Jet Airways' JetPrivilege wins double honours at the prestigious Freddie Awards 2013
May 2, 2013
Jet Airways’ JetPrivilege programme - India’s largest and most respected frequent flyer programme - has once again been conferred top honours at the prestigious Freddie Awards 2013, namely ‘‘Best Promotion for JetPrivilege's 20% discount for online redemption of JPMiles and ‘Best Loyalty Credit Card: JetPrivilege HDFC Bank Credit Card’. The Freddie Awards, regarded as the most important awards of their kind in the airline industry, celebrated some of the world's best customer loyalty programmes, at a glittering event held in Washington DC,recently.
Mr. Kaushal Satam, Head JetPrivilege, Jet Airways, received the awards on behalf of the airline in the presence of international dignitaries from the travel and trade industry.Jet Airways emerged victorious from amongst a field comprising several of the world's leading airlines in the Middle East/Oceania/Asia region.
Sudheer Raghavan, Chief Commercial Officer, Jet Airways, said “The unique double scored by Jet Airways' JetPrivilege programme at the prestigious Freddie Awards 2013, is further testimony to the success of several key initiatives taken by us to further the airline and the programme as the preferred choice for guests and our frequent fliers. Receiving these top honours assumes significance, coming from the most respected and coveted award title in the travel loyalty segment. Furthermore, voting for these awards were our airline guests/JetPrivilege members thus reposing their faith in our commitment to deliver the very highest levels of customer service."
Jet Airways' JetPrivilege programme has been a consistent winner at the Freddies Awards since 2004 introduced in 1988 by InsideFlyer magazine's Randy Petersen, the Freddie Awards have grown in stature and importance to become the most prestigious member-generated awards in the travel loyalty industry.
Jet Airways currently operates a fleet of 115 aircraft, which include 10 Boeing 777-300 ER aircraft, 10 Airbus A330-200 aircraft, 4 Airbus A330-300 aircraft, 73 next generation Boeing 737-700/800/900 aircraft, 17 ATR 72-500 and 1 ATR 72-600 turboprop aircraft. With an average fleet age of 5.45 years, the airline has one of the youngest fleet of aircraft in the world. Flights to 72 destinations span the length and breadth of India and beyond, including Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Bangkok, Brussels, Colombo, Dammam, Dhaka, Doha, Dubai, Hong Kong, Jeddah, Kathmandu, Kuwait, London (Heathrow), Muscat, New York (Newark), Riyadh, Sharjah, Singapore and Toronto.
The new JetKonnect service is a dedicated product designed to meet the needs of the low fare segment. JetKonnect will also offer guests a Premiere service on nearly all domestic routes. With its mixed fleet of Boeings and ATR aircraft with over 500 daily flights connecting 52 destinations across India, JetKonnect provides more flexibility and choice to its guests. JetKonnect’s convenient schedules, reliable service and low fares promise to bring greater value and a seamless flying experience to our customers.
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