Airlines turn to technology to solve overbooking puzzle

Reuters  2018-02-13 15:40:19

LONDON/BERLIN (Reuters) - Being offered cash at the gate to take a later flight because of overbooking may become a rarity if technology being examined by major airlines such as British Airways , JetBlue ...

Is it the right time to invest in American Airlines, Alaska Air, JetBlue, Southwest Airlines, or SkyWest?

PR Newswire  2017-12-28 14:31:00

CHICAGO, Dec. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AAL, ALK, JBLU, LUV, and SKYW. To see either the suitability of buying or selling the stock or high-return ...

Plane skids off taxiway in Boston

CNN  2017-12-26 11:25:32

Snow and ice caused a JetBlue plane to skid off of the taxiway after touchdown at Boston Logan International Airport.

Net Neutrality: A Case Study With JetBlue and Amazon

The Wall Street Journal  2017-12-12 17:48:10

On a JetBlue flight, you might notice something that looks like a net-neutrality boogeyman: prioritization of Amazon videos over other services on the airline?s in-flight Wi-Fi network. It isn?t a violation ...

JetBlue to cut Puerto Rico capacity 33% as hurricanes hit earnings

Air Transport World  2017-10-24 15:40:00

JetBlue Airways, the airline with the largest presence in Puerto Rico, expects the island?s recovery from Hurricane Maria to last through the end of 2018 and will adjust its operations until then, trimming ...

JetBlue to introduce Airspace by Airbus to A320 for first time

Breaking Travel News  2017-09-27 11:42:06

JetBlue will become the first airline to introduce Airspace by Airbus on the A320 family, following an agreement unveiled at APEX Expo. JetBlue customers will experience this newest A320 family cabin aboard ...

SITA, JetBlue, CBP biometric boarding test at Boston proves popular

Air Transport World  2017-09-19 18:47:00

The test of SITA?s biometric boarding gate technology on JetBlue Airways flights at Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) had ?a close to 100% match-rate,? the Geneva-based air transport IT company ...

JetBlue eyes future technologies, ?selfie? boarding

Air Transport World  2017-09-07 15:13:00

New York-based JetBlue Airways sees a future for boarding using photographs taken on passengers? own mobile phones and believes artificial intelligence (AI) will create a new chapter for the ...

Azul and JetBlue Announce Codeshare Agreement

PR Newswire  2017-08-15 12:30:00

SÃO PAULO, Aug. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Azul (B3: AZUL4, NYSE: AZUL) today announced its new partnership with JetBlue Airways through a unilateral codeshare agreement. Azul will place its "AD" code on ...

JetBlue pilots request federal mediation

Air Transport World  2017-07-19 18:22:00

JetBlue Airways pilots, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA), requested mediation services from the National Mediation Board (NMB) July 18 to assist with contract negotiations. read more

Hawaiian, JetBlue CEOs say open skies must be protected

Air Transport World  2017-06-06 18:06:00

Although the three largest US carriers are stepping up their lobbying efforts with the new administration to curtail Gulf carriers? access to the US, the CEOs of two smaller US airlines are resolute in ...

JetBlue eyes transatlantic premium market

Air Transport World  2017-06-06 13:34:00

It is no secret that New York-based low-cost carrier (LCC) JetBlue Airways is considering transatlantic flights, but the mix of premium and economy seats the LCC could offer on those flights remains a ...

Flight diverted when laptop battery catches fire

CNN  2017-05-31 20:24:39

A lithium battery in a passenger's backpack caught fire aboard a cross-country JetBlue flight Tuesday, causing the plane to divert to Grand Rapids, Michigan, the Federal Aviation Administration said.

Smoking laptop forces JetBlue A320 to make emergency landing

Air Transport World  2017-05-31 19:16:00

A JetBlue Airways Airbus A320 flying transcontinental made an emergency landing May 30 in Grand Rapids, Michigan after a passenger?s laptop computer emitted more

SoFi and JetBlue Help Customers Managing Student Loans Earn Reward Travel

PR Newswire  2017-05-30 14:00:00

NEW YORK and SAN FRANCISCO, May 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, SoFi and JetBlue (NASDAQ:JBLU) announced a partnership that lets those with student loans simultaneously lower their payments while earning ...

TravelBank Introduces In-App Flight Booking with Copa, JetBlue, Virgin Atlantic Among Its First Partners

PR Newswire  2017-05-23 13:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --­ Today, TravelBank, the modern budgeting and expense app for business, announced its Flights product. Now, in addition to using TravelBank's data-first, AI approach, ...

JetBlue boosts Florida-Mexico City services

Air Transport World  2017-05-11 19:48:00

New York-based JetBlue announced new flight schedules from Fort Lauderdale and Orlando, Florida, to Mexico City (MEX), following the news of a transborder joint venture between Atlanta-based Delta Air ...

JetBlue 1Q profit down 59%; rising costs drive Airbus fleet changes

Air Transport World  2017-04-25 16:22:00

JetBlue Airways has changed 11 Airbus A321neo deliveries in 2018 to 11 A321ceo deliveries, and is deferring the delivery of another 13 Airbus more

Delta, JetBlue seek Havana frequencies dropped by Frontier, Spirit

Air Transport World  2017-04-24 15:14:00

Delta Air Lines and JetBlue Airways are seeking to increase flights to Havana while other US carriers withdraw from Cuba as the US airline industry continues trying to figure out how to best serve the ...

JetBlue opens Boston-Atlanta route

Air Transport World  2017-03-30 17:08:00

JetBlue Airways launched service between Boston and Atlanta March 30, directly taking on Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines on the US east coast pairing. read more