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Oct 01

News from the Industry: New Bag Fees, Progress on Integration, JetBlue Business Portal

Amtrak joins the bag fee game   Well, it was good while it lasted. As of today, the company is going to start charging excess baggage fees on passengers who bring on excess luggage, which is defined as more than two bags and two personal items. There will also be a weight limit of 50 …

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May 15

JetBlue “all you can jet” contest, plus 100 free TrueBlue points

Back in the day, JetBlue used to offer an “all you can jet” program. For one fixed fee, you got to fly all you wanted for a couple of months in the fall. It filled empty seats during a slow period for JetBlue and gave customers an incredible bargain. As planes began filling up with …

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Feb 18

Jet Blue: 25% off points redemptions, with lots and lots of conditions

Airlines frequently offer bonus miles for certain actions, but they rarely offer discounts when redeeming points.  Jet Blue has come through, in that respect. But the offer comes with conditions.  You have to book by tomorrow.  For travel 3/4-4/19 (sorry, spring breakers).  You can only fly Mon-Thur or Sunday.  Sorry weekenders.  Fares will not be …

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Jan 24

Jet Blue: What are badges?

As a way to make the loyalty program “fun and competitive,” Jet Blue offers its TrueBlue frequent flyer members an additional “award” known as badges.  Primarily just fun to look at and keep track of your trips, certain badges also offer you free points.  Connect your Twitter account, for instance, and get 250 points.  Connect …

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