MIAMI (CBSMiami) – JetBlue Airways says it will block off middle seats through the 4th of July holiday to help fight the spread of coronavirus.
There is an important exception though, families and groups traveling together will be allowed to use middle seats.READ MORE: Miami Heat's Bam Adebayo Named To NBA's All-Defensive Second Team
As for planes without middle seats, the airline will block aisle seats.READ MORE: Florida Tops 60,000 New COVID-19 Cases
The move comes after JetBlue previously said it had limited the number of seats available for sale on most flights to allow for extra space.
In South Florida, JetBlue flies out of Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport in Broward County.MORE NEWS: Florida Lawmakers To Meet For Session On Property Insurance