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JetBlue to Begin Buffalo-Los Angeles Route

JetBlue to Begin Buffalo-Los Angeles Route

JetBlue Airways announced plans to launch new non-stop service between Buffalo, New York and Los Angeles on June 18. The carrier will operate the daily flights using Airbus A320 aircraft.
Flights are scheduled to depart Buffalo Niagara International Airport at 6:40 p.m. and arrive at Los Angeles International Airport at 9:06 p.m. From Los Angeles, flights will depart at 10:09 p.m. and arrive back in Buffalo at 6:05 a.m. the next …

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; …

Uber Drops Prices in New York City by 15%

Uber Drops Prices in New York City by 15%

Ride-hailing service Uber said Friday it had lowered prices in New York City 15%, citing a post-holiday season slowdown.
The company said it was taking this step to keep its drivers busier and decrease the idle time they experience.
Earlier this month, citing a “winter slump,” Uber lowered prices in over 100 cities in the United States and Canada including Houston, Los Angeles, and San Francisco. At that time, it did not …

Saturday’s Blizzard Expected to Cause Travel Nightmare

Saturday’s Blizzard Expected to Cause Travel Nightmare

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The East Coast is gearing up for what could be a historic blizzard this weekend.
The storm is expected to affect as many as 50 million people beginning Friday from Virginia to Boston, including areas in West Virginia and Kentucky, according to the National Weather Service.
As of Friday at 1:30 a.m., over 3,500 flights arriving and/or departing in the United States had been cancelled. The …

‘Blockbuster Blizzard’ Expected to Bring up to 3 Feet of Snow to Parts of the Northeast

‘Blockbuster Blizzard’ Expected to Bring up to 3 Feet of Snow to Parts of the Northeast

The East Coast could potentially get its first real taste of winter this weekend, as a major snowstorm is expected to hit areas of the region. Just ask the meteorologist who tweeted “GFS 00z dumps 30-36″ wind driven snow with blockbuster blizzard for the ages this weekend. Crippling impacts.”
The National Weather Service reports that the storm will bring heavy snow to places from Virginia to New England, as well as …

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 …