Qantas subsidiary Jetstar
10 March 2016 Some 350 ground workers and baggage handlers pondering strike action in April. We will update
2011Jetstar pilots earn 50% less than Qantas pilots.
23. August 2010 Jetstar pilots giving grief, over being replaced by cheaper workers from Asia. Tazmania worried it could effect there way of life. themercury.com.au
Dec 1, Jetstar, and not take up the lease of two A330-200 aircraft.
10/28/08 Jetstar Airlines first 787 will not be delivered till May 2010 due to the Boeing strike which ended this week.
13 July 08 Australian budget carrier Jetstar Airways will begin regular flights from Tokyo's Narita Airport to Cairns and the Gold Coast from December, the airline said Monday economictimes.indiatimes.com 5/28/08 Qantas grounds jets over soaring fuel bill, plans to exit several low-yielding routes, including the Sydney-Gold Coast route in order to cut costs. Plans to "ground" two Boeing 767s, retire one ageing 737 and speed up the retirement of its fuel-guzzling fleet of four 747-300s. Jetstar smh.com
5/25/08 Jetstar, the budget offshoot of Australian carrier Qantas, teamed up with Vietnam's Pacific Airlines to launch Jetstar Pacific on Friday, setting the stage for a dogfight with state-run Vietnam Airlines turkishpress.com
5/24/08 Jetstar has offered accommodation today to any passengers stranded in Hobart after one of its jets was grounded. A number of passengers will receive refunds smh.com
4/19/08 THE on-time performance of most airlines flying the east coast was again brought down by weather in February, with only Qantas managing to top 80 per cent in both the arrival and departure categories. Airport closures saw Jetstar fall well below the average to produce the second worst figures for departures after Queensland's MacAir and the worst arrival statistics. Only 73 per cent of its planes left on time while less than 71 per cent arrived on time. This compared with 79.2 per cent on-time departures at Virgin Blue and 75.3 per cent on-time arrivals. MacAir headed the field for flight cancellations with 3.5 per cent of its flights failing to take off, compared with 2.9 per cent at Virgin, 2.4 per cent at Qantaslink and 2.1 per cent at Jetstar.
HUNDREDS of airline passengers stranded after bad weather closed Sydney's airport were kicked to the curb when officials closed the building late last night, budget airline Jetstar says.