Airline Traffic

Air Transport World  2010-07-17 16:45:39

Royal Jordanian transported 268,000 passengers in June, a 13% increase on the year-ago month. Load factor reached 70% while number of flights lifted 10% to 3,465. RJ expects to reach a record number of ...

Bay Runway reopens at JFK

Air Transport World  2010-06-29 02:36:07

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey will hold a ceremony today to mark the reopening of New York JFK's longest runway after a 120-day closure for reconstruction and access improvements. Renovation ...

JetBlue to sell food on longer flights

USA Today  2010-06-22 18:17:54

JetBlue is joining other carriers offering onboard food for sale. Five new snack boxes go for $6 each.

Airline Traffic

Air Transport World  2010-06-11 02:34:59

JetBlue Airways said May RASM rose 13% from the year-ago month. It flew 2.3 billion RPMs, up 9.8%, while ASMs climbed 4.5% to 2.83 billion. Load factor increased 3.9 points to 81.3%. Gol flew 2.19 billion ...

Study: Alaska, JetBlue tops in satisfaction

CNN  2010-06-08 15:41:00

Air travelers seem to be constantly complaining about fees, the lack of service and cramped seats on flights, but surprisingly their level of satisfaction with airlines is on the rise, a new survey finds.

Operations & Maintenance

Air Transport World  2010-06-05 16:58:34

Hawaiian Airlines President and CEO Mark Dunkerley signed a new three-year contract to extend his time leading the carrier. He joined HA in 2003. JetBlue Airways named Guy Hocker to the new position ...

Gun taken from upset JetBlue pilot before flight

Just Plane News  2010-05-22 08:15:55

BOSTON — A JetBlue pilot who threatened to “harm himself in spectacular fashion” surrendered a gun to authorities in Massachusetts...

Police take gun from JetBlue pilot

USA Today  2010-05-21 18:00:22

APNewsBreak: Police take gun from JetBlue pilot at Boston airport after being told of threat.

JetBlue: Illness, not threat, kept pilot off flight

USA Today  2010-05-21 13:34:57

JetBlue says a pilot was removed from duty in Boston for health reasons, not for sending an e-mail to his girlfriend claiming he'd crash a plane ...

American Airlines comes to grips with new, bigger ... - Chicago Tribune  2010-05-17 19:56:11

... month that it would offer tickets for connecting flights on JetBlue routes where the two don't compete head to head, analysts suggested a merger could strengthen American's presence in the ...

Delta, JetBlue request exemption to tarmac delay rule

CNN  2010-03-10 05:50:00

A runway closure at John F. Kennedy International Airport has prompted JetBlue Airways and Delta Air Lines to ask for a temporary exemption at JFK to a rule designed to keep planeloads of passengers from ...

Nothing blue about JetBlue

CNN  2009-09-03 16:53:00

Welcome aboard," says the CEO of JetBlue Airways. "I'm Dave. It's a first-name-basis airline. My door is open."