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2017
12
May
2017
Here at Jetstar we all feel like family, but some of us actually are. In honour of Mother’s Day, we talk to some proud mums and kids about working and flying together. ...
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06
April
2017
Every few months scammers come up with new ways to steal your hard-earned money from you. Here are the four most common things they’re doing in 2017. ...
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14
March
2017
Holidays are best when shared with interesting strangers, writes Jane D’Arcy. ...
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05
March
2017
The four-day Easter break is only weeks away. Here are some great ideas to help you get your holiday plans on track. ...
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2016
06
April
2016
Jetstar has taken out two international sustainability awards for its use of a blanket made entirely out of recycled plastic bottles ...
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01
March
2016
There are 3 online scams going around that you should be aware of ...
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2015
18
December
2015
Skip the queues - online check-in takes just a few clicks ...
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09
December
2015
Your small change is making a BIG change ...
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12
November
2015
On Tuesday, 10 November we moved into Terminal 4 - our new domestic home at Melbourne Airport. Here’s a quick look at what’s so cool about T4. More information: ‘What to expect at T4’ ...
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09
November
2015
Starting Tuesday, 10 November all our domestic flights to and from Melbourne will arrive and depart from the new, state-of-the-art Terminal 4 at Melbourne Airport (except for the handful of domestic flights numbered JQ1 to JQ399 that depart from the ...
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22
October
2015
You may have heard that on 10 November we’ll be moving into the brand new, state-of-the-art Terminal 4 (T4) at Melbourne (Tullamarine) Airport. From that day onwards all our domestic flights to and from Melbourne will arrive and depart from this t...
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21
April
2015
How cool is the newly designed ‘Onboard safety instructions’ card for our Airbus A320 fleet! (Old card and comparison between old and new cards included for reference - and for 90s nostalgia purposes.) If you’ve flown on our Boeing 787 Dreamliners...
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08
April
2015
Starting 8 April 2015 all our domestic and international flights in and out of Narita Airport in Japan will operate from the all-new Terminal 3. That means check-ins, departures, arrivals and transfers for our international services in and out of ...
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05
March
2015
We’re pleased to let you know that once again we’re the most on-time domestic airline in New Zealand. Last year we were the most punctual domestic carrier in 9 out of 12 months with a monthly average of 90.2% of our domestic flights departing with...
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2014
10
September
2014
A few weeks ago we launched our Jetstar smartphone apps for Android and iPhone. You can use these apps to: Search for flights – browse hot fares, find the best deals, sort by price/time/flight duration, keep track of recent searches Book f...
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26
August
2014
We’ve been very focused on improving our punctuality in Australia during the past 18 months. At the start of 2013 we acknowledged our performance wasn’t where it needed to be and the entire Jetstar team has done a lot of work since then to improve...
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16
July
2014
Skytrax announced last night that Jetstar Australia was voted Best Low Cost Airline, Australia-Pacific for the fourth consecutive year. We’re delighted to have been recognised by our customers as Australia-Pacific‘s leading low fares carrier. T...
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09
July
2014
You see a post in your Facebook newsfeed that appears to be a contest or give-away from an airline - maybe even one from Jetstar. You wonder “is this real or a scam?" The infographic above shows you some quick checks you can do to figure this out....
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26
June
2014
Earlier this month, I was given the great fortune of addressing the inaugural Destination Byron Tourism Symposium. We have a long history in the Ballina-Byron region having carried more than a million passengers in and out of the local airport sin...
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03
June
2014
How have our cabin baggage habits changed over the last few years? Do people still carry 2kg laptops or have many of us moved to iPads? Would you put your winter boots in your overnight bag or wear them on the flight? Do you need weeks of w...
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01
June
2014
We celebrated our tenth birthday by playing our favourite game, Pass the Parcel, in Melbourne, Tokyo, the Gold Coast, and Queenstown. We continued the game online and announced the winner of our Facebook contest last week. ...
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01
June
2014
To celebrate ten years of operations for Jetstar we ran a number of birthday related sales and promotions throughout May 2014. These included: a Photo Flashback Contest (winners photo board) a Pass the Parcel game (photo album of the people w...
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01
June
2014
Watch the highlights from our 10th birthday celebration on 25 May 2014 at Melbourne Tullamarine Airport. ...
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01
June
2014
This month we celebrated ten years of operations for the Jetstar Group. Our first ever flight (from Newcastle to Melbourne) took place on 25 May 2004. We celebrated 25 May 2014 with the unveiling of a special ‘10 years of flying’ livery for one of...
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25
February
2014
A Jetstar father and son, Captain Peter Wyatt and First Officer Tom Wyatt, took to the skies last week for their first flight together as A320 aircrew. Australia’s Channel 9 was on board to capture the journey between Sydney and Melbourne [video]. ...
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14
February
2014
Jetstar wishes all couples a Happy Valentine’s Day! Today is a double blessing of love as the Chinese Valentine’s Day - which is the 15th and last day of the Lunar New Year - also falls on 14 February this year. The Chinese Valentine’s Day (als...
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07
February
2014
It’s no secret that Singaporeans love to eat, shop and travel and the Jetstar team has put together a holiday service announcement to make the most of the eight long weekends in 2014 to travel to the most popular destinations and enjoy the local cuis...
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30
January
2014
To usher in the Year of the Horse, Jetstar Asia kicked off its first-ever boarding pass design competition, Art Takes Flight. The competition asked children in Singapore to draw what Lunar New Year means to them and, in response, we received close to...
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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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14
January
2014
In December 2004 we launched Jetstar Asia with our first flight from Singapore to Hong Kong. We now fly up to 3 flights a day between those two destinations and, overall, operate about 86 daily services (or a total of 598 weekly flights). In our n...
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