July 13, 2011
Jet Airways Konnect, the all-economy service of Jet Airways, India’s premier international airline, now offers guests a convenient option to book and pay for their in-flight meals while booking their travel at jetairways.com. Jet Airways Konnect will offer guests this facility, on select flights at a discounted rate.
Jet Airways Konnect guests will have the option of choosing from a selection of non-vegetarian and vegetarian meal options and pay for them online, thus further enhancing the in-flight experience. Meals can be purchased not only at the time of booking the tickets, but also between 331 days and upto 8 hours prior to flight departure. For tickets purchased offline through a travel agent or across the counter, guests can purchase their preferred meal through the online “Manage Booking” facility on www.jetairways.com. Guests will receive a meal voucher receipt along with their e-Ticket as a confirmation of their JetCafé meal purchase at the end of the booking process.
According to Mr. Sudheer Raghavan, Chief Commerical Officer, Jet Airways, “JetCafé will now give our guests the option to book their preferred meal choices online. At Jet Airways Konnect, we have constantly endeavoured to offer our guests exceptional value and an enhanced flying experience through innovative products and services. We are confident that the introduction of this convenient facility will prove immensely popular with our guests. The introduction of JetCafé is one more step towards our customer-centric approach”.
Jet Airways' Konnect service operates on key domestic routes, and is designed to meet the needs of the low-fare segment with value-for-money fares. Jet Airways Konnect today, links seven major metros - Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad and Kolkata – with several destinations across India. Introduced in 2009, as a cost-effective all-economy service in response to the global recession, Konnect today operates over 170 flights daily.About Jet Airways
Jet Airways currently operates a fleet of 97 aircraft, which includes 10 Boeing 777-300 ER aircraft, 12 Airbus A330-200 aircraft, 55 next generation Boeing 737-700/800/900 aircraft and 20 modern ATR 72-500 turboprop aircraft. With an average fleet age of 5.45years, the airline has one of the youngest aircraft fleets in the world. Flights to 75 destinations span the length and breadth of India and beyond, including Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Bangkok, Brussels, Colombo, Dammam, Dhaka, Doha, Dubai, Hong Kong, Jeddah, Johannesburg, Kathmandu, Kuala Lumpur, Kuwait, London(Heathrow), Milan, Muscat, New York(both JFK and Newark), Riyadh, Sharjah, Singapore, Toronto.About Jet Airways Konnect
Jet Airways' Konnect service operates on key domestic routes, and is designed to meet the needs of the low-fare segment with value-for-money fares. Jet Airways Konnect links seven major metros - Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad and Kolkata – with several destinations across India, operating over 170 flights daily.About JetLite
JetLite is a subsidiary of Jet Airways India Ltd. and was acquired by Jet Airways in April 2007. Positioned as an all-economy, no-frills airline, JetLite operates a fleet of 18 Boeing 737 series aircrafts. The airline flies to 27 domestic destinations and 1 international destination (Kathmandu), operating over 110 flights a day, on average.
Jet Airways, Jet Airways Konnect and JetLite have a combined fleet strength of 115 aircraft and operate over 580 flights daily
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