Hurricane Irma: Airlines are trying to prioritize safety over profits

By TransportationFOXBusiness

Morning Business Outlook: 9/7/17

JetBlue and American Airlines offering flights out of Florida for $99

Florida is bracing for Hurricane Irma.  Many residents looking to get out are finding airfare costing thousands of dollars.  However, some airlines are trying to prioritize safety over profits. JetBlue (NASDAQ:JBLU) and American Airlines (Nasdaq:AAL) are now offering one-way flights out of Florida and other potentially-affected cities for $99.  Delta (NYSE:DAL) is capping its flights at $399.

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