NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–JetBlue (NASDAQ:JBLU) at this time introduced it has formally launched service between New York’s John F. Kennedy Worldwide Airport (JFK) and Guatemala Metropolis’s La Aurora Worldwide Airport (GUA), with the primary roundtrip flight arriving again in New York this morning. JetBlue now presents the one day by day service between New York Metropolis and Guatemala’s capital metropolis and introduces the airline’s award-winning service and low fares to one of many largest markets in Central America.
“Rising JetBlue’s presence in Latin America and the Caribbean is essential to our continued success internationally and Guatemala Metropolis service will play an necessary function in sustaining our management function within the area,” stated Andrea Lusso, vp community planning, JetBlue. “It additionally offers us a chance to serve quite a lot of vacationers and develop our buyer bases in Central America and the Northeast.”
With a mixture of clients touring between the U.S. and the Central American metropolis to go to buddies and family members, for leisure and for enterprise, Guatemala Metropolis builds on JetBlue’s success within the broader area. Guatemala is a rustic of extraordinary cultural and pure richness and a singular geographical location. The distances from place to position are quick, permitting vacationers to go to a number of areas in a single journey. Often known as the nation of the everlasting spring, Guatemala enjoys a local weather that draws guests any time of yr.
“Guatemala welcomed with nice pleasure the primary flight of the airline, JetBlue, who strategically opted for our nation to start out the brand new day by day route between New York Metropolis’s John F. Kennedy Worldwide Airport and Guatemala Metropolis’s La Aurora Worldwide Airport,” stated Pedro Brolo, Chancellor of the Ministry of International Affairs of Guatemala, MINEX. “As a part of the coordinated actions for the revival of tourism promoted by Inguat, DGAC and Minex by means of the Community of Business Advisors, we’re proud to cordially welcome JetBlue. We thank them for trusting our nation, which has numerous aggressive and comparative benefits, which would be the focus of consideration of overseas guests and Guatemalan migrant households who will have the ability to benefit from the magnificence and wealth of tourism and enterprise of their nation.”
“Presently of reactivation, air connectivity contributes considerably to the tourism worth chain. The arrival of JetBlue in Guatemala turns into an choice to facilitate entry by way of air to our locations and for many who determine to go to us for enterprise, to immerse into our Mayan tradition and megadiversity, in addition to the Guatemalans who return to go to us,” stated Mynor Cordón, common director of Guatemalan Tourism Institute, INGUAT. “We welcome JetBlue to Guatemala.”
JetBlue operates new Guatemala Metropolis service utilizing each its Airbus A320 and A321neo plane providing the airline’s award-winning service that includes probably the most legroom in coach (a); free Fly-Fi, the quickest broadband web within the sky (b); complimentary name-brand snacks and mushy drinks; free, reside DIRECTV® programming and 100+ channels of SiriusXM® radio at each seat.
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JetBlue presents probably the most legroom in coach based mostly on common fleet-wide seat pitch for U.S. airways.
Fly-Fi and reside tv can be found on all JetBlue-operated flights. On ViaSat-2 geared up plane, Fly-Fi won’t be accessible on parts of some routes, and reside tv won’t be accessible whereas working exterior of the contiguous U.S., or till the plane returns to the protection space. On all different plane, Fly-Fi and reside tv won’t be accessible whereas working exterior of the contiguous U.S., or till the plane returns to the protection space.