JetBlue

  • Video: Irate woman goes off on airlines when she couldn’t board her flight

    This irate woman screamed until she was JetBlue in the face — but she still wasn’t allowed to board her flight. Viral video posted Monday on Instagram shows the unnamed passenger hurling insults and threats at an airline employee at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, calling him a “rapist” as...
  • Jim Jones called it racial profiling…They called it being non-compliant

    Jim Jones was on a recent JetBlue flight to Texas when he got into an argument with the plane’s captain. According to cell phone footage of the incident, Jones was nearly kicked off the aircraft after he was accused of being noncompliant. In the clip, the Dipset rapper— who was scheduled to...
  • Airlines waiving fees….Here’s why

    A coastal storm that’s forecast to roar across the Northeast later this week is expected to be so strong that airlines are already waiving change fees days in advance. In anticipation of the “nor’easter,” the nation’s four biggest carriers had already enacted flexible rebooking policies at a number of...
  • US airlines scrambling to evacuate residents ahead of Hurricane Irma

    Airlines were racing against the clock to clear as many customers as possible from the likely Florida path of Hurricane Irma. Social and political pressure mounted for carriers to play a bigger role in aiding evacuations. Airlines ramped up the number of flights available out of south Florida airports,...
  • Video: Airline kicks family of 5 off flight!

    A Brooklyn family of five was booted from a JetBlue flight when they cursed out and threatened a passenger who complained that the couple’s 1-year-old was kicking the back of her seat, the airline claims. Tamir Raanan, Mandy Ifrah and their three kids were removed from the aircraft in...
  • Jet Blue makes emergency landing!

    A JetBlue plane headed from JFK to Buffalo had to return to the airport for an emergency landing Tuesday morning, FAA officials said. The Embraer 190 had just taken off at 6:48 a.m. when the plane’s crew noticed the cockpit was filling up with some kind of fumes. The...
  • Look what caused a fire on the plane!

    The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is investigating a laptop battery fire that erupted aboard a JetBlue flight. It was scary moments for the 158 people on board JetBlue flight 915. While flying between New York and San Francisco Tuesday night, passengers noticed smoke coming from a carry-on bag. Inside...
  • How a nurse saved a life on a plane

     A nurse on the job for only nine months sprang into action aboard a JetBlue flight Monday when there was a medical emergency. Courtney Donlon was asleep on her flight from Fort Lauderdale to Newark when she was awakened by an announcement from a crew member asking whether any medical professionals...
  • Airlines have rules about taking photos, video on planes

    Without the shocking video, it’s unlikely that the world would have learned or cared about the violent manhandling of a 69-year-old man on a plane last month. The outrage on social media, the mea culpa by an airline CEO, the promise to treat customers better — none of it...