Posts in category JetBlue

JetBlue and the Caribbean

JetBlue and the Caribbean
Today JetBlue announced new service from Fort Lauderdale to Haiti twice per day.  At first you almost don’t even think about it.   Now keep in mind we have daily flights to Fort Lauderdale!!!   Click here for the story.   If you want to fly to Haiti, fly ORH to Fort Lauderdale and connect to Haiti.  JetBlue has made a huge commitment t [...]

Michael Boyd comments on ORH

Michael Boyd comments on ORH
Nice story by Priyanka in today’s Telegram on JetBlue. There was this comment from Michael Boyd, whom I always find insightful,  “Can you get enough discretionary business to go to two points in Florida?   Yes, you can.  In terms of Dallas, Chicago or Washington, that’s just not going to happen.  Worcester is not a big enoug [...]

Why would JetBlue go to ORH?

Why would JetBlue go to ORH?
GoLocal referred to a leading investment publication, (Seeking Alpha), whom I have never heard of, questioning JetBlue’s decision to come to Worcester.    Here is the quote: “JetBlue’s recently announced Worcester (MA) to Ft.auderdale and Orlando should be cause for concern in the eyes of investors.” As a Worcester res [...]

Two must read posts on ORH/JetBlue

Two must read posts on ORH/JetBlue
Capa Centre for Aviation   Cranky Flier    

Worcester Mag Andy Davis

Worcester Mag Andy Davis
First of all thanks to Walter Bird at WoMag, bery good article on Worcester Airport.   There was one thing in the article that I said that Andy Davis, who is doing a great job, disagreed with.  If JetBlue does not have success at ORH, commercial aviation is doomed here.    Seriously when you look at what MassPort has done for JetBlue, the car [...]

Cape Coral , Florida fly into Fort La...

Cape Coral , Florida fly into Fort Lauderdale
Take a look at this map.   I was at my bank today and the branch manager was telling me how she had bought tickets to Fort Lauderdale for her place in Cape Coral.  At the time I did not know where Cape Coral was.   Cape Coral is on the Gulf Coast near Fort Myers. She proceeds to tell me the ride is easy from Fort Lauderdale to Cape Coral and [...]

BOS or ORH to San Juan

BOS or ORH to San Juan
My friend, Angel, and I went on line last night and looked at December 16th. Angel Boston to San Juan: 8:50 Am take off Boston 1:47 PM land San Juan Flight 61 302$ 3 hours and 57 minutes flying time Worcester to San Juan 7:30AM Worcester flight 1887 10:44 land Orlando 11:35 AM Orland flight 1133 3:18 land San Juan 237$ 5 hours and 57 minut [...]

1-800-JETBLUE

1-800-JETBLUE
I need to get on the phone with them yesterday to: Have them credit my wife’s miles to the True Blue Account she just set up Create a True Blue Account for my daughter and have her miles credited to her account. My friend, Brad Wyatt, had to do the very same thing today for his wife and daughter. I mention this since we were on hold m [...]

Friend just booked trip

Friend just booked trip
I can not tell you how many people have sent me e-mails saying they have booked trips.   Hope this means JetBlue is off to good start? Friend just booked three tickets to Orlando (12/3) and back to ORH (12/11).  He did not get the special low price, but paid  765.80 for fares, taxes and fees so approximately $255 per person.  In Boston dollar [...]

BestFareFinder

BestFareFinder
Check out JetBlue BestFareFinder Go to the month you are interested enter Worcester and destination then the whole month shows up with the fares!    If you look at it.    Fort Lauderdale has 4 days left with the special low fares and Orlando has 2 days left in November Putting aside the special introductory prices, the fares are quite reasona [...]