Flight status and low fares now just a Tweet away

By ‎@rbhaskaran‎

Flying on @jetairways just got more convenient through the power of Twitter. One of India’s largest airline, Jet Airways has announced #JetInstant to make it easier for their travellers to get the best fares and real-time flight details.

By taking advantage of Twitter’s real-time platform, these new features offer simplicity and convenience in getting flight information instantly. To start using the service, follow the @jetairways account and then Tweet to them with the hashtag #JetInstant. You’ll get instructions to start using the service:

A flyer sent this:

And @JetAirways responded:

If you’re looking for low fares, just Tweet your originating and destination city airport codes. You’ll receive a private Direct Message from @jetairways with the latest fare and a link to the payment page on the @jetairways website for that fare.

Flight status and low fares now just a Tweet away

To get information about flight status, the process is very similar:

We are gratified that Belson Coutinho (@seancouto), Vice President of Marketing at Jet Airways, worked with their technology partners @TravelSpends to launch this unique service offering with Twitter. It’s amazing to see the exciting new ways in which partners like @jetairways and developers like @TravelSpends are using Twitter APIs to bring their services more relevant and closer to users.

Stay tuned for the latest and the best ways in which developers globally are using the Twitter platform through the Twitter Developer Blog.