Jet Airways enhances its international network with the introduction of a second service from Mumbai to Singapore
Day time flight from November 1st, 2013 to offer easy connectivity across Asia, Australia and New Zealand, with partner carriers
Only Indian carrier to operate six daily flights from India to Singapore
August 28, 2013
Jet Airways, India’s premier international airline, today announced the introduction of a second daily direct frequency from India’s business capital Mumbai to Singapore. This new service effective November 1st, 2013 on a state-of-the-art Boeing 737-800 aircraft will complement the night flight currently in operation, on the popular and high demand Mumbai-Singapore route. The new frequency into Singapore will also make Jet Airways the only Indian carrier to operate six daily direct flights connecting Singapore with Delhi, Chennai and Mumbai.
This will offer guests a convenient flight out of Mumbai providing seamless connections from Singapore to multiple destinations within Asia, Australia and New Zealand, with Jet Airways code share and interline partners. The new Jet Airways service, flight 9W 010 will depart Mumbai daily at 0950 hrs and arrive Singapore at 1800 hrs (Local Time). On the return, flight 9W 009 will depart Singapore at 2005 hrs (Local Time) and arrive in Mumbai at 2310 hrs (Local Time). The additional flight will complement the daily late evening departure Airbus A330 flight being operated between the two destinations by Jet Airways.
The airline will deploy a state-of-the-art Boeing 737-800 Next Generation (NG) aircraft with 'Sky interiors' on this route, offering Premiere and Economy guests the airline’s famed in-flight service, its award-winning In-flight Entertainment (IFE) programme, and the airline's hallmark customer experience. With this new service, Jet Airways will become the only Indian carrier to offer two services daily from each of the metros - Mumbai, Delhi and Chennai.
Sudheer Raghavan, Chief Commercial Officer, Jet Airways said “Jet Airways is happy to introduce a second frequency on the high density Mumbai-Singapore route following an increased demand due to tourist and business traffic. With the introduction of this additional flight, we aim to provide our guests seamless connectivity to points across Asia, Australia and New Zealand from Singapore. The new flight would also help in connecting our guests flying into Mumbai from Jet Airways’ extended network to Singapore and beyond. Jet Airways has established itself as a prestigious brand on account of the warmth of its service and quality of its in-flight product and we are confident that this new service would also prove equally popular with its guests.”
About Jet Airways
Jet Airways currently operates a fleet of 113 aircraft, which include 10 Boeing 777-300 ER aircraft, 10 Airbus A330-200 aircraft, 4 Airbus A330-300 aircraft, 71 next generation Boeing 737-700/800/900 aircraft and 16 ATR 72-500 and 2 ATR72-600. With an average fleet age of 5.26 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.
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