Fraport USA lands New York-JFK retail program concession contract at JetBlue’s Terminal 5

Fraport USA has announced it is the new retail developer at JetBlue’s home terminal – Terminal 5 (T5) at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK). Beginning April 1, Fraport USA will take over day-to-day management operations of T5’s retail program and will be responsible for managing all shopping and dining areas.   Fraport USA […]

Santa Clara, first Cuba destination for U.S. jet service, relatively untouched by tourism

Story and photos by Larry Luxner SANTA CLARA, Cuba — On Aug. 31, JetBlue became the first airline to offer direct commercial jet service between the United States and Cuba, when its Flight 387 from Fort Lauderdale touched down at Santa Clara’s Abel Santamaría International Airport. The flight, marked with melodramatic speeches, water-cannon salutes, ribbon […]