JetBlue announced it is progressing with its Mint transcontinental expansion plan with the on-sale of new routes, introducing competition in east and west coast markets where customers are faced with decreasing choices and where other carriers sell dated business class options at a high cost.
For the first time, JetBlue is now offering Mint seats on two routes of New York’s JFK to both Las Vegas and San Diego, as well out of Boston to San Diego. In addition to the new Mint routes, JetBlue will expand Mint service between Boston and Los Angeles. JetBlue will also continue [...]
In this edition of The Datebook, you’ll find events in Seattle, San Francisco, San Diego, Hood River (outside Portland), Chicago, London and New York City.Seattle Made Week
Seattle, WA – October 7-16, 2016 www.seattlemade.org
Enjoy a variety of demos, pop-ups, meet-the-maker events, a fabulous party and a panel discussion about why it all matters. Dozens of producers, manufacturers and shops around the city showcasing the huge variety of products made in Seattle! Events include a Pop Up Shop at West Elm on Sunday, October 16, Seattle Made Brewer’s Night at [...]
Passengers aboard Amtrak’s world-famous Adirondack service can experience the splendor of Upstate New York’s fall foliage season in unique fashion when the historic “Great Dome” car returns for a six-week run September 29 through November 1, 2016.
In partnership with the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) and the National Park Service Trails and Rails program, Amtrak brings its dome car back for this popular annual tradition along one of the most scenic train routes in the world.
The car features an upper level with windows on all sides to provide [...]
Over 10 million passengers traveled on Amtrak between Boston, New York City and Washington, DC last year, making the route the highest traveled route in the entire Amtrak system. The second busiest route is in Southern California with over 2 million annual passengers. Together, Amtrak’s Northeast Regional and premium Acela Express trains are operating at near capacity on a daily basis.
Amtrak has announced that they are contracting with Alstom to produce 28 next-generation high-speed trainsets that will replace the equipment used to provide Amtrak’s premium Acela Express [...]