HARTFORD –Greater Hartford residents wanting to travel from Bradley International Airport to Florida and the Caribbean now have a another choice in low-cost airline: JetBlue Airways.
JetBlue launched its first flight from Bradley today to Fort. Lauderdale.
Spokesperson Alison Croyle said the option to international airlines is then offered on line and only selected destination in the Caribbean are offered.So far, travelers can get direct flights from Bradley to Ft. Lauderdale and then get a connecting flight to the Bahamas, and several Latin Caribbean countries, including San Juan, Puerto Rico; Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic; Bogota, Colombia; and Cancun, Mexico.
For now, the airline has two daily nonstop service from Bradley to both Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport and Orlando International Airport.
“We look forward to a long and mutually beneficial relationship with our JetBlue partners,” said Connecticut Transportation Commissioner Jeffrey Parker. “Anytime we can expand our offerings to travelers, everyone profits, and so does Connecticut’s economy.”