Newsroom Jetstar (NZ)

2017
10
February
2017
| 02:18 Australia/Melbourne
The Qantas Group has welcomed the New Zealand government’s announcement naming both Jetstar and Qantas as contracted suppliers for government air travel, commencing 1 March 2017. It’s the first time Jetstar has been named as an official supplier u...
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2016
23
November
2016
| 00:02 Australia/Melbourne
An economic impact report estimates that additional visitor spending following Jetstar’s expansion to Nelson, Napier, New Plymouth and Palmerston North will result in GDP growth of up to $40 million for the regions in the first year of operation. ...
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24
June
2016
| 23:25 Australia/Melbourne
Jetstar will become the first international airline to operate after-dark flights to Queenstown when its Melbourne-Queenstown service touches down in the southern lakes resort at 7.20pm this evening. The inaugural winter evening service is over 90...
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06
April
2016
| 06:42 Australia/Melbourne
Jetstar will start trans-Tasman winter evening flights in and out of Queenstown from June this year, providing travellers with more flexibility to take a winter break in the resort town. Subject to regulatory approval, Jetstar will operate a daily...
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22
March
2016
| 01:40 Australia/Melbourne
Jetstar flights from Auckland to Rarotonga begin this evening and tourism officials are predicting the new services could boost tourism earnings in the Pacific paradise by over $20 million a year. Today’s inaugural flight marks the first time in m...
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01
February
2016
| 02:28 Australia/Melbourne
Jetstar adds Auckland to New Plymouth and Palmerston North, and Nelson-Wellington Passenger numbers jump in Nelson and Napier on the back of new regional flights Strong December and January loads of over 90 percent More New Zealanders tha...
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2015
01
December
2015
| 19:00 Australia/Melbourne
Regional travellers celebrate as low fares touch down around the country Over 150 new jobs created as Jetstar expands Special launch day ‘Return for Free’ sale^ on regional network Low fares travel in the regions becomes a reality today a...
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31
August
2015
| 23:16 Australia/Melbourne
Jetstar announces low fares to four new regional destinations, five routes Flights on sale now to Nelson, Napier, New Plymouth and Palmerston North Launch sale fares start from $9^ one-way Jetstar today unveiled its new regional network i...
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12
August
2015
| 05:33 Australia/Melbourne
The first of five Jetstar Q300 turbo-prop aircraft to be painted in Jetstar livery rolled out of the paint shop in Townsville this week in preparation for regional services in New Zealand later this year. The aircraft were formerly used by QantasL...
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25
June
2015
| 05:02 Australia/Melbourne
Earn Qantas Points on all Jetstar New Zealand domestic flights*, across all fare types New Zealanders can join Qantas Frequent Flyer for free until 31 December 2015 Meetings with regional destination representatives underway New Zealander...
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18
June
2015
| 04:25 Australia/Melbourne
Jetstar services to regional New Zealand starting in December this year. New flights will bring low fares competition to monopoly domestic routes around the country. A network of at least four initial regional destinations operated by Q300 tur...
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31
March
2015
| 22:05 Australia/Melbourne
Jetstar celebrated a new milestone on its trans-Tasman network this morning with the arrival of its first Melbourne-Wellington flight. The new service touched down in the capital from Melbourne shortly after 6:00am, marking the start of a regular ...
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09
March
2015
| 00:00 Australia/Melbourne
Discovery Foundation awarded $30,000 Jetstar Flying Start grant Funds enable teen residential camp and children’s weekend programme in Christchurch Programmes build youth self-confidence and self-esteem The Discovery Fou...
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24
February
2015
| 02:00 Australia/Melbourne
Airline on-time performance results confirm that Jetstar was New Zealand’s most punctual domestic airline in 2014. Figures show that Jetstar flights were the most on time of the two major domestic carriers in 9 out of 12 months last year. The 2...
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2014
12
December
2014
| 02:00 Australia/Melbourne
Jetstar has launched the first of two new routes between the Gold Coast and New Zealand today ahead of the festive holidays and peak summer travel season. The low fares airline will operate three flights a week between Gold Coast-Wellington and th...
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01
October
2014
| 04:00 Australia/Melbourne
Jetstar is calling on Air New Zealand to reinstate domestic on-time performance results in its monthly operating updates to the New Zealand Stock Exchange.In August 2009 Air New Zealand publicly announced that its domestic on-time performance, which ...
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23
September
2014
| 04:00 Australia/Melbourne
New promotional campaign highlights Jetstar’s strong domestic on-time performance $25 voucher if a domestic flight arrives more than 10 minutes later than scheduled* Voucher campaign will run for eight days on all domestic routes starting todayJetst...
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09
September
2014
| 04:00 Australia/Melbourne
Jetstar will offer Gold Coast residents low fares to two exciting New Zealand destinations from December 2014. The low fares airline today announced it will start flying three times a week between Gold Coast-Queenstown from 13 December 2014^ and t...
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25
August
2014
| 04:00 Australia/Melbourne
Jetstar was New Zealand’s most punctual domestic airline in the first half of 2014* Leading on-time performance for the 12 months ended June 2014* Punctuality improvement delivers higher customer satisfaction for the low fares carrierJetstar has hel...
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26
March
2014
| 02:00 Australia/Melbourne
Jetstar adds 15,000 extra seats between Australia and Queenstown Melbourne-Queenstown daily and Sydney-Queenstown 5 per week in July/August Further growth for New Zealand’s tourism industryJetstar has added 15,000 extra international seats between A...
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13
February
2014
| 02:00 Australia/Melbourne
Emirates and Jetstar have announced an agreement which is set to open up new destinations for Emirates passengers across Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia as the Dubai-based airline continues to connect people, places and passions.Emirates’ ...
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30
January
2014
| 02:00 Australia/Melbourne
Jetstar records the best domestic on-time performance on a month-on-month basis in 2013* Better reliability reflects the airline’s focus on improving the customer experience Customer satisfaction ends the year at its highest-ever levelOn-time perfor...
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2013
16
December
2013
| 02:00 Australia/Melbourne
Jetstar’s first international service to South Australia begins today Now flying to four Australian destinations from New Zealand Special first flight sale with one-way fares at $169* Jetstar’s inaugural Auckland-Adelaide flight took off ...
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05
April
2013
| 03:00 Australia/Melbourne
5 million* domestic customers since 2009 launch Over 35,000 flights and nearly one million seats sold for $50 or less $5 domestic fare sale** to celebrate for 1 hour this morning on selected routes Jetstar today celebrated flying 5 millio...
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05
February
2013
| 02:00 Australia/Melbourne
Experienced aviation executive Grant Kerr to be Head of New Zealand New position joins a strengthened local leadership team Further Jetstar commitment to New Zealanders that low fares are here for the long-haul Jetstar today announced the...
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2012
30
November
2012
| 02:00 Australia/Melbourne
Jetstar is pleased to announce Kevin Chappell from Auckland is the winner of the “WIN a Phuket Holiday” competition draw. Congratulations to Kevin! ...
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26
September
2012
| 04:00 Australia/Melbourne
Jetstar sale fares drive Christchurch & Canterbury Tourism “Reimagined campaign" More than 130,000 additional seats into Christchurch on domestic services Australians encouraged to have a weekend away on New Zealand’s South Island Jetstar...
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19
September
2012
| 04:00 Australia/Melbourne
Jetstar grows New Zealand based fleet to nine aircraft and adds over 50 new jobs Services between Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch grow by 600,000 seats annually Direct services from Queenstown to Sydney and Melbourne increased Jetst...
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05
August
2012
| 04:00 Australia/Melbourne
Jetstar picks Arthritis New Zealand’s kids camp for latest community grant More than 1,000 Kiwi children suffer the disease Next round of grant applications now open Kiwi kids suffering from arthritis will have the chance to attend a uniq...
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23
July
2012
| 04:00 Australia/Melbourne
Jetstar will offer 120 domestic fares at $12 for every medal the Kiwi team brings home Low fares celebration for Kiwis to get behind the national team Preparations ramping up for Jetstar Welcome Home Tour trip to Christchurch Low fares ai...
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