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JetBlue offers free flights to a school shooting survivors

JetBlue is offering free air and ground transportation for families affected by the Florida school shooting.

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JetBlue Airways is offering free flights to Fort Lauderdale for family members of those affected by marjory Stoneman Douglass High School shooting last Wednesday afternoon.

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The airline said volunteers from JetBlue are available in the Family Assistance Center to book free air travel for the victims, families try to travel to a Park, FL. Volunteers are also there to help with the setting up of free transport with Lyft.

We are not going to fly. For nearly 5,000 crew members, Florida is the house and all of us on JetBlue with South Florida. https://t.co/WEtzEkdwIX pic.twitter.com/0yqVH9fDPN

— JetBlue Airways (@JetBlue) February 16, 2018

The airline is the largest carrier at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood Airport and is “honored to be able to offer assistance to the Park of the community in this difficult time,” JetBlue wrote in a blog post.

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In addition to free transport, JetBlue will also be together with the Florida Panthers hockey team to host a blood drive at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, FLORIDA, on February 22.

The Florida school shooting was one of the worst school shootings since Sandy Hook in 2012. Seventeen people lost their lives in the afternoon, when the 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz, opened fire at marjory Stoneman Douglass High.

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