Family Pulled From JetBlue Flight Because 18-Month-Old Daughter Is On "No-Fly List"

Family Pulled From JetBlue Flight Because 18-Month-Old Daughter Is On "No-Fly List"

As we’ve already seen from the hug-happy 4-year-old, the 7-year-old on crutches, and the baby who caused the evacuation of an entire airport terminal, terror threats are getting younger and younger. The latest: An 18-month-old little girl who somehow allegedly ended up on a no-fly list. [More]

Two Geese Have The Misfortune To Fly Into Plane, Prompting Emergency Landing

Two Geese Have The Misfortune To Fly Into Plane, Prompting Emergency Landing

Another bird strike in less than a week ended safely for everyone aboard a JetBlue flight departing from Westchester County Airport in New York last night. Two geese had the unfortunate luck to fly directly into the plane’s windshield after takeoff — they didn’t fare so well. And don’t worry, the news coverage shows all the bloody bits of bird body aftermath. [More]

JetBlue Pilot Says He Was Insane During Mid-Flight Meltdown

JetBlue Pilot Says He Was Insane During Mid-Flight Meltdown

Why would an airplane pilot start freaking out and yelling about a bomb during a flight? Insanity, of course. The JetBlue pilot who flipped out midair last month will plead that he was insane during the incident, his lawyer says. He was indicted in federal court in Texas last week for interfering with the crew. [More]

That JetBlue Pilot Who Freaked Out Was Indicted

That JetBlue Pilot Who Freaked Out Was Indicted

Troubles keep piling up for the JetBlue pilot who melted down last month. Not only was he suspended, but now he’s been indicted. In a federal court in Texas, he was charged with interfering with a flight crew. [More]

JetBlue Pilot Suspended From All Duties After Mid-Flight "Panic Attack"

JetBlue Pilot Suspended From All Duties After Mid-Flight "Panic Attack"

There are more details on what went down yesterday on a JetBlue flight from New York to Las Vegas, when the plane’s captain had a bit of a meltdown, labeled a “medical emergency” by the FAA and a “panic attack” by law enforcement. He’s been suspended, says the airline. [More]

JetBlue Flight Makes Unplanned Landing After Captain Reportedly Yells About A Bomb

JetBlue Flight Makes Unplanned Landing After Captain Reportedly Yells About A Bomb

What could terrify passengers even more than a flight attendant ranting on the PA system about crashing while still on the runway? Perhaps when a plane’s captain is in the midst of a “medical situation” where he’s reportedly yelling about blowing up the plane during the flight, as happened to JetBlue passengers this morning. [More]

Family Booted From JetBlue Flight Over Toddler Tantrum

Family Booted From JetBlue Flight Over Toddler Tantrum

Where does a plane’s flight crew draw the line between a mere annoyance and someone so distracting they need to be removed from the plane. That’s the question being asked after a family says they were taken off a JetBlue flight because their 2-year-old daughter threw a tantrum while boarding. [More]

JetBlue Giving Refunds To Customers Trapped For 7 Hours On Tarmac

JetBlue Giving Refunds To Customers Trapped For 7 Hours On Tarmac

JetBlue is giving refunds to the passengers who were stranded on the tarmac in Hartford Connecticut for seven hours. [More]

Is In-Flight Advertising Getting Out Of Control?

Is In-Flight Advertising Getting Out Of Control?

Depending on the airline you choose, everything from the exterior of your jet to the overhead compartments to your tray table and the back of your seat to your airplane safety video can be sponsored by an advertiser. And considering the amount of revenue being generated by these ads, they probably aren’t going anywhere anytime soon. [More]

Airlines Waiving Re-Booking Fees With Hurricane Irene On The
Way

Airlines Waiving Re-Booking Fees With Hurricane Irene On The Way

A really nasty woman named Irene is about to swoop in from the tropics and potentially screw up air travel for everyone. So in advance of the hurricane, many airlines are playing nice with their re-booking fees and policies for flights to and from destinations affected by the storm. [More]

JetBlue Selling "Boston All" Passes Through Thursday

JetBlue Selling "Boston All" Passes Through Thursday

If you fly frequently through Boston, here’s a deal for you. Now through Thursday night, JetBlue is selling $1,999 passes that give you three months of unlimited travel, as long as you fly to and from Boston. When offered earlier this month, the “Boston All” passes sold out within a week. [More]

Urinating JetBlue Passenger Booted From U.S. Ski
Team

Urinating JetBlue Passenger Booted From U.S. Ski Team

So it turns out that the JetBlue passenger who peed on an 11-year-old girl instead of heading to the toilet is a member of the U.S. Ski Team’s development squad. Or at least he was until he went #1 in public. [More]

Drunken JetBlue Passenger Urinates On 11-Year-Old Girl

Drunken JetBlue Passenger Urinates On 11-Year-Old Girl

If you don’t like air travel, one way to prepare for a five-and-a-half hour flight is to consume an alcoholic beverage or two. Or eight. But plan ahead, and make sure to use the bathroom before the situation becomes dire and you have to relieve yourself in the cabin without noticing that a child’s leg is in your jetstream. [More]

How To Get A Tax Refund From JetBlue

How To Get A Tax Refund From JetBlue

If you have a ticket with JetBlue for dates between July 25 and August 2nd, here’s how to get a refund on collected Federal taxes just by sending an email. [More]

Lawsuit: JetBlue Kicked Woman Off Flight After Accusing Her Of Going Pantsless

Lawsuit: JetBlue Kicked Woman Off Flight After Accusing Her Of Going Pantsless

A New York City woman has filed a lawsuit against JetBlue, alleging that airline employees not only made a spectacle of her by removing her from a flight to see what she was wearing under her baggy shirt but added insult to injury by refusing to let her back on the plane. [More]

JetBlue Sells Out $4 Flights From One Side Of L.A. Area To The Other

JetBlue Sells Out $4 Flights From One Side Of L.A. Area To The Other

With construction set to shut down I-405 in L.A. this weekend, area residents are crying “Carmageddon,” with some saying what should be a 20 minute trip will take them hou,rs while the highway is closed. So, in an effort to give at least a few folks an option of skipping over this entire mess, JetBlue offered $4 roundtrip flights between Long Beach and Burbank, less than 40 miles away. [More]

Stun Gun Found On JetBlue Plane At Newark Airport

Stun Gun Found On JetBlue Plane At Newark Airport

If you feel smug when you get away with bringing more than three ounces of shampoo in your carry-on, you ain’t seen nothing yet — the FBI is investigating the discovery of a stun gun on a JetBlue flight into Newark Airport yesterday, officials said. [More]

JetBlue Now Offering Access To Speedier Security Lines For A Fee

JetBlue Now Offering Access To Speedier Security Lines For A Fee

Access to expedited security lines has generally been something that the largest airlines offer to their first class and business class passengers. But JetBlue, which has no first or business class seats, has just begun offering a service — for a fee, of course — that gives travelers access to the TSA fast lane at 14 airports. [More]