Singapore,
20
July
2011
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04:00
Australia/Melbourne

Jetstar bags three awards from Singapore's Changi Airport

Low fares leader Jetstar received three awards at the sixth Changi Airline Awards 2011 in Singapore on Monday evening, 18 July.

The annual awards ceremony recognises the achievements of airlines operating from Singapore’s Changi Airport, based on passenger figures.

The awards are:

  • Largest Growth in Passenger Traffic (Singapore) – Jetstar Asia
  • Largest Growth in Passenger Traffic (Southwest Pacific) – Jetstar Airways
  • Top 10 Airline in Passenger Carriage – Jetstar Asia (ranked fourth)

Singapore based Jetstar Asia topped Changi’s honour roll as the airline with the largest growth out from Singapore, carrying over 2 million passengers in 2010 – an increase of 53 per cent from the previous year and leading ahead of last year’s winner, Tiger Airways.

Australia based Jetstar Airways took the honours for the second consecutive year, for largest growth out from Southwest Pacific. Passenger numbers exceeded 360,000 in 2010, translating to a 12 per cent growth compared to the previous year.

For full details on Changi Airline Awards 2011, please visit Changi Airport website.

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.