JetBlue and Spirit Create a National Low-Fare Challenger to the Dominant Big Four Airlines
JetBlue and Spirit Airlines will come together to create a bigger, better JetBlue. After closing, the combined network will offer 1700+ daily flights to 125+ destination-and the low fares and award-winning service you know!
"We are excited to deliver this compelling combination that turbocharges our strategic growth, enabling JetBlue to bring our unique blend of low fares and exceptional service to more customers on more routes," said Robin Hayes, chief executive officer, JetBlue. "We look forward to welcoming Spirit's outstanding Team Members to JetBlue and together creating a customer-centric, fifth-largest carrier in the United States. Spirit and JetBlue will continue to advance our shared goal of disrupting the industry to bring down fares from the Big Four airlines. This combination is an exciting opportunity to diversify and expand our network, add jobs and new possibilities for Crewmembers, and expand our platform for profitable growth."
Cheers to new destinations, growth and success and a huge Thank You to the Management and powers behind the scenes, that made this deal possible! As a Jetblue Flight Attendant for over a decade, excited about the new Spirit of JetBlue. Looking forward to possibly seeing you on a future flight! One love. IM