Jetstar has just
released the below media statement in relation to the dust storms which blanketed
International flights arriving and departing
be a knock on affect to services running out of other Jetstar & Qantas
The full media release
from Jetstar can be read below:
Due to a severe dust
storm impacting both
of arriving and departing Jetstar flights into both airports have been
affected, including some cancellations.
As a result of the
adverse weather conditions Jetstar is offering full flexibility for affected customers
for the immediate period up to Friday 25 September 2009, including the ability
to move their flight free of charge or to receive a refund.
today’s flights is now available on Jetstar.com
and customers who are traveling today can also directly contact Jetstar
Telephone Reservations on 131 538.
Due to high volumes of
calls being received, passengers traveling today are able to amend their travel
plans through the Jetstar Telephone Reservations up until tomorrow, Friday 25
services are expected to recommence shortly, however, it is expected that there
will be severe ongoing delays throughout the day, in particular in to and out
domestic and likely international services.
or cancellations, and the situation is being monitored.
We are endeavoring
to accommodate our affected customers on alternative flights today.
travelers’ patience and will continue to update Jetstar.com throughout the day.