Remember, Good old days in Jet Airways where if you flew JetLite, you had to order your own meal while If you flew Jet Airways, you got complimentary meals. People preferred flying Jet Airways as it afforded them getting free meals. Then slowly over time, quality of Jet Airways meal dropped to pathetic. They were offering the same tired old...
On Oct 12, 2018, Jet Airways went digital. As I spoke about Upgrade Vouchers becoming E-Vouchers. Well, there is more addition to it. Earlier, when we would ask upgrade via miles at airport check-in counter. Jet Airways used to ask us to sign a form for miles upgrade.  Now, new iteration is that you will receive OTP (One Time Password) when...
Emirates and Jumeirah have long been associated as coworking brand operated by the same owner technically - the sheik/the king of Dubai.  Emirates is offering double miles for a stay of 2 or more nights at Jumeirah properties.  Jumeirah has excellent high-end properties which include World's only 7-star hotel Burj Al Arab. There are old properties such as Jumeirah Medinat and...
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For the longest period of time, Jet Airways used to provide physical upgrade vouchers to its frequent flyers. It allowed members to upgrade from Economy to Premiere.  There was an unmentioned rule about those vouchers. The vouchers were valid 3 months longer than the expiry date. That changed in May 2018 when JetPrivilege wanted to move to Evouchers. Now, old...
Jet Airways launched meals cuts for Deal/Light fares a few days ago.  This move has now been delayed by about two weeks. The new policy comes into effect on tickets booked October 12, 2018, onwards for flights on or after October 15, 2018. I’m not sure why did the airline change their plans. I would guess that they wanted a bit...
There might be billions of tricks to get upgraded to Business and First class Airlines. However, they all require more than praying and good behavior. Hold Frequent Flyer Status with an airline Anytime the airline has oversold their seats (especially possible between major cities - Mumbai-Delhi, New York - Boston, London-Paris are few examples where it occurs frequently. There might...
In 2016, Jet Airways changed the strategy for people as per fare choices. They created 5 Fares - Light, Deal, Saver, Classic and Flex. It became a pseudo revenue system where you would earn miles as per your spending vs distance in air seat on the aircraft. Due to a lot of noise regarding airlines losing a lot of money in...
Emaar Malls, the flagship developers of The Dubai Mall, has just partnered with Emirates Airline’s Skywards loyalty programme for a new scheme that will earn customers air miles every time they shop. Thanks to the launch of the Emaar Malls Rewards Programme, for every Dhs 100 or more spent on goods, food or leisure experiences at The Dubai Mall will earn you a Skyward Mile at a rate...
SpiceJet and Vistara both have declared that they are coming out with IFE (In-Flight Entertainment). Jet Airways has had JetScreen for a while.  Vistara just launched Vistara World while SpiceJet launched SpicEngage.  That definitely helps to make Indian skies less boring for frequent travelers. They can catch up on the tv shows or movies. The good part for them is that they...
Till Now, ways to get upgraded on Jet Airways was having  -Prerequisite amount of Miles Participate in Cash upgrades Use one of the upgrade voucher provided by the Airline Holding Status with Airline which would lead to technical upgrades Now Jet Airways adds a new way to get upgraded and might be the most lucrative way to earn the upgrade. Under the...
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