JetBlue Airlines is the major low-cost airline that started in the United States. This amazing airline is in operation from the last 20 years and is still considered as the most famous airline in the US. Incredible benefits, services and other amenities offered by this major airline before, during and after the flight journey make this airline the best one.
SOME INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT JETBLUE AIRLINES
JETBLUE AIRLINE WAS INCORPORATED IN DELAWARE
JetBlue Company was established in February 1999 by David Neele man and originally was named as “New Air”. The government authorized this company in February 2000 and the first flight began in the same month. This was an amazing and fast turnaround from incorporation to operation. At that time, limited low-cost airlines were operating in the United States, so due to JetBlue’s affordable flight tickets, fantastic in-flight services and other benefits, it soon became famous in the US.
FIRST FLIGHT WAS FORM BUFFALO TO FORT LAUDERDALE
JetBlue first flight started in February 2000 from the airlines based at JFK. At that particular time, mainly the flights fly to East Coast destinations but the motive was always to offer coast to coast services. JetBlue’s first services became very famous in the United States because of its low-cost flight tickets and other benefits that airline offered. The company started growing very quickly and expanded its services in other cities. This company did a great job in its first years of operations. Today you can fly to any city and other international destinations with JetBlue Airlines Reservations.
MORE IN-FLIGHT BENEFITS AND SERVICES THAN OTHER AIRLINES
One of the important things that made this airline famous and comfortable is that JetBlue offered many more in-flight amenities, benefits than other similar airlines. This airline always strives to make your travelling experience comfortable and convenient. Onboard entertainment was available for making your journey stress-free and every seat had a TV. Complimentary snacks and drinks were also offered to each passenger throughout the whole journey. For seamless and smooth travelling, JetBlue offers more legroom and relaxing seats. The motive of this company is that the passenger should not be forced to make compromises on comfort just because they paid less for the flight tickets.
ONLY AIRLINE TO MAKE A PROFIT AFTER 9/11
The aviation industry faced a lot of problems after 9/11 as people were scared about flying with any airline. The major airlines took quite a hit but JetBlue Airline was the only airline that was making profits at that time also. Even a few people were travelling at that time but still, numerous people were looking for cheap and affordable flight tickets, and JetBlue Airline was fulfilling their wants. This major airline did so well in the early years and never really been in crucial financial problem.
HAD A POLICY OF NO FLIGHT CANCELLATION
When JetBlue Airlines started its services, one of its major policies was that it would never allow the passengers to cancel their flight bookings. JetBlue managed to follow this policy for over 6 years but later in February 2007, this policy failed quite badly. At that time, a snowstorm hit the Northeast and Mideast which meant that a large number of JetBlue flights were unable to take off. At that particular moment, JetBlue Airlines was still following their no-cancellation policy which was not liked by most of the passengers. Therefore, this situation proved that there can be uncertain situations where flight cancellations are must and there can be situations which can force passengers to cancel their flight bookings.
BECAME OFFICIAL AIRLINE OF SPRINGFIELD
This title came after a partnership with 20th Century Fox to promote the Simpsons Movie. A competition was held among the airlines and first prize was given to JetBlue Airlines flight to Los Angeles to watch a premier of the movie. The JetBlue Airlines Official Site was also modified to feature various Simpsons characters on various pages of the website. This was a great way of promoting a film and it was obviously something that had not been experienced before.
JETBLUE AIRLINES CURRENTLY SERVES 110 DESTINATIONS
JetBlue Airlines flies to almost 110 amazing destinations including North, South and Central America and the Caribbean. It serves many domestic and international destinations. JetBlue also offered its flights to Cuba weekly for a few years and was the first airline to do this. In 2018 it was announced that JetBlue Airlines will start its transatlantic flights between Europe and the United States.