In an effort to offer passengers an unparalleled flying experience, Jet Airways has announced the induction of its very first Boeing 737 MAX in its fleet. The 737 MAX, which represents Boeing’s latest upgrade to its single aisle 737, has been specially designed to deliver exceptional performance and reliability with a fuel efficiency of up to 15%
percent that translates into a lower seat per mile cost as well as an extended range. This remarkable output is delivered by a unique combination of structural enhancements that comprise several aerodynamic improvements including, revolutionary Advanced Technology (AT) Winglets that smoothen airflow, helping reduce drag and increasing efficiency by nearly 2%. Guests stepping onboard the new MAX are greeted by the customizable and eye-catching Boeing Sky Interior that features new, modern-sculpted sidewalls, anti-glare LED lighting and other appealing improvements to both form and function.
The Sky Interior offers up to 9 different lighting scenarios for different stages of a flight. The new 737 MAX 8 will offer a standard two-class configuration comprising 12 Première and 162 seats in Economy, complete with JetScreen the airline’s in flight entertainment system that offers over 330 hours of the latest entertainment on personal devices. Guests can relax and enjoy their favorite programming from among Hollywood, Bollywood and regional movies, TV shows, games and music. Vinay Dube, CEO of Jet Airways, said, “Arrival of the 737 MAX is a proud moment that marks the start of an exciting new chapter for Jet Airways and Indian aviation. The 737 MAX is a critical part of our strategy and is equipped to offer our guests the hospitality and travel experience they deserve. The induction of the fuel-efficient 737 MAX will also enable the airline to meet its strategic ambitions of growth, enhance its operational reliability and reduce costs. Jet Airways’ 737 MAX took its first flight from Mumbai to Hyderabad on July 1