JetBlue Offers Affected Skybus Customers and Employees Special Standby Fares
NEW YORK, April 5, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- JetBlue Airways Corporation (Nasdaq:JBLU) offers the following special rates for Skybus customers and employees affected by the cessation of Skybus operations.
JetBlue will offer Skybus customers a special standby fare of $50 for one-way travel. JetBlue does not directly serve all former Skybus destinations. This fare will be honored for any JetBlue destination within 100 miles of the original Skybus destination.
Skybus destination Nearest JetBlue destination
Gary, IN Chicago O'Hare
Greensboro, NC Charlotte, NC
Newburgh, NY New York JFK
Milwaukee, WI Chicago O'Hare
Portsmouth, NH Boston, MA
Punta Gorda, FL Fort Myers, FL
St. Augustine, FL Jacksonville, FL
Gulfport-Biloxi, MS New Orleans, LA
JetBlue serves the following former Skybus destinations:
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Burbank, CA (Customers may also fly from Long Beach, CA)
Oakland, CA (Customers may fly from San Francisco, CA)
Skybus customers are asked to call JetBlue Reservations at 800-JETBLUE (800-538-2583) to list as standby customers for the JetBlue flight. Skybus customers must show proof of Skybus purchase at the airport upon check in. All travel must be completed by April 13, 2008.
Skybus crewmembers and employees may fly JetBlue on standby for $10 one-way. Skybus crewmembers and employees are asked to call JetBlue at 800-JETBLUE (800-538-2583) to list as standby customers for the JetBlue flight. Skybus identification will be required upon check in at the airport. All travel must be completed by April 13, 2008.
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