JetBlue Airways announced Thursday that its president, Robin Hayes, will succeed Dave Barger as CEO effective Feb. 16, 2015. Barger will serve on the JetBlue board of directors until Feb. 15 and Hayes is expected to join the board Feb. 16. Barger has been at the helm of New York-based low-cost carrier (LCC) JetBlue for more than 16 years, succeeding JetBlue founder David Neeleman. Barger is credited with expanding JetBlue’s network across the US and into the Caribbean and building the ...

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