EZ Press Release -- May 3, 2010 Jet Airways’ Jet Privilege, India’s largest frequent flyer programme, has entered into a partnership with twelve new partners across the Retail, Finance, Lifestyle, Hotels and Publishing categories.
In the retail category, Jet Privilege has partnered with Ethos, the largest chain of Swiss watch stores across the country, Arrow, a premium American lifestyle offering a wide array of men’s & women's apparels & accessories, Van Heusen, a premium lifestyle brand for men, women and youth, Titan Industries, the world’s fifth largest manufacturer of watches, and the largest in India, and Odyssey, a premier leisure store chain.
Effective April 16, 2010, members may shop at any exclusive Ethos Watch Studio in India and earn 5 JP Miles on every Rs100 spent on purchase of Swatch & Tissot watches, and 3 JP Miles on every Rs100 spent on purchase of all other watch brands.
Effective April 16, 2010 members may earn 20 JP Miles on every Rs 100 spent (exclusive of taxes) at exclusive Arrow showrooms across India, as well as 12 JP Miles on every Rs 100 spent (exclusive of taxes) at any Van Huesen outlet in the country.
Effective April 16, 2010, members may also shop at any exclusive Titan showroom across India and earn 7 JP Miles on every Rs 100 spent (exclusive of taxes), as well as earn 6 JP Miles on every Rs 100 spent (exclusive of taxes) at Odyssey stores (excluding at railway stations).
In the finance category, With effect April 16 2010, Jet Privilege has extended its Banking partnerships with Citibank across their U.A.E. markets, Standard Chartered Bank across their U.A.E and Sri Lanka markets and also with Kotak Credit Cards across India.
Citibank credit card holders based in UAE with valid Citi Premier Miles and Citi Premier Miles Elite credit card can now earn 1 JP Mile for every 1 Reward Point converted.
Standard Chartered Bank credit card holders in the UAE can earn 1 JP Mile for every 2.5 Reward Points converted; while those in Sri Lanka may earn 1 JP Mile for every 1 Reward Point converted.
Kotak credit card holders in India holding valid Kotak Royale, Kotak League Credit Card variants can earn 1 JP Mile for every 1 Reward Point converted.
In the lifestyle segment, Jet Privilege has entered into a partnership with Green Trends & Limelite, a family beauty salon focusing on affordable personal attentive grooming with an accent on signature products and services.
Effective April 16, 2010, Jet Privilege members may earn 20 JP Miles for every INR 100 spent at any exclusive Green Trends outlets in India.
whereas they will earn 5 JP Miles for every INR 100 spent on a bill value up to Rs 1500, and 15 JP Miles for every Rs 100 spend on a bill value of Rs 1501 and above, on all services availed at exclusive Limelite outlets in India.
In the hotel category, Jet Privilege has entered into a partnership with Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India Limited for its Club Mahindra Resorts, Zests Resorts and Mahindra Homestays holiday brands. Club Mahindra Resorts are located in breathtakingly beautiful destinations across India and equipped with world class facilities, Zest Breaks, contemporary and trendy resorts themed for adventure, entertainment and romance, and Mahindra Homestay, which combines the comfort and individuality of a boutique hotel with the personal hospitality, informality and local knowledge that comes from staying with a friendly family.
Effective April 16, 2010, Jet Privilege members may earn 50JPMiles per Rs1000 spent (excl taxes & gratuities) per eligible stay at Club Mahindra Holidays and Zest Breaks, and 250 JP Miles on eligible stay at participating Mahindra Homestays properties.
In the publishing segment, Jet Privilege has entered into a partnership with Business world, India's largest selling business magazine and the only business weekly in the country.
Effective April 16, 2010, all Jet Privilege members residing in India can subscribe online and enjoy exclusive discount on the subscription price and earn JP Miles. Members who sign up for a three year subscription plan will be eligible for a special offer price of INR 1875, at a special discount of 20%, and earn 875 JP Miles. Members who sign up for a two year subscription plan will be eligible for a special offer price of INR 1275, at a special discount of 18%, and earn 500 JP Miles, while those who sign up for a one year subscription plan will be eligible for a special offer price of INR 675, at a special discount of 13%, and earn 220 JP Miles.
According to Mr. Sudheer Raghavan, Chief Commercial Officer, Jet Airways, "Jet Privilege has always endeavored to offer its members exceptional value and an enhanced lifestyle experience via its partnerships with a number of respected brands across a range of categories and segments. The introduction of these new partners to our Jet Privilege programme is yet another step in that direction, offering our members exciting and exclusive privileges across a range of categories, while earning additional JP Miles with their purchases."
Jet Airways' Jet Privilege currently has over 60 partners in categories, ranging from airlines to retail, hotels to telecom, lifestyle to publishing, car rentals to co branded credit card and many more.
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About Jet Airways
Jet Airways currently operates a fleet of 87 aircraft, which includes 10 Boeing 777-300 ER aircraft, 12 Airbus A330-200 aircraft, 51 next generation Boeing 737-700/800/900 aircraft and 14 modern ATR 72-500 turboprop aircraft. With an average fleet age of 4.69 years, the airline has one of the youngest aircraft fleet in the world.
Flights to 65 destinations span the length and breadth of India and beyond, including New York (both JFK and Newark), Toronto, Brussels, London (Heathrow), Hong Kong, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Colombo, Bangkok, Kathmandu, Dhaka, Kuwait, Bahrain, Muscat, Doha, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Jeddah, Sharjah, Dammam and Riyadh.
Jet Airways (including its all-economy, no-frills Jet Airways Konnect service) operates over 380 flights daily.
About Jet Airways Konnect
Jet Airways Konnect is Jet Airways’ all-economy service on key domestic routes, designed to meet the needs of the low-fare segment with value-for-money fares.
Jet Airways Konnect links five major metros- Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Bengaluru and Kolkata - with several destinations across India, operating over 195 flights daily.
JetLite is a wholly owned subsidiary of Jet Airways India Ltd. and was acquired by Jet Airways in April 2007. Positioned as an all-economy, no-frills airline, JetLite operates a fleet of 25 aircraft, which includes 18 Boeing 737 series and 7 Canadian Regional Jets 200 Series. The airline flies to 28 domestic destinations and 2 international destinations (Kathmandu and Colombo), operating over 110 flights a day, on average.
Jet Airways, Jet Airways Konnect, its all-economy, no-frills service, and JetLite have a combined fleet strength of 112 aircraft and operate over 490 flights daily.