Book Now, Fly Later! JetBlue Airways’ Flights to Grand Cayman in the Cayman Islands Now on Sale in the United States
NEW YORK, July 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq: JBLU) today announced that tickets to its newest Caribbean destination, Grand Cayman in the Cayman Islands, are now available for purchase at www.jetblue.com/new for travel originating in the United States. JetBlue will serve Grand Cayman’s Owen Roberts International Airport (GCM) with three times weekly service on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays from New York’s John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK) beginning Nov. 15, 2012; Saturday-only service to the Cayman Islands from Boston’s Logan International Airport (BOS) will begin on Nov. 17 (b).
To celebrate the airline’s 23rd Caribbean destination, today through July 28, 2012 flights to GCM from New York are on sale from $139 one way for travel beginning Nov. 15, 2012 through Feb. 11, 2013 (a). Flights from Boston are also on sale from $159 one way through July 28 for travel starting Nov. 17 through Feb. 9, 2013 (a).
Grand Cayman will be JetBlue’s 74th destination. Customers interested in booking a complete JetBlue Getaways vacation package including their flight, hotel, wheels and more can visit www.jetblue.com/vacations for more information. JetBlue Getaways vacations include the Best Price Guarantee and an exclusive 24-hour support desk, plus Concierge On Call to answer questions and make recommendations, dinner reservations, tee times and more.
JetBlue’s schedule between New York and Grand Cayman:
JFK to GCM: GCM to JFK: ----------- ----------- Depart - Arrive Depart - Arrive --------------- --------------- 7:00 a.m. - 11:00 12:00 p.m. - 3:50 a.m. p.m. ----------------- ------------------ -Flights operate three times weekly on Mon., Thurs., Sat. beginning Thurs., Nov. 15 , 2012 - - All times local - -------------------
JetBlue’s schedule between Boston and Grand Cayman:
BOS to GCM: GCM to BOS: ----------- ----------- Depart - Arrive Depart - Arrive --------------- --------------- 10:25 a.m. - 2:35 3:30 p.m. - 7:25 p.m. p.m. ----------------- ---------------- -Flights operate on Saturdays beginning Sat. Nov. 17, 2012 - - All times local - -------------------
JetBlue’s flights to Grand Cayman from Boston and New York will be operated with its comfortable Airbus A320 fleet and award-winning service featuring convenient, assigned seating; a first-checked bag free (c); complimentary and unlimited name brand snacks and drinks; comfy leather seats; and more legroom than any other carrier in coach (d).
About JetBlue Airways
JetBlue is New York’s Hometown Airline(TM) with other focus cities in Boston, Fort Lauderdale, Los Angeles, Orlando and San Juan. Known for its award-winning service and free TV as much as its low fares, JetBlue offers the most legroom in coach of any U.S. airline (based on average fleet-wide seat pitch) as well as super-spacious Even More Space seats. JetBlue is also America’s first and only airline to offer its own Customer Bill of Rights, with meaningful and specific compensation for customers inconvenienced by service disruptions within JetBlue’s control. Visit www.jetblue.com/promise for details. JetBlue serves 71 cities with 800 daily flights and plans to launch service to Providence, Rhode Island, as well as Cartagena, Colombia; Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands; and Samana, Dominican Republic this November, subject to receipt of government approval. With JetBlue, all seats are assigned, all fares are one-way, and an overnight stay is never required. For information call +1 800-538-2583 (TTY/TDD +1 800-336-5530) from the USA, or visit www.jetblue.com.
(a) Fares include government taxes/fees and must be purchased by 7/28/12 (the earlier of 11:59 PM ET or local) for flights from New York, NY (JFK) to Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (GCM) on Mon. and Thurs. only between 11/15/12 and 2/11/13 (Blackout Dates: 12/15/12 – 1/5/13); and from Boston, MA (BOS) to Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (GCM) on Sat. only between 11/17/12 and 2/9/13 (Blackout Dates: 12/15/12 – 1/5/13). Fares will be higher from GCM due to higher government taxes/fees. Fares are subject to availability; may not be available on all flights; may change without notice; must be purchased at time of reservation; and are one-way, nonstop, nonrefundable and nontransferable. Reservations made one week or more prior to a flight’s scheduled departure may be canceled without penalty up to 24 hours after the reservation is made. First checked bag is free (weight and size limits apply). Fares do not include fees for oversized/overweight/extra baggage or other fees for products/services sold separately. To view baggage fees and other optional services and fees, click here. $20 fee per person applies to fares (not Award flights) purchased by phone or at an airport or ticket office. Cancellations/changes must be made prior to scheduled departure (otherwise all money for fare is forfeited); $100 change/cancel fee per person will apply, and for changes, there may be a fare adjustment. Cancellations receive JetBlue travel credit, valid for one year. Proper documentation required for boarding. Other restrictions apply.
(b) Subject to receipt of government approval
(c) Baggage weight and size limits apply. Bag fees may apply to itineraries including flights marketed or operated by other airlines.
(d) JetBlue offers the most legroom in coach, based on average fleet-wide seat pitch for U.S. airlines.
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