Air India offers special fares to Jet Airways’ stranded international passengers; offer for common destinations with national carrier


Mumbai: Coming to the rescue of the stranded worldwide passengers hit by the abrupt grounding of Jet Airways, government-run Air India on Thursday provided particular fares to such passengers.

The “special stranded” fares have been provided to passengers at abroad airports comparable to Paris, London Heathrow, Singapore, Dubai, Hong Kong, Abu Dhabi, Jeddah, Dammam, and Muscat, amongst others, Air India mentioned in a press release.

 Air India offers special fares to Jet Airways stranded international passengers; offer for common destinations with national carrier

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“As a gesture of goodwill and to mitigate the hardship of the 9W (Jet Airways flight code) at international stations, Air India will be offering special fares to such passengers,” it mentioned.

Passengers holding confirmed RT tickets on Jet Airways might be allowed to avail particular stranded passenger fares from the locations widespread with Air India, it mentioned.

After flying for over 25 years, Jet Airways was grounded on Thursday night time when its remaining flight, a Boeing 737, touched down on the Mumbai airport after departing from Amritsar.

Nevertheless, the airline stopped its worldwide operations from 11 April, leaving its passengers within the lurch at a number of worldwide airports throughout internationally.


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