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American to Offer Complimentary Snacks in Coach, New Pajamas, and Expand In-Flight Entertainment Options

American to Offer Complimentary Snacks in Coach, New Pajamas, and Expand In-Flight Entertainment Options

American Airlines announced that it is bringing back free snacks in coach and adding other amenities to its flights.
The move follows the reintroduction of in-flight snacks by other major airlines in the United States. Following the September 11, 2001 attacks and subsequent economic downturn, airlines removed most amenities in coach including blankets, pillows, and hot meals, and stopped offering peanuts and pretzels as well. American stopped offering snacks in 2003; …

JetBlue, Hawaiian Airlines Increase Codeshare Offerings

JetBlue, Hawaiian Airlines Increase Codeshare Offerings

JetBlue Airways announced it expanded its codeshare agreement with Hawaiian Airlines to include new destinations.
Starting Monday, JetBlue will now be able to place its code on non-stop Hawaiian Airlines flights between New York’s John F. Kennedy International and Honolulu International airports. JetBlue codeshare flights to Honolulu as well as from Honolulu to Maui, Kona, and Lihue will also be available from JetBlue-served cities on the East Coast via connections in …

JetBlue Begins JFK-Palm Springs, California Route

JetBlue Begins JFK-Palm Springs, California Route

JetBlue Airways announced the launch of new service between New York City and Palm Springs, California. The carrier will operate the service five days a week, using Airbus A320 aircraft.
Flights will depart John F. Kennedy International Airport at 7:30 p.m. on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, and Mondays, and will arrive at Palm Springs International Airport at 10:40 p.m. From Palm Springs, flights are scheduled to depart at 11:35 p.m. and …

JetBlue Launches JFK-Daytona Beach Route

JetBlue Launches JFK-Daytona Beach Route

JetBlue Airways announced the beginning of new daily, non-stop service between New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport and Daytona Beach, Florida. The service is the only non-stop route between New York City and Daytona Beach.
Flights will depart New York at 10:29 a.m. and arrive at Daytona Beach International Airport at 1:13 p.m. From Daytona, flights are scheduled to depart at 2 p.m. and arrive back in New York at …

Boingo to Offer Free Wi-Fi at 7 U.S. Airports

Boingo to Offer Free Wi-Fi at 7 U.S. Airports

Boingo Wireless announced the launch of free Wi-Fi at multiple airports across the United States.
The Internet provider offers complimentary speeds of up to 20 Mbps, while travelers can choose to pay for higher speeds of between 20 Mbps and 50 Mbps.
Travelers who are already subscribe to the Boingo service will automatically receive the highest tier of Internet speed when they log in at their respective airport.
Boingo’s free Wi-Fi service is …

Qatar Airways to Begin Airbus A350 Service to Philadelphia in 2016

Qatar Airways to Begin Airbus A350 Service to Philadelphia in 2016

Qatar Airways announced that it will become the first carrier to fly the Airbus A350 to the United States. The carrier’s A350 ferry flight is scheduled to land at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport at 2 p.m. local time.
The aircraft will be put into use on the airline’s daily route from Hamad International Airport in Doha to Philadelphia International Airport on January 1 2016.
The plane is equipped with …

JetBlue Begins JFK-Antigua Route

JetBlue Begins JFK-Antigua Route

JetBlue Airways announced the launch of new service from New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport to Antigua, half of the two island country of Antigua and Barbuda located in the Leeward Islands of the Eastern Caribbean. The carrier will operate the service three times a week, on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays, using Airbus A320 aircraft.
Flights will depart JFK at 9:20 a.m. and arrive at Antigua’s V.C. Bird International Airport …