September 25, 2022
Jio launches in-flight connectivity pack, adds 2 new international roaming options along with Wi-Fi calling

Jio has launched in-flight connectivity packs starting at Rs. 499 to provide high-speed data access as well as voice calling and SMS messaging benefits for inflight communications. To make this experience possible, the telecom operator has partnered with AeroMobile, a subsidiary of Panasonic Avionics Corporation. The new series has three different in-flight connectivity packs that are applicable only on 22 partner airlines and are available for both Jio prepaid and postpaid customers. In addition to the new in-flight connectivity pack, Jio has revised Rs. 1,101 and Rs. 1,201 international roaming packs and Rs. 1,102 and Rs. 1,202 international roaming value pack with Wi-Fi calling support.

While launching the Jio Postpaid Plus plan earlier this week, Jio highlighted the in-flight connectivity support for its customers. However, the telecom operator has now revealed Through a listing on its site that in-flight connectivity will be provided through the new pack.

In-flight connectivity packs by Jio come at Rs. 499 Rs. 699, and Rs. 999 denominations and all have one day validity. Rupee. 499 pack offers 250MB data, 100 minutes of outgoing voice calls and 100 SMS messages. However, Rs. 699 packs 500MB data and Rs. 999 pack offers 1GB data – with 100 minutes of voice calls and 100 SMS messages.

Jio does not allow incoming calls on the in-flight connectivity pack, however incoming SMS messages are allowed and are free. In addition, the telco has partnered with 22 airlines to offer comprehensive coverage for its new packs.

The list of partner airlines for Jio in-flight connectivity packs include Aer Lingus, Cathay Pacific, Egypt Air, EVA Air, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, TAP Air Portugal and Turkish Airlines that offer data and SMS message access on their flights. . However, Air Serbia, Alitalia, Asiana Airlines, Biman Bangladesh Airlines, Emirates, Etihad Airways, Euro Wing, Kuwait Airways, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Air, SAS Scandinavian Airlines, Swiss, Uzbekistan Airways and Virgin Atlantic all offer support for the bundle. are. Services of in-flight connectivity pack.

It is also important to note that the inflight connectivity coverage offered by Jio on the above flights is limited to a few airports at this time. You can see the names of those airports on the operator’s site.

With the in-flight connectivity pack, Jio has revised Rs. 1,101 and Rs. 1,201 International roaming pack with IR usage of Rs. 933.05 and Rs. 1,017.80 respectively. Rupee. 1,101 pack had earlier offered IR usage of Rs. 1,211, while Rs. 1,201 pack offered IR usage of Rs. 1,321. However, the validity of the international roaming pack remains unchanged, and is of 28 days.

Jio has also brought Rs. 1,102 and Rs. 1,202 international roaming value pack with Wi-Fi calling with a validity of 28 days. Rupee. 1,102 pack is applicable for over 100 countries, while Rs. 1,202 packs are available to get cellular connectivity in 170 countries. Incoming calls over Wi-Fi on both packs Rs. 1. You can also make voice calls in India via Wi-Fi. 1 per minute.

In case of video calls via Wi-Fi on any of the new international roaming value packs, you will be charged Rs. In addition to the 1 per minute data deduction that will be from your existing base plan. Video calling is also applicable for only one Jio number. Also, for iPhone users, the 1,202 pack only offers Wi-Fi calling support in a limited number of countries.

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