JetBlue Airways is coming to Grand Cayman, its 23rd Caribbean destination

JetBlue Airways (New York) today announced its intent to serve Grand Cayman in the Cayman Islands, the largest destination in the British Overseas Territory’s archipelago. Beginning on November 15, 2012, the airline will serve Owen Roberts International Airport (GCM) with three times weekly service on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays from New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Saturday service from Boston’s Logan International Airport (BOS) beginning on November 17, 2012.

Destinations in Latin America and the Caribbean now make up almost one-third of the carrier’s route network.  Grand Cayman will be JetBlue’s 74th destination and the 23rd destination in the Caribbean. Earlier this month, JetBlue also announced intent to serve two other new Caribbean destinations: Cartagena, Colombia beginning on November 2, 2012 and Samana, Dominican Republic starting on November 14, 2012, both from New York’s JFK.

With this new addition, by the end of 2012 JetBlue will serve the following Latin American and Caribbean destinations: Aruba; The Bahamas (Nassau); Barbados; Bermuda; Cayman Islands (Grand Cayman); Colombia (Bogota and Cartagena); Costa Rica (Liberia and San Jose); Dominican Republic (La Romana, Puerto Plata, Punta Cana, Samana, Santiago and Santo Domingo); Jamaica (Kingston and Montego Bay); Mexico (Cancun); Puerto Rico (Aguadilla, Ponce and San Juan); St. Croix; St. Lucia; St. Maarten; St. Thomas; and, Turks and Caicos (Providenciales).

JetBlue’s schedule between New York and Grand Cayman:

Depart – Arrive Depart – Arrive
7:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. 12:00 p.m. –  3:50 p.m.
– Flights operate three times weekly on Mon., Thurs., Sat.
beginning Thurs., Nov. 15 , 2012 –
– All times local –

JetBlue’s schedule between Boston and Grand Cayman:

Depart – Arrive Depart – Arrive
10:25 a.m. – 2:35 p.m. 3:30 p.m. – 7:25 p.m.
– Flights operate on Saturdays beginning Sat. Nov. 17, 2012 –
– All times local –

JetBlue’s flights to Grand Cayman from Boston and New York will be operated with its Airbus A320 aircraft.

Copyright Photo: Eric Dunetz. Airbus A320-232 N746JB in the New York Jets motif departs from JFK.

JetBlue Airways: 

Routes from New York (JFK):

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