You go away for a few days and all kinds of crazy stuff happens. Here’s the latest.
- JetBlue said on Monday that they received approval for four daily flights to Chicago/O’Hare. The flights would have to start by January. They don’t have a gate yet, but US Airways indicated they
I guess Delta figures that they’ve already done enough expansion at JFK for now so they’re refocusing out West. We saw the first round of that with the establishment of the mini-hub at LAX, and now it’s growing even more.
- LAX – Jacksonville (Florida) once daily starting Dec 15
Good news for JetBlue fans . . . the airline finally launched its new website overnight. Here are my thoughts on the good and bad:
- You can finally start the booking process from the home page as well as check in for your flight and check flight status.
Here is a rundown of some of the new flights announced in the last week or so. There’s nothing earth shattering here this week.
- JetBlue received government approval to start flying New York/JFK – Cancun, so they announced flights right away. Flights operate daily on A320s starting Nov 30.
Ok, maybe in this case, the correct term is “overweight,” but either way you look at it, you’ll have to leave those heavy bags at home from now on if you fly Continental.
Recently, most US airlines standardized their baggage rules to allow bags up to 50 lbs for free, …
David Neeleman, CEO of JetBlue has been on a kick for some time to replace foreign oil with coal.
He brought this up again on August 16 on Glenn Beck’s program on CNN. Scroll down about 40% of the way on this transcript to get to that point. For some …