Jetstar has confirmed that its services to/from
Darwin will recommence from Thursday 17 Feburary following tropical cyclone
The full media release from Jetstar can be read
Jetstar Darwin services
Jetstar wishes to provide an update on
its domestic and international services to and from Darwin as a result of
Tropical Cyclone Carlos and the previous closure of Darwin International
We are pleased to confirm that all scheduled Jetstar
services to and from Darwin will recommence this afternoon (Thursday 17
The first arriving Jetstar flight into Darwin,
which will resume our scheduled services for the NT capital, is anticipated to arrive
in Darwin around 1700 (5:00pm) local time.
Jetstar cares for its customers, especially
those impacted by previous cancellations over 15-17 February, due to the
airport closure as a result of Cyclone Carlos.
Australia and New Zealand CEO David Hall said the majority of its affected
customers are expected to reach their final destination within the next 24
hours, if choosing to now fly.
“Jetstar is pleased to receive the all
clear and recommence all our low fare flights to and from Darwin,” Mr Hall said.
“Our next priority is to swiftly return
flights back to a full schedule for Darwin to support our international and
domestic flying hub.”
Jetstar is now liaising with affected customers
in regards to their flight recovery options.
customers can call the Jetstar Contact Centre direct on 131 538.
Jetstar is providing flexible arrangements for
customers affected by cancellations until midnight Friday 18 February 2011, including
refunds, re-routing or changes to travel dates/times for no fee.
Travel must be taken prior to 15 April 2011.
We thank our customers for
their patience during this time.