Hurricane Forces Airlines To Cancel Florida FlightsAirlines are canceling hundreds of flights as Hurricane Matthew sweeps along the Florida coast. The Fort Lauderdale airport shut down on Thursday morning, and the Orlando airport expected to do the same by nighttime.
Flight Attendant Accused Of Trying To Smuggle 70lbs. CocaineA JetBlue flight attendant accused of using her credentials to attempt to get 70 pounds of cocaine through airport security in Los Angeles before flinging off her heels and running out of the airport, has been arrested in New York.
After Resisting For Years, JetBlue Adds Checked Bag FeeThe airline proudly proclaimed itself a holdout on fees for years, allowing passengers to check one bag for free. Now it will charge up to $25 for checked luggage.
JetBlue Pilot Who Yelled During Flight Over Texas Sues Airline For $16MA JetBlue Airways pilot who scared passengers by yelling about Jesus and al-Qaida in 2012 has sued the airline for $16 million.
JetBlue's CEO Will Step Down Early Next YearJetBlue CEO Dave Barger will step down in February and be replaced by the company's president, ending months of speculation about leadership at the airline, which is profitable but has lagged its rivals.
Employment Up Slightly At U.S. AirlinesThe U.S. airline industry is slowly adding jobs. Passenger airlines employed the equivalent of 383,610 full-time workers in March, an increase of nearly 1 percent from last year.
JetBlue Pilot Who Disrupted Flight To Be Freed A Texas judge says a JetBlue Airways pilot who disrupted a cross-country flight by leaving the cockpit and yelling about religion and terrorists should be freed rather than committed to a mental health facility.
TX Judge Expected To Rule In JetBlue Pilot's CaseA federal judge in Texas was expected to decide whether a JetBlue Airways pilot who disrupted a flight by running through the plane and yelling about terrorists can go free.
JetBlue To Offer Free In-Flight Wi-Fi In 2013Internet addicts may have incentive to book a flight on JetBlue Airways in 2013. The airline is planning to offer free in-flight Wi-Fi, but could not say how long the roll out would take.
JetBlue Pilot Has Psychotic Episode In PrisonA federal judge says the JetBlue pilot who disrupted a cross-country flight by running through the plane and yelling has had a psychotic episode in prison.
JetBlue Pilot Not Guilty By Reason Of InsanityA federal judge in Texas has found a JetBlue Airways pilot who left the cockpit during a flight and screamed about terrorists not guilty by reason of insanity.
'Preferred' Seating Plan Doesn't Sit Well With Airline PassengersJust when you thought airlines had exhausted options for passenger fees—think again. Many airlines are now charging for window and aisle seats—dubbing them ‘preferred' seating.