Blue Skies, Delayed Flights

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In the airline world, we call today a “severe clear” day. The skies are blue, the sun is sharp, the winds are calm, and yet we’re still looking at delays and possible cancellations due to the FAA furloughs. If you’re flying with us today, be sure to check your flight status before heading to the

A Tale of Blue Cities: Calming A Nervous Flyer

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I was traveling to Boston this week for a day trip – a quick up and back for a meeting.  Before boarding began, I was chatting with our Airport Opertions crewmembers at the gate in Orlando when a young man named Andy came to the counter with a concerned look on his face.  He explained

Announcing Our Southernmost Destination: Lima, Peru!

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We’re excited to announce new daily nonstop service between Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) and Jorge Chávez International Airport (LIM) in Lima, subject to receipt of government operating authority. Lima will be our 81st BlueCity and our fourth destination in South America. Sale fares for U.S.-originating flights to Lima are available today and until May 3, 2013, at www.jetblue.com/new for as

First Quarter Earnings Announced

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Today we reported our results for the first quarter 2013: Operating income for the quarter was $59 million, resulting in a 4.5% operating margin, compared to operating income of$89 million and a 7.4% operating margin in the first quarter of 2012. Pre-tax income of $23 million in the first quarter.  This compares to pre-tax income of $49 million in the first