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Passengers, JetBlue Settle Suit Over Pilot Rampage
A lawsuit accusing JetBlue of negligence after a pilot had a meltdown on a New York-to-Las lawsuit was "resolved amicably by the parties." Passengers claimed JetBlue was "grossly negligent" in allowing Capt. Clayton Osbon to fly
Plane Lands in NJ After Lightning Strike
JetBlue Airways Corp. says a Florida-bound plane was diverted to Newark International Airport in New Jersey after being struck by lightning. JetBlue spokesman Sebastian White says Friday the pilot of the Airbus a320 diverted
Travel Quiz: Cheap Flights, Crazy Passengers and Naked Pictures
American. B. Spirit. C. Virgin America. Correct answer is C. Virgin America tops another "best list" , followed by JetBlue and Southwest. American and other legacy carriers fell somewhere in the middle while Spirit ranked dead last, garnering what
Puerto Rican Day Parade Dispute: Tempest in a Beer Can?
Though the parade, according to its website , is sponsored by a variety of companies, including Goya, Banco Popular, Jet Blue and Univision, the letter indicts MillerCoors in particular, calling its participation "nonsensical in a year where the
Take a Ride in the Airline Time Machine
travel was suddenly changing for all of us. On Oct. 1, JetBlue said "We will not let our spirit be broken" while Southwest don'ts on their web pages and they did a pretty good job. JetBlue told its readers "no cutting instruments of any kind and
Airline Satisfaction at Highest Levels Among Fliers Since 2006
performance consistent with the period before the introduction of baggage and other fees. When it comes to low-cost carriers, JetBlue came out on top for the eighth consecutive year, followed by Southwest Airlines. More interesting findings: • 15 percent
Man With Tourette's Syndrome Banned From Flight After Saying 'Bomb'
arrived in the boarding area, a JetBlue pilot heard Doyle say bomb and refused happen," Chaz Petteway, 20, said. JetBlue said, "After further investigation that airplane and who doesn't." JetBlue offered Doyle a round trip ticket
Yes, Some Airlines Still Offer a Little Humanity
JetBlue likes to talk about its "humanity" and they walked the walk this week after second incident involves a non-recovered bear despite the heroic efforts of JetBlue employees, so they did the next best thing: they sent the lost bear's
'Heightened Security' at Logan Airport After Boston Marathon Bombings
security at airports generally leads to longer lines. JetBlue , which has a hub at Logan, said that while flights several airlines, including American, AirTran, Delta, JetBlue , Southwest, United Airlines, US Airways and Virgin America
Got a Gripe? How to File Any Air Travel Complaint
to include all your pertinent contact information, too. • AirTran • Alaska • American • Delta • Frontier • JetBlue • Hawaiian • Southwest • Spirit • United • US Airways • Virgin America The opinions expressed by Rick Seaney are his alone
Airline Industry Has 'Declined in Overall Performance Quality'
American Airlines was the worst when it came to on-time performance at 76.9 percent. Involuntary Denied Boarding: Best: JetBlue . Just 0.01 per 10,000 passengers in 2012 were denied boarding. This was consistent with denied boarding in 2011
Snarky, Hip and Inspirational: The Real Story Behind Three Airline Brands
view Rick's blog at farecompare.com. The Spirit Image: Snarky (and sometimes, NSFW) You have to wonder whether JetBlue 's catchphrase, "we'll throw in a little thing called humanity" isn't a not-so-veiled dig at that meanie, Spirit
What the Airlines Have Learned From Popular Retailers
whatever it takes to get you in the door. Now it seems the airlines are paying attention. I'm thinking of a recent JetBlue sale ("Today Only! 20% Off!) and a special offer from Southwest that priced all flights at a hundred bucks or less
JetBlue Pilot's Eye Injured From Green Laser Attack
A jetblue pilot was hit in the eye authorities are cracking down. Jetblue 657. Go ahead. Yes, sir directly into the cockpit of a jet blue flight, en route from syracuse convicted of this crime. The jetblue pilot only suffered min minorA jetblue pilot was hit in the eye with a laser as he was landing at jfk airport. This is growing number of attacks on planes. John schriffen has the latest. Reporter: George, good morning. The incident happening about 35 miles outside of here, jfk, its final destination. Because the laser attacks on cockpits are happening more frequently, federal authorities are cracking down. Jetblue 657. Go ahead. Yes, sir, we just got lasered up here. Two green flashes into the cockpit. Reporter: The faa says a green laser pointed directly into the cockpit of a jet blue flight, en route from syracuse to jfk airport on sunday, injured the pilot's eye. About 5,000 feet, right? Yes, sir. 5,000 feet.
Emergency Belly-Landing at Newark Airport
simulator. You may remember back in 2005 there was a really scary incident down at l.A.X. Airport in los angeles where a jetblue came in with its landing gear crooked. It was actually in the wrong position, sparks were flying there too. Everyonereally scary incident down at l.A.X. Airport in los angeles where a jetblue came in with its landing gear crooked. It was actually in the wrong position, sparks were flying there too. Everyone landed safely.
Jet Blue Plane Clipped at JFK Taxiway
affiliate they clipped each other jetBlue now acknowledging that its plane 15 this morning the damage that jetBlue . Plane visible right there on the was trying to get to its gate. the jetBlue flight was flight 145 headed Westthere at JFK with details -- Michelle affiliate they clipped each other jetBlue now acknowledging that its plane was pushing back from the -- when it was clipped by the air India jet. That was try to taxi get try to get to its gate. Happened at terminal five around 6:15 this morning the damage -- that jetBlue . Plane visible right there on the rudder it was the wing of the air India plane that struck it as it was trying to get to its gate. -- the jetBlue flight was flight 145 headed -- West Palm Beach about a 150. Passengers on board. There were no injuries involved and the jetBlue passengers were put on another plane that departed for. The Florida. The air India passengers from Delhi have all depleted gone through
Tourette's Patient's 'Bomb' Tick Get's Him Kicked off Flight
young man who suffers from tourette's syndrome, forbidden by jet blue from flying with them because he couldn't stop saying the decision of who gets on the plane and who doesn't. Reporter: Jet blue says after furtherer investigation, the situation was deemedstory about a young man who suffers from tourette's syndrome, forbidden by jet blue from flying with them because he couldn't stop saying the word bomb. Reporter: This case raises a lot of questions. A youngthe decision of who gets on the plane and who doesn't. Reporter: Jet blue says after furtherer investigation, the situation was deemed to be innocuo innocuous. But no guarantee he'll be able to board a future
JetBlue Passenger Details Seven-Hour Wait on Plane
saying he thought the pilot was doing everything he could jetBlue says. And that the airport infrastructure was just any kind of emergency so that's the airport and then jetBlue . JetBlue has demonstrated callousness toward its customers-- familiar saying he thought the pilot was doing everything he could jetBlue says. And that the airport infrastructure was just overwhelmed. They could there was. The -- place a burden that airport electricity goingpreparedness. For any kind of emergency so that's the airport and then jetBlue . JetBlue has demonstrated -- callousness toward its customers. Toward the passengers on that plane I found hard to comprehend. They should have been
Jet Blue Mechanical Failure Triggers Emergency Landing
ride for a 136 passengers on board a jetBlue flight from Las Vegas to New York situation. You're to the pilot of jetBlue flight 194. On its way from Las the flight as four hours of hell. JetBlue tells ABC news the captain declaredA frightening ride for a 136 passengers on board a jetBlue flight from Las Vegas to New York. After mechanical failures have the plane shaking in the sky for hours before landing safely ABC's Lisa stark has that story. -- -- over not a perfect situation. You're -- to the pilot of jetBlue flight 194. On its way from Las Vegas to New York. -- passengers say was filled with terrifying steep turns and --to be. But passengers described the flight as four hours of hell. JetBlue tells ABC news the captain declared an emergency. Due to a mechanical indication in the cockpit. And out of an abundance ofpassengers we didn't just happen to be back on the ground. Crude jetBlue 194 are superheroes. Mid flight emergency but they kept us calm and informed through the emergency landing. -- Airbus insists the plane
JetBlue Pilot Subdued on Plane
Passenger films incident on JetBlue Flight 191 diverted to Texas.