JETSTAR NEWS

 

Family left stranded after Jetstar bans them from flight home

The New Zealand Herald  2017-03-01 02:29:00

Two families were left stranded on Hamilton Island after Jetstar barred them from boarding their flight home. Penrith mum Laura Kimber told Kidspot.com.au she was stunned when she was told she could ...

Air NZ, Jetstar flights from Dunedin grounded due to mechanical problems

The New Zealand Herald  2017-02-12 08:25:38

Passengers have been left stranded at Dunedin Airport tonight after mechanical problems grounded two aircraft this afternoon. A Jetstar spokesperson said flight JQ284 from Dunedin to Auckland has been ...

Jetstar Pacific, ACG sign A320s sale and leaseback arrangement

Air Transport World  2017-02-10 20:52:00

Ho Chi Minh City-based low-cost carrier (LCC) Jetstar Pacific Airlines will sell and leaseback 10 new Airbus A320-200s to US-based lessor Aviation Capital Group (ACG). read more

Sick Auckland mum Caroline Gray forced to pay fee to transfer plane ticket to husband

The New Zealand Herald  2017-01-23 01:53:40

It's the same seat on the same flight but Jetstar won't let the husband of a sick woman take her seat without paying $248 first.Auckland mum Caroline Gray spent a total of $140 for two return tickets so ...

Family booted off Jetstar Australia flight

The New Zealand Herald  2017-01-11 07:56:53

Social media users are lashing out at Jetstar Australia after a family was kicked off a flight from Bali to Adelaide - but the airline is standing by its decision.In a video posted to Facebook by Vincent ...

Jetstar Japan delays launch of Shanghai service

Air Transport World  2017-01-10 16:45:00

Jetstar Japan has decided to delay the launch of a route to Shanghai Pudong International Airport because of challenges in gaining approval from Chinese authorities.read more

?Known fault? in engine drama

The Australian  2016-12-14 13:00:00

A known fault in a Jetstar Dreamliner was to blame for a mid-flight ­engine shutdown.

Corporate do-gooders get into the Christmas spirit

The New Zealand Herald  2016-12-13 22:31:44

New Zealand businesses are getting into the Christmas spirit, fundraising and donating to various charities this holiday season.Jetstar has given away more than $20,000 worth of travel after giving each ...

Sick crew blamed for 13 hour wait on Jetstar flight from Bali

The New Zealand Herald  2016-12-06 21:44:04

A Jetstar flight from Bali to Darwin has been delayed by about 13 hours after a crew member called in sick.An airline spokeswoman said the delay was caused by an unwell crew member."One of the crew members ...

Air fees fight goes overseas

The Australian  2016-12-02 01:24:00

The ACCC will turn on international airlines after TigerAir, Jetstar axed preselection of booking extras.

Lucky dozen to score a cadetship

The Australian  2016-12-01 13:00:00

Aspiring pilots are being urged to apply for Jetstar's cadetship program, with applications closing on Sunday.

ACCC to clamp airlines? add-ons

The Australian  2016-12-01 13:00:00

Competition tsar Rod Sims has threatened legal action against budget airlines Jetstar and Tigerair over flight add-ons.

Jetstar passengers came '30 seconds' from plane collision: report

The New Zealand Herald  2016-11-23 03:35:47

A Jetstar crew managed to avert a major disaster at Adelaide airport when the pilot of a second plane misheard instructions and crossed its path as it was coming in to land, a report reveals.The Australian ...

Jetstar regional services worth $40 million to local economies

The New Zealand Herald  2016-11-22 13:00:00

Jetstar's regional operations could boost the economy of four centres it serves by about $40 million a year, according to Infometrics research.The regional GDP growth could support up to 600 new jobs ...

Jetstar boosts Bay economy

The New Zealand Herald  2016-11-22 07:05:35

Jetstar's arrival in Hawke's Bay could boost the economy by $8 million, according to Infometrics research.The gross domestic product (GDP) growth could support up to 132 new jobs, according to the research, ...

Vietnam Airlines partners with Jetstar Pacific for domestic connections

Breaking Travel News  2016-11-14 16:17:51

Vietnam Airlines has partnered with Jetstar Pacific to introduce 34 code-sharing flights between Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City per day. The news means a flight will take off approximately every 30 minutes ...

Jetstar repairs GE engines

The Australian  2016-11-11 13:00:00

Jetstar has modified the last of its Boeing Dreamliner jets to fix a problem with the planes' engines.

Aussie-bound Jetstar flight forced to return to Auckland

The New Zealand Herald  2016-10-23 05:52:21

A flight bound for Australia was forced to make a U-turn less than an half an hour into the journey late this afternoon.Jetstar's JQ134 flight, headed to the Gold Coast, took off from the Auckland International ...

Qantas and Jetstar ban Samsung Galaxy Note 7

The New Zealand Herald  2016-10-16 00:58:47

Qantas and Jetstar have followed suit from other airlines, banning the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 devices from its aircraft.The banning of the phone follows reports that the devices were catching fire and, ...

Police called after Business Class punch-up onboard Jetstar flight

The New Zealand Herald  2016-10-06 10:36:23

A man and a woman escorted by police from a Jetstar flight on Wednesday face flying bans and possible charges after a fight broke out between the two during the early morning Phuket-Sydney service.Other ...