JetBlue will offer the first nonstop flight between JFK and ABQ. // (c) 2012 JetBlue
Beginning April 22, JetBlue Airways will offer the only nonstop flight between Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ) and John F. Kennedy International (JFK).
The new service will be offered once per day. The flight from JFK will depart at 8:25 p.m. and arrive at ABQ at 11:04 p.m. Those leaving from ABQ will depart at 11:55 p.m. and land at JFK at 5:57 a.m. These new flights will also serve as connecting services to numerous other cities in JetBlue's network.
"JetBlue is pleased to offer customers the only nonstop service from the Big Apple to the beautiful, blue skies city of Albuquerque," said Dave Barger, CEO and president of JetBlue Airways Corp. "The city is a popular vacation and business destination, rich in culture and arts, heritage and history, and home to the world's largest hot air balloon festival. We look forward to earning the loyalty of even more customers in the southwest with our new service to New Mexico."