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JetBlue to Begin Orlando-Los Angeles Service

JetBlue to Begin Orlando-Los Angeles Service

JetBlue Airways announced that it plans to launch new flights between Orlando and Los Angeles on January 5, 2017. The carrier will operate the route daily, using Airbus A320 aircraft.
Flights are scheduled to depart Orlando International Airport at 7:05 p.m. and arrive at Los Angeles International Airport at 9:39 p.m. From Los Angeles, flights will depart at 10:30 p.m. and arrive at 6:10 a.m. the next day.
JetBlue’s Airbus A320 aircraft …

JetBlue to Begin Non-Stop Boston-Atlanta Service

JetBlue to Begin Non-Stop Boston-Atlanta Service

JetBlue Airways announced that it will launch new service between Boston and Atlanta on March 30, 2017. Atlanta will be the carrier’s 63rd non-stop destination from Boston.
Flights will depart Boston Logan International Airport at 6:10 a.m., 8:30 a.m., 1:10 p.m., 4 p.m., and 6:55 p.m., and arrive at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport at 9:09 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 4:10 p.m., 6:59 p.m., and 9:55 p.m., respectively. From Atlanta, flights are scheduled …

Passenger Service from U.S. to Cuba Restarts Wednesday with JetBlue Flight

Passenger Service from U.S. to Cuba Restarts Wednesday with JetBlue Flight

When a JetBlue Airbus A320 takes off Wednesday at 9:45 a.m. from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport for Santa Clara, Cuba, the New York-based airline will become the first U.S. carrier to fly scheduled service to Cuba in more than 50 years.
Flight 387, which will depart from gate F7, will include several dignitaries aboard including U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx.
“Today, I’m excited to announce that I’ll be on the first …

JetBlue Sees July Traffic, Capacity Increase

JetBlue Sees July Traffic, Capacity Increase

JetBlue Airways announced operational results for the month of July 2016.
The New York-based airline reported that its July traffic rose by 6.6% to 4.26% billion revenue passenger miles, or RPMs, from 4 billion in July 2015
JetBlue’s capacity increased 5.5% to 4.8 billion available seat miles, or ASMs, from 4.6 billion in July of last year.
The carrier said that its load factor for July was up 0.8 percentage points to 87.8% …

JetBlue Set to Add Long Beach-San Jose Route, Increase Number of Flights from Long Beach

JetBlue Set to Add Long Beach-San Jose Route, Increase Number of Flights from Long Beach

JetBlue Airways announced that it will begin new service between Long Beach and San Jose, California on January 4, 2017. In addition, the carrier said that it plans to increase frequency on its routes between Long Beach and Las Vegas, San Francisco, and Salt Lake City.
Flights to Mineta San Jose International Airport will be offered four times a day, departing Long Beach Airport at 7 a.m., 11:04 a.m., 4:40 p.m., …

JetBlue to Begin Service to 3 Cuban Destinations

JetBlue to Begin Service to 3 Cuban Destinations

JetBlue Airways announced that it will begin new service to Cuba this month. The carrier will offer flights to three cities on the island nation from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Florida.
JetBlue will operate three weekly flights to Santa Clara, on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays beginning on August 31, and will increase to daily service on October 1. Flights will depart Fort Lauderdale at 11 a.m. and arrive in Santa …

JetBlue Sees Increase in Q2 Profit as Fuel Costs Continue to Drop

JetBlue Sees Increase in Q2 Profit as Fuel Costs Continue to Drop

JetBlue Airways announced financial results for the second quarter of 2016.
The New York-based airline reported $180 million in profit, an 18.5% increase compared to $152 million in the second quarter of 2015 as oil prices stayed low.
JetBlue CEO Robin Hayes called it “another great quarter.”
Revenue for the quarter was $1.6 billion, while passenger revenue per available seat mile, or Prasm, decreased by 10.5% year-over-year for the second quarter, down to …