The Jetstar Group is a group of value-based carriers providing low fares across Australia, New Zealand and the Asia Pacific region.

We'd like to give you the chance to get to know us a little better by reading about our impressive fleet.

Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Jetstar's international long haul services are serviced by a fleet of Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft. Jetstar’s 787-8s are configured with 21 seats in Business and 314 seats in Economy.

Jetstar fleet specification

Number in fleet 11 Jetstar Airways (JQ)
Maximum take-off weight 227,930kg / 502,500lb
Wing span 60.1m / 197ft 4in
Overall length 56.7m / 186ft 1in
Vertical fin height 16.9m / 55ft 6in
Cabin width 5.49m / 18ft
Wing area 325sq m / 3501sq ft
Average cruise speed

Mach 0.85

Cruise altitude 35 to 43,000ft
Maximum fuel capacity 126,917 litres / 33,528 US gallons
Range with full payload 10,186km / 5,500 nautical miles
Maximum thrust 284kN / 64,000lb
Engines  General Electric GEnx-1B64

Airbus A320

The Airbus A320 can carry 180 passengers within Australia and New Zealand and on flights within Asia. It offers the widest cabin of any single-aisle aircraft in the sky. The A320 is a proven and reliable aircraft with low operating costs, which means more savings for our customers. It also has the lowest fuel burn, emissions and noise footprint of any aircraft in its class.

Jetstar fleet specification

Number in fleet 53 Jetstar Airways (JQ)
18 Jetstar Asia (3K)
20 Jetstar Japan (GK)
8 Jetstar Pacific (BL)
Seats All leather seats 17.88 incheses wide and an average seat pitch of 29 inches
Maximum take-off weight 77,000kg / 169,400lb
Wing span 34.1m / 111.8ft
Overall length 37.6m/ 123.3ft
Vertical fin height 11.8m / 38.6ft
Cabin width 3.7m / 12.2 ft
Wing area 122.4sq m / 1,318sq ft
Average cruise speed 863 kph / 466 nautical mph (kts)
Cruise altitude 29 to 39,000ft
Maximum fuel capacity 23,860 litres / 6,300 US gallons
Range with full payload 4,800km / 2,600 nautical miles
Maximum thrust 110.31kN / 24,800lb
Engines 2 x V2527-A5 International Aero Engines (IAE)

Airbus A321

The Airbus A321 is a longer variant of the A320, and is configured for 220 passengers.

Jetstar fleet specification

Number in fleet

6 Jetstar Airways (JQ)
2 Jetstar Pacific (BL)
Seats All leather seats 18 inches wide and an average seat pitch of 28 inches.
Maximum take-off weight 93,000kg / 204,600lb
Wing span 34.1m / 111.8ft
Overall length 44.51m / 1463ft
Vertical fin height 11.76m / 38.7ft
Cabin width 3.7m / 12.2ft
Wing area 122.6sq m / 1,320sq ft
Average cruise speed 863kph / 466 nautical mph (kts)
Cruise altitude 29 to 39,000ft
Maximum fuel capacity 26,700 litres/7,050 US gallons
Range with full payload 5,600km/ 2,350 nautical miles
Maximum thrust 140.55kN / 31,600 lb
Engines 2 x V2533-A5 International Aero Engines

Bombardier Q300

Jetstar’s regional New Zealand services are operated by a fleet of Bombardier Q300 aircraft. Jetstar’s Q300s can carry 50 passengers.

Jetstar fleet specification

Number in fleet 5 operated by Eastern Australia Airlines for Jetstar Airways (JQ)
Maximum take-off weight 19,505kg / 43,000lb
Wing span 27.43m / 90ft
Overall length 25.67m / 84ft 3in
Vertical fin height 7.49m / 24.58ft
Cabin width 2.49m / 8.166ft
Wing area 59.57sq m / 641sq ft
Average cruise speed 505km/h (318mph)
Cruise altitude 25,000ft
Maximum fuel capacity 3,210 litres / 848 US gallons
Range with full payload 1,520km / 945 nautical miles
Maximum thrust 2 x 2380SHP/1,775kW
Engines PW123E