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JetBlue Airways Expands Codeshare Deal With Ireland's Aer Lingus; Shares Climb

11:33AM ET 12/08/2021 MT Newswires
JetBlue Airways (JBLU) said Wednesday it has expanded its codeshare partnership with Irish flag carrier Aer Lingus, with the JetBlue "B6" code to now be placed on four Aer Lingus routes and additional routes outside Ireland in the near future.

In 2013, the two companies announced a unilateral codeshare agreement. The Aer Lingus "EI" code is currently available on more than 36 JetBlue routes, according to a statement.

Shares of JetBlue rose 4.9% during the recent trading activity.

Price: 14.76, Change: +0.69, Percent Change: +4.90