JetBlue Airways released earnings guidance yesterday in the wake of last week's much-publicized disruptions at New York JFK (ATWOnline, Feb. 21), projecting a difficult first quarter and lower full-year results. For the three months ending Mar. 31, the LCC expects to report an operating margin of between -4% and -2%. Its pre-tax margin for the quarter is expected to be between -10% and -8%. Full-year 2007 operating margin is expected to be 8%-10%, down from previous estimates of 10%-12%, ...

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