JetBlue is teasing some main “enhancements” to the TrueBlue program, together with huge adjustments to Mosaic standing. However forward of these, the airline is ending bonus packages that might provide actual worth to frequent JetBlue flyers.
The airline stated Friday that it’ll finish the Take 3, Fortunate 7 and Go Lengthy bonuses on the finish of this yr. These bonus packages have been mainstays of the TrueBlue program for years.
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JetBlue additionally stated it was ending the flexibility to improve from common Mint Suites to bigger Mint Studio seats with factors as of Nov. 30, though clients can nonetheless pay money to improve.
Every of the bonus packages supplied further TrueBlue factors for JetBlue passengers who met sure flight necessities over the course of a given yr.
The Take 3 Bonus gave vacationers a simple 5,000 bonus factors — price $65 in line with TPG’s newest valuations — after flying three round-trip JetBlue-operated flights in a calendar yr, whereas the Fortunate 7 Bonus supplied 7,000 bonus factors — price $91 — after taking seven round-trip flights in a calendar yr.
The Go Lengthy Bonus, then again, supplied an additional 10,000 factors — price $130 — after passengers bought and flew 10 one-way JetBlue-operated flights that have been no less than 1,600 miles lengthy. Flights between the coasts, to components of the Caribbean, to London and extra might meet that threshold.
Wanting forward, JetBlue was mum on particulars in regards to the TrueBlue program adjustments however supplied a couple of broad hints on what to anticipate. The airline stated in an electronic mail to clients that new methods to earn Mosaic standing, extra perks for Mosaic members and the flexibility to customise perks could be launched in 2023, together with new perks that non-Mosaic members can earn.
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Within the meantime, TrueBlue members who’re on observe to earn the bonuses for this remaining yr nonetheless have time to satisfy the necessities.
TrueBlue members earn wherever from 1 to fifteen factors per greenback spent on flights. Incomes charges improve relying on the category of service, the way you ebook, utilizing a JetBlue bank card and holding Mosaic elite standing. Factors will be redeemed for flights or trip packages and will be mixed with money.