Airport slots key to JetBlue's Europe plans: CEO
November 15, 2018 / GHIM-LAY YEO
Access to competitive slots at London Heathrowcontinues to be a crucial factor in JetBlue Airways' deliberation over starting flights across the Atlantic, as the airline's chief executive persists in highlighting challenges faced by smaller carriers like JetBlue in an industry dominated by bigger rivals. Many things have to fall into place," Hayes said earlier today at the Wings Club luncheon in New York, responding to a question on potential Europe flights. "We have to offer competitive schedules at airports like Heathrow when people will want to fly. We continue to work on that.