Budget airline JetBlue is set to offer transatlantic flights from 2021. The US airline plans to offer flights between London, New York and Boston.
The airline currently operates more than 1000 flights a day in the US, Latin America and the Caribbean, but this will be it’s for venture into the European market.
The company hopes to benefit form a market it describes as suffering from high fares and low competition.
Transatlantic routes have historically been dominated by BA, American Airlines, Virgin Atlantic and the partnership between Air France-KLM.
JetBlue is still undecided about which London airports it will use