Reliance Jio launches in-flight connectivity packs with voice calls and data, prices start at Rs 499

On: September 24, 2020

Reliance Jio recently introduced its Postpaid Plus plans in India starting at Rs 399. These packs offer several benefits including free international roaming in the US and UAE, cheap international calling and in-flight mobile services. Now, the Mukesh Ambani-led telco has announced three new plans that offer international roaming and in-flight services.

Also read: Jio Postpaid Plus plans: list of postpaid plans from Reliance Jio that offer up to 300GB data and Disney Plus Hotstar benefits

The telecom has partnered with 22 international airlines to offer in-flight data and SMS. The company will also provide voice call services in select airlines. These plans are not just limited to postpaid users but are also available to Jio prepaid users. Let’s have a look these new plans in detail.

Reliance Jio in-flight connectivity packs launched

Jio has partnered with 22 airlines for in-flight mobile services

Jio has partnered with 22 airlines for in-flight mobile services

Reliance has announced three new plans with priced at Rs 499, Rs 699 and Rs 999. The Rs 399 Jio Inflight International Roaming plan offers 100 minutes of outgoing calls, 250MB mobile data and 100SMSes. The plan comes with a validity of one day and is ideal for those travelling on a longer duration flight.

The Rs 699 plan offers the same call and SMS benefits, but double the amount of data at 500MB. The top tier Rs 999 plan also has the same voice and SMS benefits along with 1GB of data. Both these plans are also valid for just one day. None of the three plans offers incoming voice calls.

Here’s the list of airlines Jio has tied up with for its in-flight packs:

  1. Aer Lingus
  2. Air Serbia
  3. Alitalia
  4. Asiana Airlines
  5. Biman Bangladesh Airlines
  6. Cathay Pacific
  7. Egypt Air
  8. Emirates
  9. Etihad Airways
  10. Euro wings
  11. EVA Air
  12. Kuwait Airways
  13. Lufthansa
  14. Malaysia Airlines
  15. Malindo Air
  16. SAS Scandinavian Airlines
  17. Singapore Airlines
  18. SWISS
  19. TAP Air Portugal
  20. Turkish Airlines
  21. Uzbekistan Airways
  22. Virgin Atlantic

Among the list, Jio is offering voice calls on Air Serbia, Alitalia, Asiana Airlines, Biman Bangladesh Airlines, Emirates, Etihad Airways, Euro wings, Kuwait Airways, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Air, SAS Scandinavian Airlines, SWISS, Uzbekistan Airways and Virgin Atlantic.

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