Posted on: 30 August 2016 by Mark Howells
From 4 January 2017, JetBlue will launch daily flights between Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) and Aruba’s Queen Beatrix International Airport (AUA) using Airbus A320 aircraft.
The FLL–AUA leg will take off at 11:22 and land at 15:24, while the AUA–FLL services will depart and arrive at 16:20 and 18:25 respectively.
“We are thrilled to announce more Fort Lauderdale growth and a new non-stop service to Aruba,” commented Dave Clark, VP network planning, JetBlue.
The carrier currently serves Aruba with daily flights from both New York and Boston. Furthermore, weekly Mint flights to Aruba are to launch from New York on 10 September 2016 and Boston from 5 November 2016.
The new Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood service will provide a third nonstop Aruba gateway and allow for convenient connections from across the growing JetBlue network
JetBlue intends to grow to up to 140 daily flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood, where it is already the largest carrier, in the coming years.