Jet Airways

Name

Jet Airways

Headquarter

Mumbai, India

Hub

Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Brussels, Kolkata

Fleet

117

Destinations

74

Parent Company

Tailwinds Limited

Founded

2014


History

Jet Airways was incorporated as an air taxi operator on 1 April 1992. It started commercial operations on 5 May 1993 with a fleet of four leased Boeing 737-300 aircraft from Malaysia Airlines. In January 1994 a change in the law enabled Jet Airways to apply for scheduled airline status, which was granted on 4 January 1995. Naresh Goyal – who already owned Jetair (Private) Limited, which provided sales and marketing for foreign airlines in India – set up Jet Airways as a full-service scheduled airline to compete against state-owned Indian Airlines. Indian Airlines had enjoyed a monopoly in the domestic market between 1953, when all major Indian air transport providers were nationalised under the Air Corporations Act (1953), and January 1994, when the Air Corporations Act was repealed, following which Jet Airways received scheduled airline status.

Jet began international operations from Chennai to Colombo in March 2004. The company is listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange, but 80% of its stock is controlled by Naresh Goyal (through his ownership of Jet’s parent company, Tailwinds). It has 13,177 employees (as at 31 March 2011). In January 2006 Jet Airways announced that it would buy Air Sahara for US$500 million in an all-cash deal, making it the biggest takeover in Indian aviation history. It would have resulted in the country’s largest airline but the deal fell through in June 2006. On 12 April 2007 Jet Airways agreed to buy out Air Sahara for INR14.5 billion (US$340 million). Air Sahara was renamed JetLite, and was marketed between a low-cost carrier and a full service airline. In August 2008 Jet Airways announced its plans to completely integrate JetLite into Jet Airways. In October 2008, Jet Airways laid off 1,900 of its employees, resulting in the largest lay-off in the history of Indian aviation.


Network

73 Destinations- Each connected every 5 minutes.


With its first flight in 1993, Jet Airways has come a long way to becoming the fastest growing airlines in the world- now all set to change the way you fly- for the better!


Connecting 22 international destinations and operating flights to and from 51 destinations in India, Jet Airways offers the best air deals.

International Destinations

  • Abu Dhabi
  • Bahrain
  • Bangkok
  • Brussels
  • Colombo
  • Dammam
  • Dhaka
  • Doha
  • Dubai
  • Ho Chi Minh City
  • Hong Kong
  • Jeddah
  • Kathmandu
  • Kuwait
  • London Heathrow
  • Muscat
  • Newark
  • Paris Charles de gaulle
  • Riyadh
  • Sharjah
  • Singapore
  • Toronto

Destinations within India

  • Ahmedabad
  • Aizawl
  • Amritsar
  • Aurangabad
  • Bagdogra
  • Bengaluru
  • Bhavnagar
  • Bhopal
  • Bhuj
  • Chandigarh
  • Chennai
  • Coimbatore
  • Dibrugarh
  • Dehradun
  • Delhi
  • Diu
  • Goa
  • Gorakhpur
  • Guwahati
  • Hyderabad
  • Imphal
  • Indore
  • Jaipur
  • Jammu
  • Jodhpur
  • Jorhat
  • Khajuraho
  • Kochi
  • Kolkata
  • Kozhikode
  • Leh
  • Lucknow
  • Madurai
  • Mangalore
  • Mumbai
  • Nagpur
  • Patna
  • Porbandar
  • Port Blair
  • Pune
  • Raipur
  • Rajahmundry
  • Rajkot
  • Ranchi
  • Silchar
  • Srinagar
  • Thiruvananthapuram
  • Tiruchirapally
  • Udaipur
  • Vadodara
  • Varanasi

FLEET

8 * Airbus 330 - 200Jet Airways Airbus 330-200

4 * Airbus 330-300

15* ATR 72-500

3* ATR72-600

10* Boeing 737-700

60* Boeing 737-800

2* Boeing 737-900

4* Beoing 737-900ER

10* Boeing 777-300ER


Baggage:

Cabin :

Effective June 1, 2012 , the below Cabin Baggage policy applies for Jet Airways operated flights:


Within India

The Government of India regulations permit only one piece of cabin baggage on board. The dimensions of which should not exceed 115 linear cms and weight should not exceed 7 kgs. The dimensions of the hand baggage should not exceed 55 cm X 35 cm X 25 cm totaling not more than 115 linear cms for Boeing as well as Airbus. The hand baggage dimensions for ATR should not exceed 50 cm X 45 cm X 20 cm totaling not more than 115 linear cms. Trolley bags with the above specified dimensions will be allowed. An infant carrying basket is allowed per infant traveling within India.

 

With effect from April 14, 2014, JetPrivilege Platinum, Gold members and Premiere guests will be entitled to cabin baggage allowance of 10kgs + 1 laptop across all Jet Airways domestic flights. The cabin baggage carried must meet the required dimensions and specifications mentioned above.

 

Guests travelling on flights originating from Jammu, Srinagar and Leh stations will not be allowed to carry any hand baggage.


International Sectors (First Class and Première)

On all our international routes, our First Class and Première guests may carry one piece of cabin baggage, not weighing more than 10 Kgs + 01 laptop. The dimensions should not exceed 55 cm X 25 cm X 35 cm (i.e. total 115 cms). In addition to the above one foldable garment bag or a lap top bag will be permitted. These would be considered as cabin baggage provided they measure up to a size of 126 linear cms. One fully collapsible stroller or an infant carrying basket is allowed per infant travelling on our international routes.


International Sectors (Economy)

Our Economy guests on all our international routes are only permitted one piece of cabin baggage on board. The dimensions of the hand baggage should not exceed 55 cm X 35 cm X 25 cm totaling not more than 115 linear cms and the weight should not exceed 7 kgs for Boeing as well as Airbus. Trolley bags with the above specified dimensions will be allowed. One fully collapsible stroller or an infant carrying basket is allowed per infant traveling on our international routes.


Cabin Baggage Acceptance Criteria

Contours are available at all airports to check the dimensions. If it exceeds these specifications, you will be requested to check your bag into the baggage hold. Hand baggage is accepted in the cabin subject to availability of space in the Over Head Bin. Restricted stowage space is also available under the front seat. In the event of no space being available in the aircraft to stow hand baggage, it will be necessary to remove and load the same in the baggage hold as per safety regulations.


Regulations for cabin baggage

Gels, alcohol, liquids, creams, lotions, and sharp articles, etc are not permitted in the hand baggage.

Guests arriving at Delhi and Mumbai from an international flight and then in transit to another flight (international or within India) will not be permitted to carry liquids more than 100 ml in their cabin baggage when going through security at these airports.

Additional items which are allowed in the cabin

The following articles, which may be carried free in addition to the free baggage allowance (subject to security regulations):

An overcoat wrap or blanket
An umbrella or walking stick
A lady's handbag, lady's pocketbook or lady's purse
A reasonable amount of reading matter for the flight
A small camera and/or a pair of binoculars
Infant's carrying basket
Infant food for consumption on the flight

A fully collapsible invalid's wheelchair and/or a pair of crutches and / or braces or other prosthetic device for the guest's use provided that the guest is dependent upon them.

A Laptop


Checked Baggage :

Baggage Allowance for passengers travelling on migrant visas*
Guests travelling on migrant visas ex-India will be permitted to carry maximum 40kgs as Free Baggage Allowance on 9W international flights and on the connecting 9W domestic flights.

This will apply only when travel is to 9W destinations where the weight concept is applicable.

The migrant visa baggage allowance can be availed only on the migrant visa holder's first outbound journey and not on subsequent trips. The migrant visa baggage allowance can also be extended to 'dependents' of the migrant i.e. spouse and children who may either accompany the migrant or travel subsequently for their first outbound journey after issuance of the 'said' visa.

*Visas eligible for migrant visa baggage allowances are those issued for immigration purposes. Visas also include those issued to dependants of the primary migrant visa holder who are entitled to immigrant status by virtue of their relationship such as spouse, children, fiancee, etc. Australian Fiancee/Provisional Spouse visas are also eligible.

Free Baggage Allowance for interline journeys originating from India to Australia
The free Baggage Allowance for interline journeys originating from India to Australia for bookings effective November 19, 2013 as follows.

Economy - 30 Kgs
Première - 40 Kgs


Free Baggage Allowance for interline journeys originating from Kuala Lumpur to Jeddah
The Free Baggage Allowance for interline / codeshare journeys originating from Kuala Lumpur to Jeddah for bookings effective January 11, 2014 is 35 kgs (inclusive of 5 Litre Zamzam water) in Economy. 

Baggage handling at London
Effective May 1, 2014 , baggage handling at London will be operated by Cobalt Ground Solutions.

For all baggage related issues at London, contact the following number - 

Contact number: +44 208 897 3464  

Free Baggage Allowance for interline journeys originating from UK to India
For bookings effective July 31, 2014, the free Baggage Allowance for interline journeys originating from UK to India via Abu Dhabi / Brussels is as follows.

Economy - 30 Kgs
Première - 40 Kgs
First Class - 50 Kgs


Key benefits of Jet Airways ‘one brand’ and one product service offering includes: 
 
  • World-class product and service with unique Indian hospitality
  • Enhanced guest experience in Première and Economy
  • Two class full service offering
  • Complimentary dining on-board
  • Seamless guest journey between international and domestic
  • A personalised service with extended privileges for our JetPrivilege Platinum and Gold members

 

JetPrivilege, our award winning global reward program 
 
  • Over 150 partners
  • Minimum 500 JPMiles on every flight
  • Easy tier retention
  • Faster tier upgrade
  • Improved tier benefits
  • Faster rewards
  • Easy redemptions
  • Pooling of JPMiles

 

Wide network and seamless connectivity 
 
  • 51 destinations across India
  • Over 450 domestic flights daily
  • 19 codeshare partners
  • 148 interline partners
  • 48 through check-in partners

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