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JetBlue to Launch Mint Service on New York-San Diego Route

JetBlue to Launch Mint Service on New York-San Diego Route

JetBlue Airways announced that it plans to launch Mint service on flights between New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport and San Diego on August 17, 2017.
Flights will depart JFK at 9 a.m. and arrive at San Diego International Airport at 11:57 a.m. Flights from San Diego to New York are scheduled to depart at 1:10 p.m. and arrive at 9:41 p.m.
Mint offers passengers a premium cabin with fully lie-flat …

JetBlue Debuts New 1960s-Inspired Livery

JetBlue Debuts New 1960s-Inspired Livery

JetBlue Airways, an airline that was founded in 1998 and hence was not around in the 1960s, announced a retrojet livery celebrating that decade.
The aircraft, an Airbus A320 named “What’s Old is Blue Again,” features JetBlue orange and blue speed stripes characteristic of the period, and the airline’s name in a period typeface. The words “New York International” accompany the airline’s name on the aircraft, paying homage to its New …

JetBlue Launches Flights to Holguín, Cuba

JetBlue Launches Flights to Holguín, Cuba

JetBlue Airways announced the start of new service to Holguín, Cuba on Thursday.
The carrier will operate daily flights to Holguín’s Frank País Airport from its hub at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood international Airport.
Holguín is the carrier’s third Cuban destination from Fort Lauderdale. JetBlue began flights to Santa Clara on August 31, and service to Camagüey on November 3. The airline will also begin service to Havana, the capital of Cuba, later this …

JetBlue Sees Increase in Capacity, Load Factor for October

JetBlue Sees Increase in Capacity, Load Factor for October

JetBlue Airways announced operational results for October 2016. The carrier said that its total traffic, capacity, and load factor were all up for the month.
The New York-based airline’s passenger traffic for the month was 3.572 billion revenue passenger miles, or RPMs, a year-over-year increase of 6.5% from 3.355 billion RPMs in the same period last year.
The carrier’s capacity also increased, up 5.5% to 4.212 billion available seat miles, or ASMs, …

Lobby Bar – November 4: Leaf Blowers Anonymous, Time Travel Paradoxes, and Accidental Art

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Lobby Bar – A Belligerent Bellwether of FBT News and Views
Modern comforts. Most countries in Europe have set back their clocks for winter time. This year, parts of Spain voted to abstain from changing their clocks because, as they pointed out, there is no need to adhere to obsolete and ancient time changing practices, especially now that we have time travel machines thanks to advancements at FBT Magazine.
Eyes on me. …

JetBlue to Begin Fort Lauderdale-Long Beach Flights

JetBlue to Begin Fort Lauderdale-Long Beach Flights

JetBlue Airways announced that it will launch new flights between Fort Lauderdale, Florida and Long Beach, California on May 3, 2017. The carrier will operate the daily service using Airbus A320 aircraft.
Flights will depart Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport at 5:51 p.m. and arrive at Long Beach Airport at 8:28 p.m. From Long Beach, flights are scheduled to depart at 9:24 p.m. and arrive in Fort Lauderdale at 5:25 a.m. the …

JetBlue Mint Boston-Los Angeles Launch Flight – Review

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The so-called premium transcon routes that link New York City with both Los Angeles and San Francisco have long been among the most competitive and busiest in the nation.
They are so named because the leading airlines operating them offer cabins and service that rival overseas flights in amenities and comfort.
American Airlines brought the United States into the jet age in 1959 with non-stop service between New York and Los Angeles …