Jetstar Asia Airways
Jetstar Asia Airways, is a low-cost airline based in Singapore. It is one of the Asian offshoots of parent: Jetstar Airways, the low-cost subsidiary airline of Australia’s Qantas airline. It operates services to regional destinations in Southeast Asia to countries such as: Myanmar, Cambodia, Malaysia Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam. It also flies to regional routes in East Asia, such as: Japan, Taiwan and Hong Kong. Jetstar Asia Airways, is the main feeder airline for its parent company Jetstar Airways, for budget passengers flying to Australia.
Origins and Ownership
Jetstar Asia was launched in 2004. Due to its belated entry into the market, the airline differentiated itself from the competitors by flying further. The airline announced a seven routes to Shanghai, Hongkong, Taipei, Pattaya, Jakarta, Surabaya and Manila. The most ambitious startup plan compared to any of its Asian rivals, which would have given it the widest international coverage.
Barathan Pasupathi, was appointed as Jetstar Asia Airways’ Chief Executive Officer since July 2012. Barathan has over 23 years of experience in aviation and energy sectors and was a founding executive of Jetstar Asia, serving as its Chief Financial Officer from 2004 to 2007. Barathan is a graduate of Murdoch University with a Bachelor of Commerce. Barathan is a graduate from Murdoch University with a Bachelor of Commerce. In 2013 he was awarded the Distinguished Alumnus award by Murdoch University. He also holds a Masters in Business Administration and is a member of CPA Australia.
What people are saying
There are a series of reviews coming from Jetstar Asia’s passengers, regarding their services; and I’ve noticed that most of these reviews are all positive. Though there are negative reviews, still—these positive reviews really tells how satisfying it is to fly with Jetstar Asia. Some of these reviews are posted below.
“My flight experience was a positive one with no significant delays and little turbulence. The cabin crew were also friendly and courteous. Would recommend Jetstar Asia Airways if you want to travel budget.”
—Teewaikay (Kaohsiung, Taiwan)
“Have flown with Jetstar a few times this year and am consistently impressed with the level of service. Much better than expected, and the aircraft all very new and clean. Staff helpful and efficient, and all in all a very good flight for the price – which was less than half that of competitors”—Voight-Kampf (Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom)
“Good airline, flies direct from Melbourne to Phuket, sure beats flying via somewhere else. Waiting hours in an airport and then usually about an hour to Phuket.”
—Pkirk2016 (Melbourne, Australia)
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- Website URL: http://www.jetstar.com/sg/en/home
- Contact number: +65 6499 9702 / +613 9645 5999
- Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Head Office Address: Singapore Changi Airport T1, PO Box 323, Singapore 918144
A low-cost airline with top-notch accommodations and assistance. Jetstar Asia, ensures its passengers to have a safe, fast and smooth flight, with their attentive staffs, clean facilities and in-flight entertainment, you will sure feel the convenience of flying with them.