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Military Customers

We always offer special discounts and fares, airport assistance and other unique services for veterans and active military.

Serving Those Who Serve

JetBlue proudly supports our U.S. Active Duty Military, Retired Military Veterans, National Guard and Reserve. Here's what Vets can take advantage of:

When booking...

Veterans Advantage¹

Those enrolled in Veterans Advantage will get a 5% discount on everyday JetBlue travel to 85+ destinations. Veterans Advantage members will also receive a checked baggage allowance of two (2) pieces at no additional cost. Those enrolled in TrueBluelink opens in a new window operated by
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            accessibility policies as JetBlue will also qualify to earn TrueBlue points on travel booked with the 5% off discounted fare. Learn more about how you can take advantage of this discountlink opens in a new window operated by
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Military discount²

As part of our support and appreciation for those in military service, we offer a special military fare class (MIL) for active duty military personnel not traveling on orders. This provides a 5% discount off the base fare. Learn more about how you can take advantage of this discountlink opens in a new window operated by
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At the airport…

Baggage waiver³

Bags can be checked for no fee under the following circumstances:

  • Active duty traveling for duty (and dependents)
    • 5 bags each for you and dependents traveling with you on the same itinerary
    • You will be required to show travel orders and DoD Common Access Cardlink opens in a new window operated by
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  • Active duty traveling for leisure (and dependents)
    • 2 bags each for you and dependents traveling with you on the same itinerary
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USO Office

The thousands of troops and their families who pass through New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) every year will now have a new place to call home. The fully-stocked center, donated by JetBlue, is located in JFK's Terminal 5 directly across from baggage carousel number two on the street level in the arrivals area.

  1. Veterans Advantage members will receive a 5% discount off the base fare for all JetBlue flights booked by August 31, 2019. To qualify, at least one Customer on the reservation must be a member in good standing of the Veterans Advantage program at time of booking. Joining Veterans Advantage requires payment of a membership fee, and compliance with certain Terms of Servicelink opens in a new window operated by
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            accessibility policies as JetBlue. Customers may be eligible to enroll in a 30-day triallink opens in a new window operated by
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            accessibility policies as JetBlue of Veterans Advantage to discover this discount and other special benefits. To book a flight with the discount, Veterans Advantage members must call 1-(800)-JET-BLUE (538-2583). Discount is not available for online bookings or any other booking method. Discount is valid on base fare for JetBlue flights only, and is not valid in connection with a JetBlue Vacations package, TrueBlue award flights, flights on partner airlines, baggage or other fees, surcharges, taxes, or any other products or services. Discount cannot be combined with other offers or discounts, is not applicable to special Military (MIL) fareslink opens in a new window operated by
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            accessibility policies as JetBlue, cannot be partially redeemed, has no cash value, is not redeemable for cash, and is non-transferable. Other restrictions apply, see General Termslink opens in a new window operated by
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  2. Immediate family members including spouses and children, as well as non-duty personnel may qualify for the MIL fare when traveling with or without an active duty military member. Immediate family members may travel on a MIL fare independently as long as they are able to present the proper identification.
  3. Active duty U.S. military members traveling on orders, and dependent family members will receive up to 5 checked bags each at no charge. Active duty U.S. military members traveling for leisure, and dependent family members, will receive up to 2 checked bags each at no charge. To qualify, active military members traveling on orders must show travel orders and a valid DoD Common Access Card (CAC)link opens in a new window operated by
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            accessibility policies as JetBlue, and members traveling for leisure must show a valid DoD CAC, at airport ticket counter to verify eligibility. Subject to weight and size limits, and exceptions for itineraries including flights marketed or operated by other airlines. Other restrictions applylink opens in a new window operated by
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