Posts in category Worcester Airport

Vote for Worcester in JetBlue Greener...

Vote for Worcester in JetBlue Greenery contest
GoLocalWorcester Link I received many insightful comments through social media after I wrote this column last week. Here is one I found really good and I wanted to share. We recently flew from Boston to Orlando and I was told by a JetBlue agent every flight goes out 100% full to Orlando. There were a number of standbys that if were given the [...]

Momentum building at ORH

Momentum building at ORH
GoLocalWorcester Over the past couple of weeks, I have written that I have become concerned with the loads on JetBlue’s daily flight to Orlando. Right now, I estimate the loads to be less than 80% on the Embraer (100 seats) to Orlando, while the Fort Lauderdale flight is closer to 90% on the same plane. Let’s take a look at JetBlue flights [...]

JetBlue new schedule May 1st

JetBlue new schedule May 1st
GoLocalWorcester FlyORH column Last week I wrote about my concerns that the tickets to Orlando have slowed. I received many comments on Facebook, particularly those regarding JetBlue changing their schedule. Effective May 1st, the departure times for the flights to Orlando and Fort Lauderdale have flipped: ORH to FLL: 7:10 AM-10:19AM (current [...]

Orlando Part 2

Orlando Part 2
Yesterday, I wrote about my concerns that the tickets to Orlando have slowed.   I received many comments on Facebook, some of which I found very enlightening.  Before I review them, JetBlue has revised the schedule effective May 1st switching the times of the Orlando and Fort Lauderdale outbound flightst: ORH to FLL                          [...]

FlyORH worried about Orlando tix sale...

FlyORH worried about Orlando tix sales
GoLocalWorcester column Last April when JetBlue announced daily service to Orlando and Fort Lauderdale starting November 7th, I thought Orlando would be full every day and worried about Fort Lauderdale. I went on the JetBlueBestFareFinder site to see the availability of seats for the next three days to both locations and found the following: [...]

June 1st prediction

June 1st prediction
A few months back I predicted that there would be additional commercial service by June 1st.  After going to the Travel Show the other day, I am more positive of that then ever.  Was it the best show that I ever seen, but was it good for being the first one? Absolutely.. What amazes more about the airport more then anything is the how much th [...]

Interview with former CEO of Surf Air

Interview with former CEO of Surf Air
GoLocalWorcester Over the past month I have been putting together an interview with the former CEO of Surf Air, Wade Eyerly. However, on the morning for which it was planned Wade sent me an e-mail that he had to cancel and that there were some big developments happening.   Over the next few days, it was revealed that Surf Air was expand [...]

Travel show at airport March 13th -FR...

Travel show at airport March 13th -FREE!
Travel Show at the Worcester Airport   FlyORH will be attending a travel show today, March 13 the at the airport today, register today. Hosted at the Worcester Regional Airport, this trade show is open to travel professionals or anyone who wants to learn more about unique packages from Worcester to Fort Lauderdale, Orlando, and connecting f [...]

ORH to FLL seats unreserved next 7 da...

ORH to FLL seats unreserved next 7 days
Here are the unreserved seats the next 7 days 12th   5 13th  9 14th  4 15th 6 16th 7 17th 22 18 th 25 Keep in mind alot of people who have tickets have not reserved their seats for the 14th and beyond.   Maybe even some have not for tomorrow or Thursday. Right now that is 78 out of a possible 700 seats unreserved or 88% load..  I wonder how [...]

JetBlue flies Hartford to DC

JetBlue flies Hartford to DC
As a result of the US Air and American merger,  JetBlue was able to pick up 24 slots at Washington’s Reagan National Airport.  Recently they have been announcing what services that they would be providing to DC.  One route will be twice per day out of Hartford, click here for Hartford Business Journal story.  To help kick off the new service [...]