new chapter of Australian aviation began today with Jetstar’s first commercial Boeing 787 Dreamliner service taking to the skies. Passengers onboard JQ432 from Melbourne to the Gold Coast are the first of thousands of Jetstar customers booked to...
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06
November
2013
Jetstar Asia has today celebrated its two millionth passenger on the Singapore – Hong Kong route, one of the carrier’s launch pairings in 2004. After starting with a daily service, the carrier now operates up to twice daily service between the two...
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09
October
2013
Australian aviation history was made today when Jetstar’s first Boeing 787 Dreamliner touched down in Melbourne following a 13,000 kilometre journey from Boeing’s Everett factory in Seattle. Qantas Group CEO Alan Joyce and Jetstar Group CEO Jayne ...
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05
September
2013
Jetstar introduces non-stop flights between Melbourne and Phuket* Additional services between Melbourne and Honolulu* in time for school holidays To celebrate Jetstar offers special launch fares to Phuket starting at $199** Jetstar is giv...
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04
September
2013
Jetstar has announced an additional 18 weekly services resulting in 17,200 seats on flights each month from Singapore to popular destinations in Cambodia, Indonesia and China with the addition of two new aircraft to its fleet. From 27 October the ...
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03
September
2013
Jetstar has announced its first international flights out of Adelaide will take off from 16 December with the introduction of a three times weekly service between Adelaide and Auckland*. Jetstar Group Chief Commercial Officer David Koczkar said th...
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14
May
2013
Jetstar Japan and Jetstar Pacific launch first time LCC services to new destinations Domestic Japan services to double in the new summer flying schedule Jetstar Japan approaches one million passengers carried Jetstar Group airlines Jetsta...
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14
April
2013
Jetstar becomes the fastest airline group in Asia Pacific to build its fleet to 100 aircraft Special aircraft livery features Jetstar customers and celebrates 100 million passengers The first Australian-based Sharklet-equipped A320 aircraft pr...
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14
February
2013
Jetstar Asia has welcomed its first Sharklet-equipped Airbus A320 to its fleet, making the airline the first Singapore carrier with the new fuel saving wing tip devices. The aircraft entered service this week, during Lunar New Year, signalling an ...
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11
February
2013
Jetstar today announced it would introduce four flights a week from Sydney to Ayers Rock (Uluru)^ providing low fares travel to one of Australia’s most popular tourism destinations. To mark the start of services to the Red Centre, Jetstar will be ...
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18
January
2013
Jetstar Pacific’s transformation to an all-A320 fleet is now complete The modernised fleet will deliver significant cost improvements for the airline The investment reflects both partners commitment to the growing Vietnamese market Jetsta...
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2012
17
October
2012
Jetstar Asia to receive six new A320s Fleet rejuvenation expected to bring fuel and cost savings First Singapore carrier to introduce A320s with state-of-the-art “Sharklets” Jetstar Asia has received the first of six new A320s as part of ...
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22
August
2012
Jetstar Pacific welcomes additional A320 aircraft Key step in creating an all-A320 fleet for the Vietnam-based carrier More efficient aircraft expected to help reduce costs Vietnam-based Jetstar Pacific has taken the next step in its flee...
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12
July
2012
Five leading lessors provide leasing for aircraft valued at over US$2bn (based on Airbus list price) Aircraft sourced via existing Qantas Group orders Important financial milestone for Jetstar Japan Jetstar Japan has finalised arrangement...
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27
April
2012
The first aircraft for new low fares carrier, Jetstar Japan, has touched down on its delivery flight at Narita International Airport. The aircraft – a new Airbus A320-200 – departed Toulouse, France at 11:00am on 24 April and flew via Cairo Intern...
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20
February
2012
Dreamliner to join Jetstar’s fleet from mid-2013 Improved fuel use, maintenance costs to help keep fares low Long-haul capacity of Singapore hub strengthening Jetstar passengers can look forward to experiencing the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, ...
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10
February
2012
$6m Satellite-based navigation system to reduce weather delays Customers benefit from faster flight times, greater safety Technology brings fuel and CO2 emissions savings Jetstar is equipping its fleet of A320 and A321 aircraft with the l...
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10
February
2012
$6m Satellite-based navigation system to reduce weather delays Customers benefit from faster flight times, greater safety Technology brings fuel and CO2 emissions savings Jetstar is equipping its fleet of A320 and A321 aircraft with the l...
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2010
16
August
2010
Low fares leader Jetstar will significantly grow its domestic New Zealand operations over the next year solidifying its position as New Zealand’s second airline. The airline has announced it will position an additional two A320 aircraft in New Zea...
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09
June
2010
One-way fare special Melbourne-Singapore* A$99# at Jetstar.com Lowest fare ever offered on this market Jetstar has launched Singapore’s first long haul low fare airline offering two-class A330-200* daily direct services between Melbourne an...
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04
June
2010
Low fares leader Jetstar has unveiled plans to further expand its New Zealand operations, announcing an additional Airbus A320 aircraft to enter service later this year, and actively review value based long haul flying in a first for this market. ...
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12
May
2010
Jetstar has unveiled plans to launch Singapore’s first long haul low fare airline with services from Changi Airport commencing late in 2010. The low fares leader will operate its next two A330-200 aircraft from Singapore and will employ up to 200 ...
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2009
14
December
2009
Double daily value-for-money services to commence 1 July 2010 Australia’s low fares leader Jetstar will further expand its domestic Australian network with the launch of double daily Melbourne-Brisbane A320 services to commence from 1 July 20...
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12
December
2009
First foreign carrier to fly to Shantou* Low fares leader Jetstar will launch first time services direct from Singapore to Shantou* – situated in the Guangdong Province - commencing from 2 February 2010*. Jetstar will initially operate the...
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10
December
2009
ustralia’s low fares leader Jetstar will significantly grow its domestic Australian operations in 2010 by introducing an additional 700,000 new seats annually to some of Australia’s most popular destinations. In one of the largest single announcem...
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01
December
2009
4 times weekly two class A330-200 flights to commence 1 April 2010* Australia’s low fares airline Jetstar will further consolidate its market leadership on the important Japan route unveiling a future direct Cairns-Osaka (Kansai International...
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