JetBlue Waives Change Fees to Assist Customers Affected by Hurricane Ike

Customers Traveling September 12-14 to or From Houston, TX May Postpone Travel Through September 15; Customers Traveling to, From or Through Austin, TX May Postpone Travel Through September 22

NEW YORK, Sept. 11, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- JetBlue Airways Corporation (Nasdaq:JBLU) will waive change fees and fare differences to allow customers booked to or from Houston, TX or Austin, TX to postpone their travel plans due to the projected path of Hurricane Ike.

Customers who are booked to travel September 12-14 to or from Houston may opt to change to new flights -- between the same cities -- that depart anytime through September 15. Customers who are booked to travel to, from or through Austin September 12-14 may opt to change to new flights that depart anytime through September 22. All changes are subject to seat availability and must be made prior to the customer's originally scheduled departure. Customers may rebook their travel online at

To check on the status of flights or to check the availability of alternate flights, customers are encouraged to log on to or call 1-800-JETBLUE (538-2583). Customers with web-enabled cell phones and PDAs may also check the status of their flight via

About JetBlue Airways

New York-based JetBlue Airways has created a new airline category based on value, service and style. Known for its award-winning service and free TV as much as its low fares, JetBlue is now pleased to offer customers Lots of Legroom and super-spacious Even More Legroom seats. JetBlue introduced complimentary in-flight e-mail and instant messaging services on aircraft "BetaBlue," a first among U.S. domestic airlines. JetBlue is also America's first and only airline to offer its own Customer Bill of Rights, with meaningful and specific compensation for customers inconvenienced by service disruptions within JetBlue's control. Visit for details. JetBlue serves 51 cities with 500 daily flights. With JetBlue, all seats are assigned, all travel is ticketless, all fares are one-way, and an overnight stay is never required. For information or reservations call 1-800-JETBLUE (1-800-538-2583) or visit

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