Archive for December 2009

December 21st, 2009

New DOT rule limits airline tarmac delays

The DOT announced today that all airlines will be legally bound to limiting the hold on tarmacs when passengers  are on board to three hours. After two hours, passengers must be given food and water and after three hours they are allowed to leave the aircraft. This will  be implemented 120 days after its publication […]

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December 18th, 2009

Please “go” before we go

Listed as one of CNN’s Dumbest Business Moments in 2009, Japanese airline, All Nippon Airways, had crewmembers stand in the terminal to encourage customers to relieve themselves before boarding the plane in efforts to reduce the weight of the aircraft. Apparently the human bladder can hold an average of 2.2 pounds of liquid, more than […]

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December 17th, 2009

Making Strides

Crewmembers from all over the country, from Tampa to Arizona and beyond, participated in Making Strides, the annual effort to raise funds for and awareness of breast cancer. See below for images from the various events.

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December 17th, 2009

BOS Gets Its Own Board Game!

Remember the classic board game Guess Who? BOS Airport Operations Crewmember Adam Green says he works with a great team at BOS, and came up with a fun way to recognize the Crewmembers. Putting a spin on a childhood favorite, Adam created Guess Blue? featuring the a.m. Crew. The game was such a hit Adam […]

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December 17th, 2009

Snoop Dogg on JetBlue

Snoop Dogg was spotted aboard a JetBlue plane from L.A. to NYC last week, on his way to interview with Conan O’Brian. Some Customers reportedly watched the famed artist and entrepreneur board the plane while simultaneously watching him on Live TV!

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December 15th, 2009

Photos from MCO Holiday Party

With more than 800 Crewmembers from myriad departments in attendance, this year’s MCO holiday party at Epcot was met with great success. Guests enjoyed full access to the theme park, dinner and dessert, as well as warm greetings from key players on the JetBlue team. Enjoy a recap of this very special evening in the […]

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December 10th, 2009

AYCJ Wrap Party celebrates Salt Lake Crewmembers

On Wednesday, Dec. 9 in Salt Lake City, Crewmembers from Reservations, Marketing and Corporate Communications gathered near the Salt Lake City Support center for a wrap party recapping the All You Can Jet pass promotion and examining its results for both JetBlue and its Customers. Though the pass allowed unlimited travel between Sept. 8 and […]

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December 2nd, 2009

Beantown’s booming!

JetBlue’s history can be seen as a growth story, beginning as a tiny start-up and expanding in rapid fashion to become the largest carrier at its JFK hub and a major airline proving the appeal of its value travel model across the Americas. But within that narrative are all the individual growth stories, from individual […]

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