Jet Airways’ JetPrivilege, India’s largest frequent flyer programme, has entered into a frequent-flyer partnership with All Nippon Airways (ANA), effective May 21, 2008.
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May 20, 2008: Jet Airways’ JetPrivilege, India’s largest frequent flyer programme, has entered into a frequent-flyer partnership with All Nippon Airways (ANA), effective May 21, 2008.
With this partnership, JetPrivilege members will have additional opportunities to earn and redeem their JPMiles on ANA marketed and operated flights to over 50 destinations in Japan and 27 cities throughout Asia, Europe and the United States.
JetPrivilege members will also earn JPMiles while traveling on the Jet Airways codeshare flight between Mumbai and Tokyo Narita, on the ANA operated daily business jet flights.
This partnership will also allow ANA’s Mileage Club members to earn and redeem their miles on Jet Airways’ over 385 daily flights to 43 destinations in India and 17 international destinations.
Commenting on the partnership, Mr. Gaurang Shetty - Senior Vice President - Alliances & Interline Distribution, Jet Airways said, “Jet Airways is delighted to further enhance its partnership with ANA, an airline whose commitment to excellence closely mirrors ours. I am certain that the code-share agreement between the two airlines will be popular with passengers, and with the added incentive of this attractive frequent-flyer programme, I am confident that the two airlines will eventually account for a significant percentage of traffic on the India-Japan sector.”
Jet Airways’ JetPrivilege is India’s largest frequent flyer programme with over 49 partners worldwide in eight partner categories. There are 15 airline partners which include Air France, American Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Dragonair, Gulf Air, JetLite, KLM, Lufthansa, Northwest, Qantas, South African, SWISS, Virgin Atlantic and now ANA.
JetPrivilege also has a list of superior partners in finance, hotels, car rentals, retail, publishing, lifestyle & telecommunication.
About Jet Airways:
Jet Airways currently operates a fleet of 81 aircraft, which includes 10 Boeing 777-300 ER aircraft, 8 Airbus A330-200 aircraft, 54 classic and next generation Boeing 737-400/700/800/900 aircraft and 9 modern ATR 72-500 turboprop aircraft. With an average fleet age of 4.20 years, the airline has one of the youngest aircraft fleet in the world. Jet Airways operates over 385 flights daily.
Ranked among the top 10 airlines in the world, carrying 50 million passengers every year to 50 destinations in Japan and 27 cities throughout Asia, Europe and the United States, ANA is recognised for outstanding passenger service both on the ground and in the air. In the greatest Japanese tradition of mixing hospitality with high technology, personalised à la carte service complements state-of-the-art entertainment systems and the latest in cabin design. ANA has been in the airline business for over 50 years,and combined with ANA Group companies its activities extend across a host of complete travel and aviation-related services.It is the launch customer of the Boeing 787 and Mitsubishi MRJ, which will complement its present fleet of over 210 aircraft,including 120 wide-bodies.
As a member of Star Alliance, the world's foremost airline alliance, ANA passengers enjoy access to a network of 965 airport
destinations in 162 countries, and reciprocal benefits such as mileage accrual and redemption, and lounge access.
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