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JetBlue Passengers Join The Mile High (City) Club With New Nonstop Service Between Denver And NYC

Airline Offers Brand New Planes, Leather Seats, Free Inseat Satellite TV And Fares Up to 79% Less Than The Competition

New York, NY, 05/17/2001 -- JetBlue's regular fares between New York and Denver range between $129 and $249 each way. The $249 walk-up fare represents savings of up to 79% of walk-up fares on other carriers serving the route nonstop. Flights from Denver to New York City will also make convenient round-trip connections to all JetBlue's four northeastern destinations with fares as low as $149 each way. JetBlue is the only nonstop carrier on the route that does not charge a fuel surcharge.

"Denver is the fifth city in the west to be introduced to JetBlue's low-fare, nonstop service to the east coast," said David Neeleman, CEO of JetBlue Airways. "These flights save travelers both time and money. With our late evening departures, travelers can put in a full day at work or play at either end of the trip, and our low fares and great service mean that savings don't have to mean skimping on little luxuries, like leather seats and free satellite TV."

JetBlue's flight schedule is:

New York/JFK to Denver/DEN Denver/DEN to New York/JFK
Depart - Arrive Depart - Arrive
9:20 pm - 11:40 pm (starting May 17**) 12:35 am - 6:05 am (starting May 18)

**On May 17 only, the inaugural flight will depart JFK at 6:50pm, arriving in Denver at 9:10pm

JetBlue now operates 76 flights a day with a fleet of 14 brand new, environmentally friendly Airbus A320 aircraft. From its base at John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York City's most
on-time airport, JetBlue flies six times daily to Fort Lauderdale, FL; five times daily to Buffalo and Rochester, NY; four times daily to Orlando, FL; three times daily to Tampa, FL and Syracuse, NY; twice daily to San Francisco/Oakland, CA, Los Angeles/Ontario, CA, West Palm Beach, FL and Burlington, VT; and daily to Salt Lake City, UT, Seattle, WA, Denver, CO and Fort Myers, FL.

1 According to the February 2001 Air Travel Consumer Report provided by the U.S. Department of Transportation.

JetBlue, which has carried more than 2 million passengers since launching in February 2000, was voted the #2 domestic airline for comfort and service in the 2001 Zagat Airline Survey and recently received top ranking (A grade) in an online survey by PlanetFeedback.com. In 2001, JetBlue will take delivery of another seven new Airbus A320 aircraft outfitted with roomy all-leather seats, each equipped with LiveTV offering 24-channel satellite television. LiveTV is available free of charge to all JetBlue passengers.

With JetBlue, all seats are assigned, all travel is ticketless, all fares are one-way, and a Saturday night stay is never required. The airline offers $2 each way off all fares booked through its web site, www.jetblue.com. For more information, schedules, and fares, please visit www.jetblue.com or call JetBlue reservations at 1-800-JETBLUE (538-2583).

 

* All fares are subject to a $2.75 per segment Federal tax and up to $9.00 Airport Passenger Facility Charge.

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JetBlue Corporate Communications
718-709-3089
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