HARTFORD, Conn. and SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico,
July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq: JBLU)
announces that its new nonstop flight between Hartford’s Bradley
International Airport (BDL) and San Juan’s Luis Munoz Marin International
Airport (SJU) is on sale today through July 15, 2011 at www.jetblue.com/new
as low as $119 (a) each way for travel between January 5 and February 15,
2012. The daily San Juan service begins on January 5, 2012.
“We’re happy to meet the great demand
for travel between the closely connected communities of Connecticut and
Puerto Rico,” said Dave Clark, director of route planning for JetBlue
Airways. “And we are fortunate to have great partners in the Hartford
and Puerto Rican communities who enable robust growth and route development,
which benefits all parties and allows more travel opportunities for the
public. We look forward to further growing these relationships and our
network in these markets.”
JetBlue’s schedule between Hartford and San
JetBlue also serves Fort Lauderdale and
Orlando, Fla. nonstop from Hartford. In addition Hartford customers
can conveniently connect to other destinations in the Caribbean and Latin
America via Fort Lauderdale and Orlando, including Aguadilla and Ponce,
Puerto Rico; Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic; Bogota, Colombia; and
Cancun, Mexico, or JetBlue’s recently announced St. Thomas and St. Croix,
through San Juan.
Customers connecting through San Juan from
select destinations can also connect seamlessly on JetBlue’s partner airline
Cape Air to Vieques, Mayaguez, Tortola, and Anguilla.
JetBlue’s flights between San Juan and
Hartford will be operated with its comfortable Airbus A320 fleet and
award-winning service featuring convenient, assigned seating; a
first-checked bag free (b); complimentary and unlimited name brand snacks
and drinks; comfy leather seats; and more legroom than any other carrier in
About JetBlue Airways
JetBlue Airways, the #1 airline in Puerto Rico, has created a new airline
category based on value, service and style. Known for its award-winning
service and free TV as much as its low fares, JetBlue offers the most
legroom in coach of any U.S. airline (based on average fleet-wide seat
pitch) and super-spacious Even More Legroom seats. JetBlue is also America’s
first and only airline to offer its own Customer Bill of Rights, with
meaningful and specific compensation for customers inconvenienced by service
disruptions within JetBlue’s control. Visit www.jetblue.com/promise for
details. JetBlue serves 66 cities with 700 daily flights. Later this year,
JetBlue plans to introduce service to St. Thomas and St. Croix, in the U.S.
Virgin Islands, La Romana, Dominican Republic, and Liberia Costa Rica,
subject to government approval. With JetBlue, all seats are assigned, all
fares are one-way, and an overnight stay is never required. For information
or reservations call 1-800-JET-BLUE (1-800-538-2583), TTY/TDD
1-800-336-5530, 1-801-365-2583, or visit www.jetblue.com.
(a) Offer valid Hartford (BDL) to/from San
Juan (SJU): Offer ends July 15, 2011, the earlier of 11:59 PM ET or local.
Travel Jan. 5 – Feb. 15, 2012. 14-day advance purchase required. Travel
Tue/Wed only. Offer subject to availability; may change without notice;
nonrefundable, nontransferable; oneway. $15 fee applies for fares (not Award
flights) purchased by phone or JetBlue ticket office. Offer do not include
Passenger Facility Charges up to $9 each way; September 11th Security Fees
up to $5 each way; Federal Segment Tax of $3.70 per domestic segment. Puerto
Rico offers do not include a U.S. Arrival/Departure Tax of $16.30 each way.
Taxes/fees must be paid at time of purchase. Cancellations/changes
must be made prior to scheduled departure (otherwise all money for fare is
forfeited), for $100 fee p/p and applicable fare adjustment, at jetblue.com,
or 1-800-JETBLUE (1-800-538-2583), or TTY/TDD 1-800-336-5530. Cancellations
receive JetBlue travel credit, valid for one year. Proper documentation
required for boarding. Second bag fee $35. Other restrictions apply; see
(b) Baggage weight and size limits apply.
(c) JetBlue offers the most legroom in
coach, based on average fleet-wide seat pitch for U.S. airlines.
SOURCE JetBlue Airways