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JetBlue's Future Lands Today as Airline Introduces All-New, Ultra-Comfortable and Fully Connected Core Experience on Airbus A320 Aircraft

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Second and Final Phase of Airbus A320 Interior Cabin Restyling Ushers
in New Era of Comfort and Connectivity for JetBlue Customers

The Most Legroom in Coach® Now Features the Widest, Most Comfortable
A320 Seats, Larger Seatback TVs with Even More Entertainment, Expanded
Gate-to-Gate High-Speed Internet on Nearly Every JetBlue Route—and More!

JetBlue (NASDAQ:JBLU) today announced that its newest cabin experience
has entered into service, bringing to the skies the widest seats
available for this aircraft, custom-designed seatback inflight
entertainment (IFE) with 100+ channels of DIRECTV and hundreds of free
movies and shows, ability to pair your mobile device to the screen,
easy-to-reach power sources at every seat, and expanded coverage of free
Wi-Fi connectivity almost everywhere JetBlue flies. JetBlue's Airbus
A320 aircraft, which make up the majority of the airline's fleet, are
being updated for the first time since the airline disrupted the
industry with onboard live television and all-leather seats in 2000.

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The Most Legroom in Coach® Now Features the Widest, Most Comfortable A320 Seats, Larger Seatback TVs ...

The Most Legroom in Coach® Now Features the Widest, Most Comfortable A320 Seats, Larger Seatback TVs with Even More Entertainment, Expanded Gate-to-Gate High-Speed Internet on Nearly Every JetBlue Route—and More!

The restyling effort has been several years in the making, with the
latest aircraft marking the first to receive this all-new 2019 design.
The aircraft, named "If You Can Read This, You're Blue Close," re-joins
JetBlue's fleet today, with roughly a third of JetBlue's A320 aircraft
scheduled for restyling completion by the end of the year.

"JetBlue rocked the airline industry in 2000 with seatback television
and all leather seats. In our first makeover since, this incredible new
onboard experience represents what the founders would have done if they
were launching JetBlue today," said Marty St. George, executive vice
president and chief commercial officer, JetBlue. "The new experience
brings together technology, entertainment, and comfort with the great
service JetBlue customers love so much."

For most of the airlines 100+ destinations the A320 restyling will bring
the upgraded JetBlue experience to their city for the first time.

A major focus of the restyling is keeping customers connected throughout
their flight, including a new inflight entertainment system,
high-definition seatback televisions, in-seat power outlets with USB
ports and continued free gate-to-gate Fly-Fi high-speed internet with an
expanded coverage area – including throughout the Caribbean and Latin
America where Fly-Fi had not been available until now.

The Widest Seat Available For the A320

In 2019, JetBlue will outfit its A320 aircraft with the Collins Meridian
seat, customized for the airline's needs and featuring a number of
design elements with customer comfort in mind:

  • Expanded seat width of more than 18 inches, the widest available for
    the A320.
  • The most legroom in coach of any U.S. airline (a).
  • Enhanced cushion comfort.
  • Adjustable headrests, a new feature for JetBlue's A320.
  • Contoured seatback design at knee level creating additional living
    space for every customer.
  • Redesigned seatback stowage options, including an innovative elastic
    grid to accommodate a variety of customer items.
  • At least two easy-to-reach power connections at every seat.

"We are proud to partner with JetBlue on its A320 restyling project by
supplying our Meridian Seat," said Cynthia A. Muklevicz, Vice President,
Account Management, Interiors for Collins Aerospace. "Meridian offers
passengers industry-leading comfort and living space through an intense
focus on ergonomic design supported by optimization of the underlying
seat structure."

IFE

Also in 2019, JetBlue will build on its reputation as an industry leader
in inflight entertainment options with Thales AVANT and ViaSat-2
connectivity. With this system, JetBlue will offer customers aboard its
restyled A320s expanded entertainment choices in nearly every region the
airline flies (b). JetBlue is the only major U.S. airline with seatback
entertainment screens at every seat on every aircraft.

  • 10.1 inch, 1080P high definition screen at every seat.
  • More than 100 channels of live television with DVR-like pause and
    rewind functionality.
  • Expanded collection of on demand movies, TV shows and video content,
    plus new gaming features.
  • Destination-specific content allowing customers to enhance their
    travel experience.
  • Picture-in-picture function
  • Enhanced, 3D flight map offering multiple ways to track time to
    destination.
  • Personal handheld device pairing capabilities for use as a remote or
    gaming controller.
  • Expanded Fly-Fi connectivity, providing coverage to nearly the entire
    JetBlue network.

"Thales is proud to have been a business partner with JetBlue since the
beginning of their IFE evolution. The airline has reimagined the flying
experience, and with our custom-designed AVANT IFE solution, we've
helped JetBlue reimagine their customer experience on the A320
platform," said Philippe Carette, Chief Executive Officer, Thales InFlyt
Experience. "We look forward to collaborating with the airline to create
new opportunities that wow their customers with a unique and
personalized inflight experience."

"Thales is proud to have been a business partner with JetBlue since the
beginning of their IFE evolution. The airline has reimagined the flying
experience, and with our custom-designed AVANT IFE solution, we've
helped JetBlue reimagine their customer experience on the A320
platform," said Philippe Carette, Chief Executive Officer, Thales InFlyt
Experience. "We look forward to collaborating with the airline to create
new opportunities that wow their customers with a unique and
personalized inflight experience."

"JetBlue continues to be an industry leader in its approach to inflight
internet—bringing free, high-speed connectivity to every customer
onboard," said Don Buchman, vice president and general manager,
Commercial Aviation, Viasat. "We're honored to once again partner with
JetBlue on inflight connectivity, giving them access to ViaSat-2, the
world's most advanced satellite network, enabling all JetBlue customers
to enjoy fast Fly-Fi service on more routes where JetBlue flies."

Completing The 2018 Phase

The first phase of JetBlue's A320 interior cabin restyle began in spring
2018 and modernized the airline's so-called "classic interiors" with
products that matched those found on the airline's newer A321 aircraft –
features such as more modern seats and larger seatback TVs. More than a
dozen A320 aircraft have been restyled with these products so far and
several more are scheduled for completion in the coming weeks. This
spring the restyling will fully transition to the 2019 version of
onboard products for all aircraft going forward.

About JetBlue Airways

JetBlue is New York's Hometown Airline®, and a leading carrier
in Boston, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood, Los Angeles (Long Beach), Orlando,
and San Juan. JetBlue carries more than 42 million customers a year to
100+ cities in the U.S., Caribbean, and Latin America with an average of
more than 1,000 daily flights. For more information please visit jetblue.com.

  (a)   JetBlue offers the most legroom in coach based on average fleet-wide
seat pitch for U.S. airlines.
 
(b) Fly-Fi is available on all JetBlue-operated flights. On ViaSat-2
equipped aircraft, Fly-Fi may not be available on portions of some
routes. On all other aircraft Fly-Fi may not be available while
operating outside of the contiguous U.S., or until the aircraft
returns to the coverage area.

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