Jet Airways is one of the two biggest airlines in India, both in terms of market share and the number of passengers carried. The airline has its main hub at Mumbai, with subsidiary hubs at New Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore and Pune. In addition, it has an international hub at Brussels Airport. Etihad Airways, the flag carrier of United Arab Emirates bought minority equity stake in Jet Airways in 2013 with an aim to tap the growing aviation market of India.
The IATA code for Jet Airways is 9W.
Jet Airways operates a mixed fleet of Airbus and Boeing aircrafts. Currently, it has 112 aircrafts that consist of Airbus 330-200, ATR 72-500, ATR 72-600, Boeing 737-700, Boeing 737-800, Boeing 737-900, Boeing 737-900ER and Boeing 777-300ER.
Where does Jet Airways fly to?
Jet Airways operates flights to 74 destinations all over the world. It serves 22 international destinations and 47 cities and mini metros in India.
Within India, Jet Airways flies to major destinations like New Delhi, Chennai, Bangalore, Kolkata, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Port Blair and Trivandrum, among many others. The airline flies to various other mini metro cities like Chandigarh, Amritsar, Dehradun, Jaipur, Nagpur, Ranchi, etc. Jet Airways also operates flights to places of special tourist interest such as Leh, Khajuraho, Srinagar, Varanasi, Diu and Goa.
The international destinations that Jet Airways flies to include Asian cities like Abu Dhabi, Bangkok, Colombo, Doha, Dubai, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur and Shanghai, among others, along with destinations in the West like Brussels, San Francisco, Toronto, New York and Johannesburg.
JetPrivilege is a loyalty and reward frequent flyer program by Jet Airways. JetPrivilege members earn miles; get tier upgrades, access to airport lounges and other benefits.
Codeshare partner airlines
Jet Airways has codeshare agreements with Air Canada, Air France, All Nippon Airways, Alitalia, Brussels Airlines, Etihad Airways, Garuda Indonesia, Kenya Airways, Korean Air, Turkish Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, South African Airways, Qantas, United Airlines and Vietnam Airlines.
Baggage allowance limit differs from the originating destination to the destination that you are travelling to. They also depend on cabin and JetPrivilege membership tier. Generally, check-in baggage of up to 30 kgs is free in Economy class, 40 kgs in Première and 50 kgs in First Class. For detailed baggage information, please visit the airline website.
How to book Jet Airways flights?
Jet Airways online flight booking lets you buy air tickets with convenience and simplicity. It is a speedy and hassle-free alternative to other forms of ticket booking and gives you useful information easily and quickly. You are required to fill up the online booking form with details regarding dates of travel and the destination. This enables you to compare prices easily, that too without you having to waste any time.
What to do before leaving for the airport?
Your air ticket has a PNR number, which can be used to check your flight status and online check-in prior to leaving for the airport.
Jet Airways has web check-in service for all its passengers. The check-in window is open 48 hours before flight departure. The boarding gates close 25 minutes before flight departure.
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