India’s Jet Airways, is to launch a second daily
flight to Hong Kong from India, with daily services on the
Delhi-Hong Kong sector using Airbus 330-200 aircraft, effective
September 30, 2009.
The airline will also flag off its
inaugural flight to Delhi from Hong Kong on October 1, 2009, China
National Day, the anniversary of the founding of the People's
Republic of China in 1949.
The new daily flights will complement the
airline’s existing Mumbai-Hong Kong services.
September 30, 2009 to October 24, 2009 and from March 28, 2010 to
October 30, 2010, flight 9W 72 will depart Delhi at 22:50,
arriving in Hong Kong at 07:05. Flight 9W 71 will then depart
Hong Kong at 13:30, arriving in Delhi at 16:50.
October 25, 2009 to March 27, 2010, flight 9W 72 will depart Delhi
at 23:25, arriving in Hong Kong at 07:00. Flight 9W 71 will
then depart Hong Kong at 13:30, arriving in Delhi at 17:20.
Jet Airways' Première (Business Class) guests
can enjoy 180
degree lie-flat beds in an herringbone configuration that
ensures easy aisle access from every seat, an oversized table,
laptop power, telephony, SMS, email and live text news, providing
guests who want to work, with a 'flying office'.
Economy guests can also enjoy advanced, ergonomically-designed seats to minimise muscular
and sinew tension, personal reading lights and on-demand inflight
entertainment, among other amenities.
Wolfgang Prock-Schauer, CEO, Jet Airways, said, “We are delighted to
connect Delhi and Hong Kong with daily services, and launch our
inaugural flight from Hong Kong to Delhi on the occasion of China
National Day. There continues to remain a strong demand for
quality services on the Delhi-Hong Kong sector, on account of the
latter’s popularity as a leading global business and leisure
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