Winter storms pummeling east coast of US


Winter storms are again pummeling the east coast of the United States. According to the National Weather Service, there will be significant amounts of snow, sleet, and ice with the possibility of strong winds. These conditions makes traveling very hazardous or impossible. Due to the storms, JetBlue has issued the following advisory:

JetBlue Airways Corporation will waive change fees and fare differences to allow customers booked to travel to, from, or through New York metro airports or Boston on Saturday, January 10 or Sunday, January 11 to voluntarily rebook their travel through Tuesday, January 13, 2009, due to inclement weather forecasted to impact the region.

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Boston Logan and eligible New York metro airports include:
— Newark, NJ (EWR)
— Newburgh, NY (SWF)
— New York City – JFK and LaGuardia (LGA)
— White Plains, NY (HPN)

Customers may rebook their travel online at anytime prior to their originally-scheduled departure. To check on the status of flights or to check the availability of alternate flights, customers are encouraged to log on to or to call 1-800-JETBLUE (538-2583) for the latest flight information.

All customers booked to travel to/from the Northeast are encouraged to check the status of their flight online at prior to leaving for the airport. Customers with web-enabled cell phones and PDAs may check the status of their flight via .