Stories tagged: JetBlue
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 21, 2018, 5:53 p.m.
Serial airline entrepreneur David Neeleman is determined to make his next carrier stand out in a market where rivals large and small shoehorn budget-minded travelers into cramped cabins.
Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 2:37 p.m.
The news that JetBlue and United Airlines have raised fees for checked bags and some flight cancellations has provoked two U.S. senators and a congressman who are calling for “relief …
Mon., Aug. 27, 2018, 11:15 a.m.
JetBlue Airways, which for years let passengers check luggage at no charge, became the first major U.S. carrier to bump the fee for a first checked bag to $30.
Mon., June 18, 2018, 10:58 a.m.
After a decade of industry consolidation, David Neeleman, one of aviation’s famed entrepreneurs, sees room for a new low-cost U.S. airline focused on reducing travel hassles by using smaller airports, …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 7, 2018, 4:18 p.m.
A coalition of airlines including Alaska, JetBlue, United and Southwest is suing Washington state over its new sick leave law, saying the measure will increase costs and delays for travelers.
Fri., Jan. 5, 2018, 5:50 p.m.
Alaska Airlines and JetBlue Airways are the latest airlines to pay bonuses to employees after passage of a new tax law that figures to help the carriers.
Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 9:57 a.m.
JetBlue Airways says fumes from nail polish remover caused two crew members to become ill on a flight from Boston to Charleston, South Carolina.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 11, 2017, 11:02 a.m.
A JetBlue Airways plane made an emergency landing in Buffalo after three crew members became ill on a cross-country flight.
Thu., Sept. 1, 2016, 11 a.m.
A woman in New York says she hasn’t stopped crying since an airline mistook her 5-year-old for another child and flew him to the wrong city.
Wed., Aug. 31, 2016, 8:03 a.m.
The first commercial flight between the United States and Cuba in more than a half century flew out of Fort Lauderdale for the central city of Santa Clara on Wednesday …
Fri., Aug. 12, 2016, 7:07 p.m.
People were “thrown around like little rag dolls” when turbulence rocked a JetBlue flight from Massachusetts to California, a passenger said Friday, in an incident that left more than 20 …
Fri., June 10, 2016, 12:57 p.m.
Six airlines won permission Friday to resume scheduled commercial air service from the U.S. to Cuba for the first time in more than five decades, another milestone in President Barack …
Wed., April 27, 2016, 12:37 p.m.
A commercial pilot was under the influence of alcohol while flying a JetBlue airliner carrying 151 passengers last year from Orlando to New York City, federal prosecutors said Wednesday.
Mon., March 7, 2016, 8:20 a.m.
JetBlue Airways is taking applications for 24 slots in a new pilot-training program. No aviation background is required.