Archive for February 2010

February 25th, 2010

Fee Waiver for NY Metro Areas

Due to inclement weather forecasted for the Northeastern United States, JetBlue is allowing customers the option to voluntarily reschedule their travel without incurring change fees or fare differences. If your travel plans include one of the following airports, and you would like to change to a new flight without fee or fare difference, please call […]

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February 25th, 2010

JetBlue celeb sighting: Giants at Newark

We may be the Official Airline of the New York Jets, but that doesn’t mean the New York Giants don’t jet with JetBlue, too! Pictured here are former Giants players Antonio Pierce and Jesse Armstead with EWR Airports Crewmember George Urbano before their recent flight south.

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February 24th, 2010

A trashy habit for airports

Airports generate a reported 7.5 million pounds of trash each day, and 80% of the renewable material does not get recycled. “It does not make sense to acquire oil from the Middle East or the north slope of Alaska and turn it into a plastic bottle, use it once and throw it away,” said Allen […]

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February 24th, 2010

JetBlue delivers the news to Boston Red Sox Spring Training!

While at spring training, Boston Red Sox team members will be receiving free copies of their hometown newspapers — The Boston Globe and the Boston Herald — courtesy of JetBlue Cargo. Elmer Jeronimo from the Cargo Team has coordinated the effort. The papers left yesterday morning out of Boston and jetted into Fort Myers. Being […]

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February 24th, 2010

February 10 named JetBlue Day in Orlando!

And we have an official charter to prove it! During our recent celebrations, we received a 10th Anniversary proclamation from Mayor Crotty of Orange County, Florida, who named February 10, 2010 “JetBlue Day.” Check out the actual proclamation below.

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February 23rd, 2010

Groovy plate

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February 23rd, 2010

Ennui evokes extraordinary entertainment

There are those of us who would twiddle our thumbs or thumb our Blackberries out of boredom if stuck at the airport overnight, but this very inventive gal decided to create her own fun. Waiting in Pittsburgh International Airport for the night, the below video shows how the most sour lemons can sometimes make for […]

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February 23rd, 2010

Furry friends may be getting the boot from main cabin

Recent efforts have been taken up to address the concerns of travelers that may have  pet allergies. Several Canadian doctors claim that allowing pets in the main cabin onboard an aircraft poses health risks to customers that are allergic and are calling for a ban of pets on planes. “Pets can be accommodated comfortably and […]

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February 23rd, 2010

Iran sternly warns airlines to use their words carefully

In what can be seen as a contentious attempt to punish certain, foreign air travel into the region, Iran issued a warning that any airline referring to the waterway between Iran and the Arabian Peninsula as the “Arabian Gulf” rather than the “Persian Gulf” will be banned from the Iranian airspace and repeat offenders planes […]

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February 22nd, 2010

Lufthansa pilot strike called off

Both sides in a pilots strike against Lufthansa have agreed to suspend the standoff — which has canceled hundreds of flights — at midnight (6 p.m. Monday ET). Visit Lufthnsa’s website for the latest news and see below for related articles: New York Times: Striking Lufthansa Pilots Agree to Suspend Walkout BBC News: Lufthansa pilots […]

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