Jet Airways re-introduces its luxurious, new Boeing 777-300er Aircraft on the Mumbai-Brussels-Newark Sector, effective November 21, 2009
November 10, 2009: To cater to increased peak season traffic, Jet Airways, India’s premier international airline, will re-introduce its luxurious, new B777-300ER aircraft on its daily services to Newark-Liberty International Airport from Mumbai, via its European hub in Brussels. This will be effective November 21, 2009 to January 16, 2010.
The airline currently operates daily services on the sector aboard Airbus 330-200 aircraft, with a twin-class configuration (Premiere and Economy).
The new Boeing 777-300ER aircraft feature the airline's famed First Class — signature private suites offering guests the ultimate in comfort, space, and privacy. Each suite features the world’s longest First Class bed at 83 inches, massive 23 inch flat screen monitors, carefully designed storage areas that include a personal hanging wardrobe, dual credenza and under ottoman stowage, as well as dual sliding doors to ensure complete guest privacy.
Premiere (Business) and Economy guests also enjoy additional seat capacity.
In addition, Jet Airways also flies daily to New York’s JFK International Airport from Mumbai, Delhi and Chennai, via Brussels, aboard its state-of-the-art Airbus 330-200 aircraft.*
For more information, travelers can contact their local travel agents or visit: www.jetairways.com.
* Guests from Mumbai to JFK will fly to Brussels aboard a B777-300ER aircraft, and onwards to JFK aboard an A330-200 aircraft.
Jet Airways currently operates a fleet of 86 aircraft, which includes 10 Boeing 777-300 ER aircraft, 12 Airbus A330-200 aircraft, 50 next generation Boeing 737-700/800/900 aircraft and 14 modern ATR 72-500 turboprop aircraft. With an average fleet age of 4.57 years, the airline has one of the youngest aircraft fleet in the world.
Flights to 63 destinations span the length and breadth of India and beyond, including New York (both JFK and Newark), Toronto, Brussels, London (Heathrow), Hong Kong, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Colombo, Bangkok, Kathmandu, Dhaka, Kuwait, Bahrain, Muscat, Doha, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Jeddah, Sharjah and Riyadh.
Jet Airways and its no-frills all-economy Jet Airways Konnect service together operate over 365 flights daily.
About Jet Airways Konnect
Jet Airways Konnect is Jet Airways’ no-frills Economy Class service on key domestic routes, designed to meet the needs of the low fare segment.
Jet Airways Konnect links five major metros- Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Bengaluru and Kolkata - with several destinations across India.
Jet Airways Konnect currently operates over 130 flights daily
JetLite is a wholly owned subsidiary of Jet Airways India Ltd. and was acquired by Jet Airways in April 2007. Positioned as an all-economy airline, JetLite promises to offer value for money fares. JetLite currently operates a fleet of 23 aircraft, which includes 16 Boeing 737 series and 7 Canadian Regional Jets 200 Series. The airline flies to 28 domestic destinations and 2 international destinations (Kathmandu and Colombo), currently operating 115 flights a day, on average.
Jet Airways, with the acquisition of JetLite, and with its all-economy Jet Airways Konnect service, today has a combined fleet strength of 109 aircraft and operates over 449 flights daily.
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