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Slater considers possible plea bargain

Slater considers possible plea bargain

8 September 2010 Airline News

Former JetBlue employee Steve Slater will undergo a mental health evaluation in the United States with a view to a possible plea bargain. Mr Slater – who shot to fame last month following his dramatic exit from an aircraft – will be assessed for an alternative sentencing program, and could face community service or counselling instead of jail.

US airlines passenger numbers up

US airlines passenger numbers up

8 December 2009 Airline News

Four of the US’s biggest airlines saw passenger numbers increase last month compared to November 2008. Southwest Airlines, United Airlines, Continental Airlines and Jet Blue Airways carried between them almost 20m passengers – up from 19.12 a year ago.

Codeshare flights with JetBlue bookable from today

1 October 2009 Press Release Airline News

From today, Lufthansa customers can book the new codeshare flights with Lufthansa’s cooperation partner JetBlue. From 11 November 2009, the US carrier will be providing seamless onward connections, which can then also be booked under a Lufthansa flight number, via New York and Boston to a number of interesting destinations in the United States and Puerto Rico

JetBlue begins Montego Bay service

21 May 2009 Press Release Airline News

JetBlue Airways has begun daily nonstop service to Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay (Mo-Bay), Jamaica, the island’s second largest city, from its home base at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport.

JetBlue Selects Orlando for Training

7 August 2003 Press Release Airline News

New York, NY (August 6, 2003)—JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq: JBLU) today announced that Orlando International Airport, FL will be the location for its first flight training center and a new hangar for aircraft maintenance and LiveTV installation and maintenance. The new facilities, which will cover 150,000 square feet, and associated training equipment are expected to require a capital investment of up to $160 million and to create more than 150 jobs in Orlando.