Newsroom Jetstar (Jetstar)

2018
07
December
2018
Jetstar has today announced Brisbane startup PowerWells, as the second 2018 recipient of its Flying Start Program grant, allowing the progressive social enterprise to provide renewable technologies to individuals living in energy poverty. The Jets...
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19
October
2018
SINGAPORE.- Jetstar Asia has partnered with Tourism Northern Territory to celebrate ten years of flying between Singapore and Darwin with a special livery depicting scenes from the Top-End. Marking the milestone at a ceremony at Changi Airport, Je...
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17
October
2018
In its eight year of operations to the popular holiday destination, Jetstar has announced it will add two additional weekly services between Sydney and Nadi from 15 December 2018 to 19 January 2019, taking the total number of weekly flights to the is...
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04
October
2018
Jetstar Pacfic has welcomed its first female Captain, Vietnamese national, Ms. Le Thi Bich Hong, after she was recently promoted from First Officer. Ms. Hong, who joined Jetstar Pacific in 2013, started her flying career after graduating from the ...
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26
September
2018
Wednesday 26 September 2018 - Jetstar has today released the results of its inaugural “Global Travel Survey”, with almost 30,000 travellers sharing their quirky holiday behaviours. Jetstar customers from destinations across the airline’s network i...
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05
September
2018
Dubai, U.A.E and Ho Chi Minh City, VIETNAM, 4 September 2018 - Emirates and Jetstar Pacific (IATA code: BL) have announced a new codeshare agreement, expanding the existing partnership between the Dubai-based carrier and Jetstar Group. The new partne...
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04
September
2018
Customers can now bring more on-board, with Jetstar offering the option to purchase three kilograms of additional carry-on baggage, increasing the total carry-on allowance from seven to 10 kilograms. Starting from $13 on Starter Fares, the additio...
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17
August
2018
Travellers will soon be able to book Jetstar flights directly on Alibaba Group’s online travel service platform, Fliggy, following the formation of a new partnership between the two companies, which will give Jetstar access to some of Alibaba Group’s...
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14
August
2018
14 August , 2018 – 730 has made a lot of claims without much context. The reporting on salary figures and length of shifts is misleading, and its simply wrong to say we operate overseas crew on domestic rosters. They have overlooked standard indus...
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03
August
2018
The first direct flight between Brisbane and Uluru (Ayres Rock Airport) took off this morning, with Jetstar’s new service between the two destinations saving customers at least six hours on their journey. The three-per-week service will be operate...
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17
May
2018
Jetstar has announced a pilot recruitment program for its regional operations in New Zealand to provide the best and brightest aviation students with a flying start to their career. The recruitment pathway is open to aviation students at Massey Un...
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01
May
2018
Jetstar has today launched one of its biggest ever sales with more than 200,000 free return flights available to dozens of destinations including Hawaii, Bali, Vietnam, Thailand, Japan, Gold Coast and Perth. Customers can book a return trip and on...
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11
April
2018
Jetstar will operate three flights per week on the new route from 3 August 2018, with 56,000 seats available on the route annually. ...
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12
March
2018
Following his talk at the CAPA Global LCC Summit 2018 (Singapore, 2 Mar 2018), Jetstar Group CEO Gareth Evans sat down for a discussion with the moderator. ...
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02
March
2018
Jetstar Group CEO Gareth Evans spoke at the CAPA Global LCC Summit 2018 in Singapore on 2 March, 2018. This is the text of his speech. ...
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22
February
2018
Jetstar will receive 18 new fuel efficient aircraft between 2020 and 2022.  The longer range means direct flights from East Coast of Australia to Bali, not previously possible with A320 aircraft ...
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16
February
2018
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 cont...
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13
February
2018
The virtual assistant, traditionally only accessible via the Jetstar website, has now launched on Facebook messenger after receiving a significant upgrade to its capability. ...
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08
February
2018
Jetstar Asia and L3 Commercial Training Solutions (L3 CTS) announced the launch of a new Jetstar Asia Airways Cadet Pilot Training Programme to develop high caliber students into professional pilots for the airline. The programme will support the ...
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26
January
2018
Hot on the heels of the recently launched services between Clark and Singapore, Jetstar Asia today announces a new direct service from Clark International Airport to Kansai International Airport in Japan. From 27 March 2018, Jetstar Asia will oper...
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26
January
2018
The Daly family helped us celebrate our 250 millionth passenger milestone ...
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25
January
2018
We're supporting Robin Esrock and his young family as they visit every state and both territories on an ambitious mission to find, share, and tick off The Great Australian Bucket List. ...
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18
January
2018
Hawaiian Airlines and Jetstar Group today launched a new interline partnership offering travelers from cities in New Zealand and Japan convenient flight connections to Hawai‘i and the U.S. mainland.The move enhances Hawaiian Airlines’ already compreh...
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2017
20
December
2017
Ready to fly off for the holidays? Here are 12 tips to make your Christmas travels a little bit easier. ...
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07
December
2017
The inaugural flight JQ68 is one of two weekly return Boeing 787 services which will bring an additional 35,000 Chinese tourists to Australia each year.  ...
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27
November
2017
Customers booked on flights to Bali over the next week can instead choose to travel to a range of alternative international destinations including Phuket, Ho Chi Minh City, Singapore, Fiji, Tokyo and Osaka at no additional cost. ...
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14
November
2017
Already over 15,000 customers have already purchased low-fares between these two cities ...
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02
November
2017
Jetstar has analysed data over the past year and ranked the top postcodes from across the country based on the number of fares purchased for under $100. ...
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19
October
2017
Jetstar Asia has attained the top ranking for its punctuality amongst all Asia Pacific airlines, achieving a five-star rating in OAG’s biannual on-time performance report. Based in the United Kingdom, digital flight data analyst OAG, released its ...
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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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