Mumbai, 2015-10-9 — /Travel PR News/ — Jet Airways, India’s premier international airline, today announced a new customer-centric initiative, providing guests the opportunity to reserve their preferred seats well before their flight departure date.
Guests can reserve their preferred seats on domestic and select international routes for a nominal charge at the time of making a flight booking on the airline website jetairways.com, the Jet Airways mobile app or through a travel agent.
In case the flight booking has already been made, guests can also use the ‘Manage Booking’ facility on jetairways.com and mobile app to reserve their preferred seats.
The Seat Select feature is applicable for window, aisle and middle seats from row 11 to 15 and for exit row 24 of the Economy cabin for booking anytime between 331 days and up to 48 hours prior to departure. This feature is available only on flights operated by Jet Airways’ Boeing 737 aircraft.
According to Mr. Gaurang Shetty- Sr. VP Commercial, Jet Airways, “Jet Airways constantly explores new opportunities for enhancing the experience of our guests at all stages of their travel with us. The Seat Select option provides Jet Airways guests another means to plan their travel as per their choice with greater ease and convenience. We are confident that this latest initiative from Jet Airways will prove to be extremely popular with our guests.”
Guests traveling in Economy can reserve their seats for a nominal charge of INR 500 on domestic sectors and INR 800 on international sectors exclusive of taxes. This facility is complimentary for JetPrivilege Platinum and Gold members. All guests travelling in Première can pre-reserve their seats at no cost.
For seats reserved outside India, guests will be charged an equivalent amount in their local currency.
* Seat Select for exit row 24 will be available for travel effective October 12, 2015.
About Jet Airways
Jet Airways Group currently operates a fleet of 115 aircraft, which includes a mix of state-of-the-art Boeing 777-300 ERs, Airbus A330-200/300, Next Generation Boeing 737s and ATR 72-500/600s. With an average age of 6.04 years, this is one of the youngest fleets in the region. Flights to 73 destinations span the length and breadth of India and beyond, including Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Bangkok, Brussels, Colombo, Dammam, Dhaka, Doha, Dubai, Ho Chi Minh City, Hong Kong, Jeddah, Kathmandu, Kuwait, London (Heathrow), Muscat, New York (Newark), Paris, Riyadh, Sharjah, Singapore and Toronto.
Jet Airways together with airberlin, Air Serbia, Air Seychelles, Alitalia, Etihad Airways, Etihad Regional operated by Darwin Airline, and NIKI, also participates in Etihad Airways Partners, which brings together like-minded airlines to offer customers more choice through improved networks and schedules and enhanced frequent flyer benefits.
SOURCE: Jet Airways (India) Ltd.