Posted on: 05 November 2015 by Mark Howells
As of 5 November, 2015, JetBlue began operating a thrice-weekly service between New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Antigua and Barbuda's V.C. Bird International Airport (ANU).On Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays, a JetBlue Airbus A320 aircraft leaves JFK at 09:20, landing in ANU at 14:32. The return leg takes off from ANU at 15:33 and arrives back in JFK at 19:18.“As our 34th destination in the Latin America and Caribbean region, Antigua and Barbuda offers another opportunity to grow our network in high-value geographies and strengthen JetBlue's position as the leading brand for Caribbean travel,” remarked Umang Gupta, director of JetBlue Getaways and leisure sales. “Antigua will attract travellers to discover its spectacular 365 beaches – one for every day of the year.”Antigua and Barbuda is JetBlue's 92nd destination overall.