Jetstar welcomes ACCC reauthorisation of airline coordination in Asia Pacific

The Jetstar Group has welcomed the ACCC’s final determination reauthorising coordination between Jetstar-branded airlines across the Asia Pacific region.

The decision enables Jetstar Airways, Jetstar Asia, Jetstar Japan and Jetstar Pacific to continue to collaborate to deliver low fares, a more expansive network and a singular customer experience.

Jetstar Group Chief Executive Officer Gareth Evans said the ACCC recognised the benefit Australian customers see from Jetstar airlines working closely together.

The ACCC’s decision supports our objective for Jetstar airlines to work together across a truly pan-Asian network. This will see Jetstar continue to open up new travel opportunities and deliver lower fares for customers
Gareth Evans, Jetstar Group CEO

The Jetstar Group consists of Jetstar Airways in Australia and New Zealand, Jetstar Asia in Singapore, Jetstar Pacific in Vietnam and Jetstar Japan.

About Jetstar

The Jetstar Group is one of Asia Pacific’s fastest growing airline brands with one of the most extensive ranges of destinations in the region. It is made up of Jetstar Airways (subsidiary of the Qantas Group) in Australia and New Zealand, Jetstar Asia in Singapore, Jetstar Pacific in Vietnam, and Jetstar Japan in Japan. Jetstar branded carriers operate up to 5,000 flights a week to more than 85 destinations. The Jetstar Group carried more than 37 million passengers in financial year 2017.