Yesterday, JetBlue began allowing customers to check in over the Internet. Holders of confirmed reservations who are not checking in luggage can print out boarding passes by logging on to www.jetblue.com/checkin. The service is available up to 90 minutes prior to scheduled departure time.
Virgin USA has picked a former Delta Air Lines executive to head its new low-fare airline. Frederick W. Reid, Delta's former president and COO, will oversee the as-yet unnamed carrier's operations when it launches early next year. While the company has not yet released information about the new airline's route structure, a spokesperson said the carrier would likely fly out of either Boston, San Francisco or Washington, D.C.