Articles tagged “jetstar”

Jetstar CEO Interview: Running the World’s Most Unique Low-Cost Carrier

Jetstar CEO Interview: Running the World’s Most Unique Low-Cost Carrier

Brian Sumers, Skift

What Jetstar Group has done is nearly impossible. It has taken five different airlines in five countries, most with different investors, and operating them as one brand. So far, it's worked out pretty well.

3 years ago

With Jetstar Group, Qantas Succeeds Where Other Big Airlines Have Failed

With Jetstar Group, Qantas Succeeds Where Other Big Airlines Have Failed

Brian Sumers, Skift

Qantas is finally seeing some improvement from its Jetstar brands. But will the discount airlines be able to sustain their success?

3 years ago

Qantas CEO Shares His Secrets for Operating Low-Cost and Full-Service Airlines Together

Qantas CEO Shares His Secrets for Operating Low-Cost and Full-Service Airlines Together

Marisa Garcia, Skift

JetStar is a success story for the Qantas group; one that other airlines will want to review closely. But it also benefits from a unique market which has seen significant passenger growth, and where long-distance flight is the best available—or only option—to get from point A to point B.

4 years ago

Qantas Considers Bold Move Into Asia to Take on Low-Cost Carriers

Qantas Considers Bold Move Into Asia to Take on Low-Cost Carriers

David Fickling, Bloomberg

Qantas may have the cash that rivals would love to have, but that doesn't mean it won't burn through it just as quickly as they did.

4 years ago

Best Travel Ads This Week: Brands Appeal to Travelers’ Sense of Wonder

6 years ago

Best Travel Ads This Week: Making Fees and Uncomfortable Seats Look Fun

6 years ago

Best travel ads this week: 5 videos that set travel to a tempo

6 years ago

Asia’s discount carriers are growing so fast airports can’t keep up

Asia’s discount carriers are growing so fast airports can’t keep up

Kyunghee Park, Jasmine Wang, Bloomberg

Heathrow congestion issues? Nothing compared to what could be coming in the face of explosive growth of discount Asian aviation industry, driven by rise of low cost airlines.

7 years ago

Jetstar Airways is posed to outshine parent Qantas with more international passengers

Jetstar Airways is posed to outshine parent Qantas with more international passengers

The situation reflects a growing trend in which a low-cost carrier outcompetes larger, more traditional airlines that once ruled the market. But in this case, Qantas Group wins no matter who’s in the lead.

7 years ago

VietJet poised to outfly JetStar to become largest Vietnamese budget airline

VietJet poised to outfly JetStar to become largest Vietnamese budget airline

In the case of Vietnamese budget airlines, quantity outweighs quality. Despite JetStar’s five-year headstart, its recent focus on fleet renewal slowed operations as VietJet surged ahead with plans to expand routes.

7 years ago

More Asia-Pacific flyers like budget carriers Jetstar and AirAsia than bigger counterparts

Even as the airline industry goes through a boom in the region flyers are turning to the budget operators for their flights instead of older established players like Qantas and Singapore Airlines.

7 years ago