the republic logo

JetBlue to begin daily service between Albany and 2 Florida destinations in December

bug
Share/Save/Bookmark

ALBANY, New York — JetBlue Airways plans to begin daily service between Albany International Airport and two Florida destinations late this year.

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer and the New York-based airline made the announcement Monday.

Flights will begin Dec. 10 with non-stop service to Fort Lauderdale and Orlando.

Schumer says he has been pushing JetBlue to provide service to Albany for years and that he hopes the low-cost carrier will add additional flights and destinations.

JetBlue already services Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse, Newburgh, Westchester and both New York City airports.

To mark the new flights, JetBlue offered limited one-way promotional fares on Monday only of $16.86 — a figure picked to honor Albany's incorporation in 1686.

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to info@ap.org and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.


We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)

Category:

Places:

 

Follow The Republic:

All content copyright ©2015 The Republic, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.