JetBlue, American to abstain from “certain coordination” in some cities

(Reuters) – JetBlue Airways and American Airlines Group to abstain from “Certain types of coordination” in some cities, where they are substantial competitors, carriers said Tuesday. (

The move follows a regulatory review of their previously announced strategic partnership to increase flight options in New York and Boston, allowing the two airlines to sell flights to each other and link frequent flyer programs.

Reporting of Ankit Ajmera in Bengaluru; Editing by Amy Caren Daniel