Newsroom Jetstar (BaraPasupathi)

2017
27
September
2017
Jetstar Asia has been named the top budget airline in 2017 by customers in Singapore for the second consecutive year, according to the Institute of Service Excellence (ISES), an independent survey body in Singapore. Since Jetstar Asia started part...
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01
August
2017
Jetstar Asia has announced the return of its direct service to the subtropical island of Okinawa in southern Japan, with one-way tickets going as low as SGD66 from today. The three-weekly service, slated to commence on 17 November* to coincide wit...
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27
July
2017
Low fares go on sale today as Jetstar Asia announces its new direct service to the popular city of Hat Yai in Southern Thailand. From 3 November 2017*, Jetstar Asia will operate four flights a week from Singapore to Hat Yai, to meet the demand for...
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11
July
2017
New catering and ground-handling agreements to enhance customer experience Jetstar Asia’s FAST options at T1 increases uptake by 10 per cent annually First airline to introduce roving Airport Customer Experience (ACE) team with Max Airport Servic...
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2016
10
June
2016
Travellers from Singapore will now enjoy direct low-fares services to Sanya – one of China’s most popular tourist destinations – as Jetstar Asia introduces its newest route that goes on sale today. ...
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2015
12
November
2015
Jetstar Asia has announced a new international link from Singapore to Southwest China with direct flights from Guiyang on sale from today. From 14 December, Jetstar Asia will operate two services per week from Singapore to Guiyang, opening up dire...
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08
September
2015
Jetstar Asia customers travelling from Changi Airport on Tuesdays will be encouraged to check-in using only the self-service kiosks as part of an awareness campaign to highlight the self-service benefits. As the first low fares carrier to introduc...
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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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2014
26
June
2014
Jetstar Asia becomes the first low fares carrier to operate flights between Singapore, Fukuoka via Bangkok Strong demand for Bangkok-Fukuoka flights Jetstar Asia forms second connection with Jetstar Japan’s networkJetstar Asia will become the first ...
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23
June
2014
Jetstar Asia has been awarded the top award for international airlines operating into Kuala Lumpur (KL) at the Kuala Lumpur Mayor’s Tourism Awards.The panel of judges, including representatives from the Malaysian government, airports and travel indus...
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24
April
2014
Jetstar Asia has been named the AsiaOne People’s Choice for best low cost carrier in 2014 for the second year running.The result was from an online survey by AsiaOne, the news and lifestyle website of Singapore Press Holdings in Singapore, where more...
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14
April
2014
Jetstar Asia customers in Hong Kong will now be able to experience ‘Straight to Gate’, an enhanced web check-in service that offers customers without check-in bags or visa requirements to skip the queues and head straight to gate.More than 45,000 Hon...
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18
February
2014
First LCC to operate daily flights between Singapore and Fukuoka via Bangkok New entry point for customers accessing Jetstar Japan’s growing domestic network Route continues growth of Jetstar Group’s international services to JapanJetstar will begin...
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15
January
2014
It’s never too early to start thinking about a career in aviation and, over the last year, team members from Jetstar Asia have met with students from three very different institutions to talk about just that. In early 2013 our team members visited...
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2013
16
December
2013
Jetstar Asia has celebrated four years of flying to Mainland China with the fourth anniversary of the commencement of flights between Singapore and Haikou. Jetstar Asia made its debut into China with its first flight from Singapore to Haikou route...
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07
November
2013
Jetstar Asia is the first Singapore LCC to trial innovative new service ‘Straight to Gate’ eliminates queues and redefines check-in experience Customers on selected routes* can check-in online, print boarding pass, proceed to immigration and h...
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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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31
October
2013
Jetstar Asia, the first low cost carrier to operate the Singapore-Yangon route, has announced an additional three weekly services to Yangon from 20 November 2013. Since Jetstar’s first commercial service from Singapore to Yangon in October 2005, J...
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10
October
2013
Jetstar Asia adds new capacity to Medan and Surabaya Two new aircraft for Jetstar Asia to service new Indonesian capacity Third Jetstar Travel Shop opens in Central Jakarta The Jetstar Group continues to grow its presence in Indonesia wit...
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01
October
2013
Jetstar Asia to offer SG$80,000 in travel and grants between 2013 and 2014 Social enterprise champions Elim Chew and Emily Teng to lead Flying Start judging panel Programme aims to help not-for-profit groups and organisations expand their reac...
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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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27
May
2013
Jetstar Asia adds eight new weekly services to Bangkok from Singapore Jetstar Asia to operate up to five services a day to meet increasing leisure and business demand New capacity takes Jetstar Group flights to Thailand to over 100 weekly ...
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22
May
2013
New Jetstar shop located in West Surabaya’s largest shopping mall More retail outlets in Indonesia to support greater access to Jetstar fares Locals to celebrate with Surabaya to Singapore fares from IDR99, 000 The Jetstar Group is contin...
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14
March
2013
Registration confirms adherence to more than 900 standards and practices Reflects carrier’s commitment to comply with industry best practice Observance to highest standard of operational safety management Jetstar Asia has been registered ...
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04
March
2013
Jetstar will add up to six additional weekly services between Singapore and Perth from 31 March 2013, offering an extra 2,000 seats per week between the two cities. Jetstar Asia CEO Bara Pasupathi said the airline’s new schedule of up to 13 return...
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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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2012
06
December
2012
Jetstar Asia is adding extra services from Singapore to Penang and Bangkok to meet travel demand during the 2013 Lunar New Year period. An additional 16 return flights between Singapore and Penang and six return services between Singapore and Bang...
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01
November
2012
Jetstar’s fourth long haul route from Singapore takes off New direct services to Osaka to connect Singaporeans with Jetstar Japan network Jetstar Asia CEO and Sakae Sushi CEO take on work experience in each other’s companies to celebrate ...
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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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08
October
2012
Jetstar Group opens its first retail outlet Travel shop to offer a range of payment options, including direct cash payments Hotels, insurance and travel packages coming soon The Jetstar Group, one of Asia’s fastest growing group of airlin...
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