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Jetstar launches nonstop flights to Lombok

written by australianaviation.com.au | June 18, 2013
Lombok becomes Jetstar's fifth Indonesian destination. (Rob Finlayson)

Jetstar will introduce flights between Perth and the Indonesian island of Lombok from September 24. 
The new route will be the first nonstop service from Australia to the emerging tourism destination and becomes the airline’s 15th international destination and fifth to Indonesia.

“The size and scale of Jetstar allows us to open new routes and provide opportunities for more people to travel more often,” Jetstar Australia and New Zealand CEO David Hall said.

Jetstar will operate four flights a week to the island. Hall said Lombok would become a popular choice for Australians wanting a relaxing holiday destination.

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“We know from our experience the introduction of a low fares carrier helps create new market demand and has a positive impact on the tourism sector,” he said, noting Lombok is the 62nd port for the Jetstar Group.

The new service will be operated by an Airbus A320, flying on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday with a flight time of around three hours and 40 minutes. Jetstar’s lead-in fare for the route starts at $179.

Lombok is a small island located 1600km north-west of Darwin offering a mix of accommodation and activities for the leisure market and is described as reminiscent of Bali in the 1990s.

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Jetstar launches nonstop flights to Lombok

written by australianaviation.com.au | June 18, 2013
Lombok becomes Jetstar's fifth Indonesian destination. (Rob Finlayson)

Jetstar will introduce flights between Perth and the Indonesian island of Lombok from September 24. 
The new route will be the first nonstop service from Australia to the emerging tourism destination and becomes the airline’s 15th international destination and fifth to Indonesia.

“The size and scale of Jetstar allows us to open new routes and provide opportunities for more people to travel more often,” Jetstar Australia and New Zealand CEO David Hall said.

Jetstar will operate four flights a week to the island. Hall said Lombok would become a popular choice for Australians wanting a relaxing holiday destination.

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“We know from our experience the introduction of a low fares carrier helps create new market demand and has a positive impact on the tourism sector,” he said, noting Lombok is the 62nd port for the Jetstar Group.

The new service will be operated by an Airbus A320, flying on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday with a flight time of around three hours and 40 minutes. Jetstar’s lead-in fare for the route starts at $179.

Lombok is a small island located 1600km north-west of Darwin offering a mix of accommodation and activities for the leisure market and is described as reminiscent of Bali in the 1990s.

Steer your own in-flight experience – available on print and digital Whether our classic glossy magazine in your letterbox, daily news updates in your inbox, peeling back a few layers in the podcast or our monthly current affair reports, you can count on us to keep you up to date. Sign up today for just $99.95 for more exclusive offers here. Subscribe now at australianaviation.com.au.

Jetstar launches nonstop flights to Lombok

written by australianaviation.com.au | June 18, 2013
Lombok becomes Jetstar's fifth Indonesian destination. (Rob Finlayson)

Jetstar will introduce flights between Perth and the Indonesian island of Lombok from September 24. 
The new route will be the first nonstop service from Australia to the emerging tourism destination and becomes the airline’s 15th international destination and fifth to Indonesia.

“The size and scale of Jetstar allows us to open new routes and provide opportunities for more people to travel more often,” Jetstar Australia and New Zealand CEO David Hall said.

Jetstar will operate four flights a week to the island. Hall said Lombok would become a popular choice for Australians wanting a relaxing holiday destination.

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“We know from our experience the introduction of a low fares carrier helps create new market demand and has a positive impact on the tourism sector,” he said, noting Lombok is the 62nd port for the Jetstar Group.

The new service will be operated by an Airbus A320, flying on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday with a flight time of around three hours and 40 minutes. Jetstar’s lead-in fare for the route starts at $179.

Lombok is a small island located 1600km north-west of Darwin offering a mix of accommodation and activities for the leisure market and is described as reminiscent of Bali in the 1990s.

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