Tuesday, May 1, 2012

JetBlue Airways Takes Flight to its 71st Destination: Dallas/Fort Worth

JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq: JBLU) today celebrates inaugural service to its 71st destination and the third destination served in the Lone Star State: Dallas/Fort Worth. 

Boston's largest carrier now offers three daily flights between Logan International Airport (BOS) and Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW). JetBlue now serves 44 nonstop destinations out of Boston to points all over the carrier's growing network.

To celebrate the new service, flights are on sale today through May 3 at www.jetblue.com/new for as low as $119 for travel May 8 through June 5.

The airline's convenient service between Boston and Dallas/Fort Worth offers optimal schedules for business and leisure travel. Customers flying into Boston can also connect easily to points across JetBlue's network in the Northeast including Buffalo, NY, New York City (JFK and Newark), Washington D.C. (Reagan National and Dulles), as well as connections to partners, including Cape Cod and the islands via Cape Air and Aer Lingus to Dublin.

JetBlue's schedule between Boston and Dallas/Fort Worth:
Boston to Dallas/Fort Worth:
Dallas/Fort Worth to Boston:
Depart – Arrive
Depart – Arrive
7:58 a.m. - 10:59 a.m.
6:50 a.m. – 11:47 a.m.
1:55 p.m. - 4:50 p.m.
11:40 a.m. – 4:37 p.m.
6:50 p.m. - 9:49 p.m.
5:50 p.m. – 10:47 p.m.
- Flights operate 3x daily -
- All times local -

JetBlue has added an average of five new destinations per year in Boston since service first launched in 2004, and now serves more cities than any other airline in Logan's entire history as an airport. In the past year alone, the airline has added nonstop service from Boston to Newark, N.J., Portland, Ore., Santiago, D.R., and St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands with plans to serve its 45th nonstop destination Nantucket beginning May 17, 2012.

JetBlue currently serves other big sky cities in Texas, including Austin and Houston-Hobby, and has been the proud official airline sponsor of University of Texas Athletics since 2009. JetBlue's flights from Boston to Dallas/Fort Worth will be operated with the airline's comfortable Embraer E190 fleet with its award-winning service featuring convenient, assigned two-by-two seating (every seat is a window or aisle); a first-checked bag free (b); complimentary and unlimited name brand snacks and drinks; comfy leather seats; and first-run movies. The airline has plans to introduce mixed service with its Airbus A320 fleet as it moves into summer, offering the most legroom in coach of any domestic carrier based on average seat pitch.