The Airbus A321neo cockpit is nearly identical to its predecessor offering interchangeability across JetBlue's Airbus A320 family fleet. (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Tom Pallini)

How JetBlue is Continuing its Commitment to ‘Safety from the Ground Up’ Initiative

As airlines around the world continue to ensure passengers feel safe aboard their aircraft amid this global pandemic, JetBlue has extended its commitment to distancing passengers, by blocking the middle seat in rows where passengers are not traveling together as one party, through the July 4 holiday.  The airline’s policy is a small, integral part of the multi-layered “Safety from the Ground Up” initiative that focuses on four key components within the airline: healthy crewmembers, clean air and surfaces, more…

American, Delta Accelerate Aircraft Retirements

As airlines continue to struggle through the virtually nonexistent travel associated with the coronavirus pandemic, they are looking for as many places as possible to cut down on costs in an effort to save money. Many airlines have grounded large portions of their fleets, including inefficient jumbo jets that they…