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Jetstar becomes second largest international carrier in Australian market in May-2009


Jetstar became the second largest international airline in the Australian market in May-2009, according to the Federal Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics’ (BITRE) international air traffic data. The LCC increased its overall market share position by 2.8% ppts year-on-year, while Jetstar’s passenger traffic over the month rose 48.1% year-on-year, to 158,700 passengers. [1656 words]

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  • Japanese market showing signs of recovery
  • Expanding services from Sydney
  • Signs new interline agreements
  • Launches new website and SMS boarding
  • Looking into A330 aircraft to replace cancelled and deferred B787s
  • Launches Customer Service Guarantee in New Zealand after rocky start

Graphs and data:

  • Australia top international carriers by market share: May-2009
  • Australia capacity share by international carrier (week commencing 10-Aug-09)
  • Qantas Group passenger traffic: May-2009
  • Australia-Japan capacity share by carrier (week commencing 10-Aug-09)
  • Jetstar new/increased frequency services
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