JetBlue (NASDAQ:JBLU) has announced a series of expansion plans for the airline´s successful Mint premium experience, which will boost the number of Mint flights to more than 80 per day on up to 20 routes, the company said.
Starting in January 2018, JetBlue MintÂ® will land in new cities, launch new routes and expand on existing routes — introducing true premium travel to markets suffering from legacy options and offering all customers on the aircraft JetBlue´s new Airbus A321 core experience.
Mint offers a completely rethought design and a more personal approach to service, addressing the needs of the modern traveler. Favorite Mint features include lie-flat seating, a signature cocktail, a tapas-style menu by New York City restaurant Saxon + Parole, fresh espresso from the first purpose-built cappuccino machine for a US airline, amenity kits by Hayward and Hopper, and — on domestic Mint flights — dessert from local artisanal ice cream makers based in each Mint city.
JetBlue is New York´s Hometown AirlineÂ®, and a carrier in Boston, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood, Los Angeles (Long Beach), Orlando, and San Juan. JetBlue carries more than 38 million customers a year to 101 cities in the US, Caribbean, and Latin America with an average of 1,000 daily flights.