Tag Archives: Gaurang Shetty

Jet Airways to commence second Bengaluru-Singapore daily


Jet Airways will commence a second daily flight from Bengaluru to Singapore from March 15, 2018. The new daily flight – 9W 26, will depart from Bengaluru at 02:05 hrs (IST) and arrive into Singapore at 09:15 hrs (LT). Aside from providing choice for corporate travellers, the timings of the new flight are also expected to be of significance to the fast expanding MICE segment in Bengaluru. During its return journey, flight 9W 25 will depart from Singapore at a comfortable time of 10:15 hrs (LT), arriving in Bengaluru at 12:10 hrs (IST), allowing guests arriving in Bengaluru to travel onwards to destinations such as Chennai, Coimbatore, Hyderabad and Mangalore using convenient connections on Jet Airways’ extensive domestic network. Gaurang Shetty, Whole Time Director, Jet Airways, said “This second daily service will benefit business travellers who are looking at tapping into India and Singapore’s promising commercial opportunities. In addition, Singapore boasts of a huge Indian diaspora that can avail of this opportunity to strengthen ties to their roots.” To celebrate the introduction of the new frequency, Jet Airways has announced special ‘introductory’ return Economy fares from Bengaluru, starting at INR 11,768 only. Guests can book tickets with these special fares starting February 15, 2018. These inaugural fares are applicable for journeys commencing from March 15, 2018 onwards. During the summer schedule, the timings of the new flight will change to depart from Bengaluru at 01:30 hrs (IST) to arrive in Singapore at 08:55 hrs (LT). The return flight from Singapore will however, continue to depart at 10:05 hrs (LT) to arrive into Bengaluru at 12:10 hrs (IST).

Read More »

Jet Airways launches in-flight entertainment (IFE)


Jet Airways’ in-flight entertainment service JetScreen, will now be available on domestic flights. Over 220 hours of video and audio content can be enjoyed by Jet Airways’ guests directly on their mobile phones, tablets and laptops. Gaurang Shetty, Whole-time Director, Jet Airways, said: “Streaming of content on personal devices has become extremely popular globally, and we are confident that this initiative, will appeal to all our guests especially the millennials who prefer to access content on the move.”

Read More »