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JetBlue Launches Non-Stop Service to Cabo from Both Coasts

JetBlue Launches Non-Stop Service to Cabo from Both Coasts

JetBlue Airways announced the start of non-stop daily service to San José del Cabo’s Los Cabos International Airport from both John F. Kennedy International and Los Angeles international airports.
The flights to and from Los Angeles began Thursday evening and the JFK flights began Friday.
San José del Cabo is a city and resort area located in Baja California Sur, Mexico. Together with Cabo San Lucas, the two are known simply as …

Alaska Air to Increase Service to Boise, Adding Phoenix and Pullman-Moscow Region

Alaska Air to Increase Service to Boise, Adding Phoenix and Pullman-Moscow Region

Alaska Airlines announced plans to increase service to Boise, Idaho over the coming months.
The Seattle-based carrier, which already links both Chicago and Austin to the Idahoan capital, will add new non-stop service to Phoenix as well as to the Pullman-Moscow region in Washington and Idaho.
Flights from Boise Airport to Pullman-Moscow Regional Airport will start on August 17.
Seasonal service from Boise to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport will start on November …

Alaska Air to Link Belize with Los Angeles and Seattle

Alaska Air to Link Belize with Los Angeles and Seattle

Alaska Airlines announced plans to launch new seasonal non-stop service to Belize from both Los Angeles and Seattle.
The new Belize flights will commence on November 19.
Flights from Los Angeles will depart at 11 a.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, and arrive in Belize City’s Philip S. W. Goldson International Airport at 5:30 p.m. From Belize City, flights are scheduled to depart at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays, …

JetBlue Announces Plans to Launch London Heathrow Service on August 11

JetBlue Announces Plans to Launch London Heathrow Service on August 11

JetBlue Airways announced the highly anticipated date for the start of its new daily service linking New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport and London Heathrow Airport. Set to begin on August 11, the route will be the carrier’s first transatlantic service.
The airline’s New York-London service will be followed with a second daily transatlantic route on September 29, with flights between New York and London’s Gatwick Airport. JetBlue will then …

United to Boost July Schedule as Travel Returns

United to Boost July Schedule as Travel Returns

United Airlines said it plans to operate 80% of its U.S. schedule in July as compared to the same month in 2019.  Compared to June 2021, it will increase its domestic network by 17%.
The Chicago-based carrier is resuming discontinued flights and adding new routes.
The plans for July call for new routes to Bozeman, Montana; Orange County, California; Raleigh, North Carolina; and Yellowstone/Cody, Wyoming.  In addition, the carrier will adjust its …

JetBlue Gets First Long-Range Airbus A321 That Will Support Its Inaugural Transatlantic Service to London

JetBlue Gets First Long-Range Airbus A321 That Will Support Its Inaugural Transatlantic Service to London

JetBlue Airways announced it had taken delivery of its very first Airbus A321LR, the long-range version of the popular A321 jet.
The A321LR, first introduced in 2015 and that made its first flight in 2018, has a range of 4,600 miles (7,402 km) and can seat 206 passengers in a typical two-class configuration.
“The delivery of our new A321LR sets the stage for a new era at JetBlue in which we now …

Avelo, New U.S. Carrier Started by Former United Exec, Takes Flight

Avelo, New U.S. Carrier Started by Former United Exec, Takes Flight

Avelo Airlines, a new U.S. carrier, operated its first flight on Wednesday.
The inaugural flight departed Hollywood Burbank Airport at 10:30 a.m. local time, arriving atCharles M. Schulz–Sonoma County Airport shortly before noon.
The new ultra low-cost carrier was first announced by Andrew Levy, the former executive vice president and chief financial officer of United Airlines, in April 2019. The airline’s launch was delayed by approximately six months due to the coronavirus …