JetBlue to Launch New York-Curaçao Flights
JetBlue Airways announced it will begin service between New York and Curaçao, an island located in the southern Caribbean Ocean off the northern coast of Venezuela, on December 2. The service will operate twice a week, using Airbus A320 aircraft.
Flights will depart New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport at 9:00 a.m. on Tuesdays and Saturdays, and will arrive at Curaçao International Airport at 2:30 p.m. From Curaçao, flights will depart at 3:30 p.m., also on Tuesdays and Saturdays, and arrive in New York at 7:14 p.m.
JetBlue’s Airbus A320s are equipped with 150 seats, including 42 in Even More Space, the carrier’s premium economy light section, and 102 in coach. Seats in premium economy light are 17.8” wide, and have a pitch of 38”-39”.
In celebration of the new route, JetBlue is offering discounted fares for one-way flights for travel between December 2 and February 10, 2015. Tickets must be purchased by August 6 of this year to qualify for the discount.
Curaçao will be the airline’s 31st destination in the Caribbean.
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