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Jet Airways Fighting To Stay Alive As 90% Of Fleet Grounded

I haven't written about the Jet Airways mess yet, and I'm sorry about that. I'm not sure why, but it has just been so involved and constantly changing that I felt like I couldn't do it justice. However, something is better than nothing. Jet Airways has…

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Jet Airways Passengers Bleed After Pilots Forget To Pressurize Cabin

A Jet Airways flight this morning from Mumbai to Jaipur had to return to Mumbai due to pressurization issues with the cabin, which caused passengers to bleed out of their noses and ears. The flight, 9W697, was operated by a Boeing 737. What caused the…

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Jet Airways Cuts Ties With Emirates & Gulf Air As Of April 1, 2018

Last year Jet Airways made the decision to cut ties with American, as we saw their partnership ending as of December 31, 2017. Now it's no longer possible to earn and redeem AAdvantage miles on Jet Airways, and vice versa. That wasn't the only partnership…

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Boeing, Jet Airways Bring New Look And Comfort To Paris
Video: Jet Airways Flight Attendant Tries To Smuggle $500K On Flight

It has been an exciting week for Jet Airways. On January 1, two Jet Airways pilots got into a fight, leading to both of the pilots eventually leaving the cockpit. Both pilots, including Jet Airways' most senior 777 captain, got fired. Now there's a story…

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Jet Airways Fires Both Pilots Involved In Cockpit Slapping Incident

A week ago we learned about what unfolded on Jet Airways' flight 119 from London to Mumbai on January 1, 2018. According to reports, the male pilot slapped the female pilot, who came out of the cockpit sobbing. Then the cabin crew persuaded her to go…

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Report: Jet Airways Captain Slaps First Officer, Both Pilots Leave Cockpit

It looks like Jet Airways flight 119 from London to Mumbai on January 1, 2018, which had 324 passengers and 14 crewmembers, was quite eventful. What a way to start off the year. Let me start by acknowledging that the media tends to sensationalize aviation…

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Jet Airways Economy
Review: Jet Airways 737-800 Economy Class Chennai To Mumbai

After my Air India First Class flight, I had a 100-minute connection to catch my Jet Airways economy leg to Mumbai. I always had the impression that Jet Airways was better than Air India, and the main premium carrier of India. Boy was I wrong... Having…

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Citi ThankYou Adds Jet Airways JetPrivilege As Transfer Partner

There are four major transferable points currencies — Amex Membership Rewards, Chase Ultimate Rewards, Citi ThankYou, and Starwood Preferred Guest. Of those, I consider Starpoints to be the most valuable, followed by Amex Membership Rewards and Chase…

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Jet Airways First Class 777 – 1
Jet Airways Is Considering Eliminating First Class

Over the years we're seeing some major changes to international first class. On one end of the spectrum, airlines are introducing more opulent first class suites than ever before, from private double beds to onboard showers. On the other end of the spectrum,…

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Jet Airways Cuts Ties With Four Star Alliance Airlines

Earlier in the week I wrote about how Jet Airways made the decision to cut ties with American as of December 31, 2017. As of that date it will no longer be possible to earn or redeem AAdvantage miles for travel on Jet Airways, which is a real shame.…

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Filed Under: Austrian, Jet Airways
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Review: Jet Airways First Class 777-300ER Mumbai To London

There were a couple of reasons I was especially excited about my first flight in Jet Airways first class. First of all, last year I flew Air India's 777 first class, so I was curious to see how Jet Airways' product compared. Second of all, the funny…

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Review: The GVK Lounge Mumbai Airport

My flight from Dubai arrived shortly before 8PM, while my connecting flight to London was departing at 1:45AM. At the door of the plane I was met by two Jet Airways representatives, who would be escorting me to the departures area. This is an area where…

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Jet Airways 737 Business Class – 1
Review: Jet Airways Business Class 737 Dubai To Mumbai

At the forwarded door I was greeted by three very friendly flight attendants, who welcomed me onboard and pointed me towards my seat. Jet Airways' 737 business class cabin (or at least the version I was on) features 16 business class seats, spread across…

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Delta Allegedly In Talks To Buy A 24% Stake In Jet Airways

CNBC-TV18 is reporting that Delta is exploring the possibility of buying a stake in Jet Airways, one of India's largest airlines. Delta is interested in a 24% stake, which they'd buy for just over 300 million USD. Keep in mind that Etihad is also a 24%…

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Filed Under: Delta, Jet Airways
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Review: Marhaba Lounge Dubai Airport

A friend dropped me off at Dubai Airport Terminal 1 shortly after 11AM, plenty early for my 3:10PM flight to Mumbai. I had a bit of work to catch up on and also wanted to review a couple of lounges, so I left plenty of time. Unfortunately this turned…

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Saudia First Class 777 – 4
Introduction: A Quick Jaunt On Saudia, Jet, And Tunisair

Here comes my next trip report, which covers some travels I had earlier in the month. I'm actually on one very long, continuous journey, but I'll be breaking this up into a few different trip reports (once this report is complete, I'll have reviews of…

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Filed Under: Hyatt, Jet Airways
Mumbai Airport Lounge – 5
The World’s Best Contract Airport Lounge: The GVK Lounge Mumbai

Early this morning I flew from Mumbai to London in Jet Airways first class. I was curious to see how the Jet Airways first class ground experience in Mumbai compared to the Air India first class ground experience in Delhi. One thing that makes Mumbai…

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Jet Airways Awards Are Now Bookable On Delta’s Website!

India-based Jet Airways changed up their North America routes early last year, given that the airline has been bleeding money for a long time. The airline used to have a mini-hub in Brussels, and operated flights from Newark and Toronto to Brussels,…

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Filed Under: Awards, Delta
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Coming Soon: Earn & Redeem Delta Miles On All Jet Airways Flights

India-based Jet Airways changed up their North America routes earlier this year, given that the airline has been bleeding money for a long time. The airline used to operate a mini-hub out of Brussels, and operated flights from Newark and Toronto to Brussels,…

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Jet Airways Singing
A Jet Airways Crew Was Suspended Over WHAT?!

Well this is just plane plain ridiculous. Via The Times Of India, a Jet Airways crew has been suspended after a famous Bollywood star sang on a plane. This happened on a January 4 flight from Jodhpur to Mumbai, when Sonu Nigam was asked to sing for passengers…

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Jet Airways Cuts Brussels, Launches New Delta Partnership

Jet Airways, the Indian airline which is partly owned by Etihad, has long had an interesting mini-hub in Brussels. Their North American destinations include Newark and Toronto, though they only serve them through Brussels. From there the flights continue…

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Jet Airways A330 Business Class

Good morning from Brussels! As I outlined yesterday, I just flew from Toronto to Brussels on Jet Airways in business class. While Jet Airways isn’t in oneworld, they are an AAdvantage partner airline, so you can redeem American miles for travel on Jet…

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Jet Airways And Qatar Airways Business Class Are Next!

One suggestion I frequently get is to review more business class products, since they're more attainable than first class for the average miles & points collector. And I've been making a real effort to do that. -- I did a US Airways 90,000 mile business…

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Filed Under: Awards, Jet Airways