American Airways and JetBlue are getting ready to launch almost 80 new codeshare flights from New York (JFK, LGA and EWR) and Boston (BOS).
American can be introducing 18 new routes starting this summer time, together with six new routes from JFK to Latin America and the Caribbean.
Codeshare flights can be found for buy right now for journey beginning February 25th, and the brand new summer time flights from New York and Boston can be out there for buy on Monday.
“This is step one to delivering the most effective buyer proposition with the largest community in New York and Boston,” mentioned Vasu Raja, American chief income officer.
“Within the months forward, we’ll proceed to create a seamless expertise that’s straightforward for our prospects, helps our communities and results in extra development for our group.”
American and JetBlue introduced their alliance in July, adopted by the airways’ intent to introduce key parts of the alliance after assessment by the Division of Transportation in January.
“Our alliance with American opens the door for JetBlue to efficiently enter into new markets, introducing extra selections and our award-winning service and low fares to extra prospects,” mentioned Scott Laurence, head of income and planning, JetBlue.
“The alliance can be important to getting our planes again within the air profitably and crewmembers working once more.”
The alliance opens up new development alternatives for each carriers by discovering methods to raised utilise present gates and slots in congested Northeast airports whereas providing prospects a seamless journey expertise.
On Might sixth, American will launch three new each day routes from JFK to Colombia – Cali (CLO), Bogota (BOG) and Medellin (MDE) – and can start flying 3 times per week to Santiago, Chile (SCL) from JFK on a Boeing 777-200, till flights start working each day in November.
Solar-seeking prospects may sit up for new Saturday service from JFK to the soothing waves in St. Lucia (UVF) and the attractive seashores in Turks and Caicos (PLS) starting on June fifth, complementing JetBlue’s present service.