Aviation News

September 2, 2010

JetBlue Launches Flights Between Boston and Phoenix

JetBlue Airways on Thursday launched its newest route from Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) with daily nonstop service to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX), the company said.

JetBlue’s new Phoenix route, the 38th nonstop destination from Logan, will be operated aboard Airbus A320 aircraft which offers travelers premium amenities, all-leather seats with the most legroom in coach of any U.S. airline, 36 channels of TV programming, more than 100 channels of radio, and a free first-checked bag.

“The JetBlue Team in Boston takes a lot of pride in the premium service we offer customers, especially on long haul flights,” said Boston General Manager Norbert Strissell.

According to the schedule, the BOS to PHX flight will depart at 7:30 a.m. and will arrive at 10:09 a.m. The PHX to BOS flight will depart at 11:00 a.m. and will arrive at 6:58 p.m.

The company added that now offers approximately 75 flights per day from Boston.