Jetblue Says It May Stop Long Beach Operations

JetBlue says it may stop Long Beach operations

The airline, citing lack of progress on airport improvements, says it may move flights to LAX.
JetBlue Airways, citing frustration with the lack of facility improvements at Long Beach Airport, said Wednesday that it may cease operations at the airport where it began its West Coast expansion and is now the busiest carrier.

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