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JetBlue Appoints Ursula Hurley as CFO

JetBlue Appoints Ursula Hurley as CFO

JetBlue Airways announced the appointment of Ursula Hurley to the position of chief financial officer.
Ms. Hurley has served as interim CFO since June 2021. She joined the airline in 2004 as a financial analyst and began a climb up the corporate latter with various manager- and director-level positions.
A 17-year veteran of the New York-based carrier, she served as the airline’s treasurer for three years and then became head of treasury …

JetBlue Inaugurates New York-London Service Despite Ongoing Pandemic

JetBlue Inaugurates New York-London Service Despite Ongoing Pandemic

JetBlue Airways operated its first flight from New York City to London Wednesday, as it attempts to build market share in one of the world’s busiest international routes by offering travelers lower fares than the incumbents.
The New York-London market is only partially open as the United States does not allow travelers from Britain to enter the United States amidst the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, while the United Kingdom opened to fully …

JetBlue Announces Plans for New Terminal at JFK

JetBlue Announces Plans for New Terminal at JFK

JetBlue Airways announced it is moving forward with plans to develop a new terminal at John F. Kennedy International Airport on the Terminal 6 and 7 sites.
The resultant 1.2 million-square-foot (111,483-square-meter) Terminal 6 will feature over 100,00 square feet (9,290 square meters) of dining, lounge, and retail space.
The new terminal will integrate “seamlessly” with the airline’s current terminal, Terminal 5, which is fronted by the TWA Flight Center, the original …

JetBlue Turns Small Profit in Second Quarter

JetBlue Turns Small Profit in Second Quarter

JetBlue announced financial results for the second quarter of 2021.
The New York-based carrier said it had recorded net income of $64 million, compared with a net loss of $320 million in the same period in 2020, on revenue of $1.5 billion, down 35% when compared with the same period in 2019.
Revenue in the second quarter of 2019 was $2.1 billion and, in 2020, $215 million.
The airline said it expects to …

American-JetBlue Northeast Alliance Spreads Its Wings

American-JetBlue Northeast Alliance Spreads Its Wings

The so-called Northeast Alliance between American Airlines and JetBlue Airways is moving into its next phase.
The two carriers are expanding their schedules to offer more than 700 daily flights this winter from Boston and New York City.
“With JetBlue’s domestic strength and American’s growing international network, we are unlocking more destinations for travelers,” said Vasu Raja, American’s chief revenue officer.
The two partners will offer lie-flat seating in business- and/or first-class on …

JetBlue Puts New York City on Sale

JetBlue Puts New York City on Sale

JetBlue Airways, New York City’s hometown airline, is showcasing the Big Apple and offering New Yorkers and visitors alike special perks and discounts as well as flights to and from the city for as low as $49.
The Real Deal promotion is intended to celebrate the city’s reopening.
It will offer exclusive access to weekly deals and experiences every Friday through August 6, the airline said, as well as low fares for …

JetBlue to Launch Non-Stop Seasonal Service from New York to Boise

JetBlue to Launch Non-Stop Seasonal Service from New York to Boise

JetBlue Airways announced the launch of operations at Boise Airport in Idaho, the 31st state to be served by the airline.
The New York-based carrier will introduce non-stop seasonal service from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Boise on Tuesday afternoon.  JetBlue will operate the flight four times per week through Labor Day and will resume seasonal service to Boise in the summer of 2022.
Boise, the capital of and most populous …