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JetBlue Launches Service From JFK to DC

JetBlue has begun air service connecting New York’s John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK) with Washington, D.C.’s Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA) over the weekend. The airline says this has been one of the most highly-requested routes by customers and is now offering round-trip service three times per day. The new service has an added benefit […]


Delta Opens New Club Lounges in Newark, JFK

Delta has opened two new Sky Club lounges this summer at JFK and Newark Airports. The lounges are exclusively for the airline’s Sky Club members. The new JFK lounge is the second Delta lounge at the airport and is located at Terminal 4 near Gate A7.  [photo above] The nearly 14,000-square-foot Club, which seats more […]

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Groundbreaking for New JFK Terminal 6

NEW YORK — JetBlue, joined by New York Governor Kathy Hochul and other partners and leaders, celebrated a key milestone in the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey’s transformation of John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) with the groundbreaking of a $4.2 billion project to develop a new international Terminal 6. The groundbreaking, […]


JetBlue to Launch Flights From JFK to Paris

NEW YORK — JetBlue announced plans to expand transatlantic flying into Continental Europe with new service to Paris from JFK International Airport starting next summer. Paris will be JetBlue’s second transatlantic destination following the airline’s successful launch of service to London in August 2021, where it has quickly grown its schedule to five daily flights […]


United to Add Flights to Dubai, Spain, Sweden Next Summer

United Airlines has announced the airline’s 2023 summer schedule that includes adding new service to three cities – Malaga, Spain; Stockholm, Sweden; and Dubai, UAE from Newark – as well as six more flights to some of the most popular destinations in Europe, including Rome, Paris, Barcelona, London, Berlin, and Shannon. In total, United will fly to 37 cities in Europe, Africa, India and the Middle East next summer, […]


JetBlue Knocks Out Frontier to Buy Spirit Airlines

NEW YORK & MIRAMAR, FL — JetBlue Airways is victorious in its battle for Spirit Airlines, the discount carrier best known for its yellow planes. After spoiling a bid by competitor Frontier Airlines, JetBlue has agreed to acquire Spirit for $33.50 per share in cash, including a prepayment of $2.50 per share in cash payable […]

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Spirit Airlines Gets Newark Slots Dropped by Southwest

The U.S. Department of Transportation has reassigned 16 peak-hour runway slots, previously operated by Southwest Airlines, at Newark-Liberty International Airport to Spirit Airlines. The DOT said it made this action to keep low-cost service options for Newark customers and improves competition in the Newark market, which was affected when Southwest Airlines discontinued service there. The […]


JetBlue Begins Service to Vancouver From JFK

NEW YORK — JetBlue has begun flights to Canada for the first time. The airline officially launched service this week from New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to Vancouver International Airport (YVR) with once daily flights each way. Strengthening JetBlue’s Northeast Alliance (NEA), Vancouver service brings JetBlue to its first destination in Canada, while diversifying its New […]


United Opens Largest Lounge at Newark Airport

United Airlines has opened its new, nearly 30,000 square-foot United Club location at Newark Liberty International Airport, offering travelers a modern design, enhanced amenities and culinary offerings, with views of the Manhattan skyline. Located in Terminal C3 near gate C123, this club is the largest club in United’s network, and is opening just in time for […]


JetBlue Launches Hostile Takeover of Spirit Airlines

NEW YORK — JetBlue really wants to buy Spirit Airlines. The NY-based airline announced that it has filed a “Vote No” proxy statement urging Spirit shareholders to vote AGAINST what it says is an inferior, high risk, and low value Spirit/Frontier transaction at Spirit’s upcoming special meeting. In addition, JetBlue commenced a new proposal to […]