Today, JetBlue announced something miraculous for travelers.
Every one of its passengers will have access to free in-flight high-speed Wi-Fi, which it calls "Fly-Fi."
This is on every single aircraft in its fleet.
In other words, if you are flying JetBlue, you get free high-speed internet "JetBlue's Fly-Fi, which clocks in at broadband speeds beating sluggish and pricey Wi-Fi offerings onboard other carriers, keeps customers connected with an Internet experience similar to what they have at home, including the ability to stream video and use multiple devices at once.
The service enables JetBlue to deliver Amazon Video streaming entertainment to customers onboard to their personal devices, as well as web surfing and chatting on favorite messaging apps," says JetBlue.
The vice president of JetBlue, Jamie Perry, explains, "It's 2017 and our customers expect to be connected everywhere, whether that be from the comfort of their sofa or 35,000 feet above it.
That's why we're so proud that JetBlue is now the only airline to offer free, high-speed Wi-Fi, live TV and movies for all customers on every plane."
The carrier's vice president for marketing Jamie Perry boasted that "JetBlue is now the only airline to offer free, high-speed Wi-Fi, live TV and movies for all customers on every plane."
The airline's broadband internet Fly-Fi was introduced in December 2013 and has been installed on its entire fleet of 227 Airbus A320s, A321s and Embraer 190s. The service, however, will not be available on flights operating outside of the continental United States.
The service is said to be available for passengers starting from the departure gate to the arrival gate.