Archive for February 2010

February 17th, 2010

What’s your favorite airline? Vote now!

Budget Travel magazine has opened voting for its Readers’ Choice Awards, so this is your chance to weigh in! Lufthansa’s a good choice, but hopefully your favorite airline is JetBlue. Vote now!

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February 17th, 2010

A slow return to air travel in Haiti

The first commercial flight since the earthquake in Haiti will commence service this Friday. Flights other than those bringing relief supplies have not flown in and out of Port-au-Prince since that ill-fated day just over a month ago . Small signs of new beginnings and hope are evident in the return to commercial air travel, […]

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February 16th, 2010

Baby on board!

This stork was apparently lazy and didn’t feel like making the journey below the clouds to deliver this new baby. Bolivian airline Transportes Aeeros Militares’ flight to La Paz on Sunday landed with one more passenger than it took off with. Newborn Tami, named after the airline she was born on, was delivered at 24,000 […]

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February 16th, 2010

Is airline security making us unkempt?

Are we less groomed collectively because of the TSA’s airport security protocol (not to mention those plastic-explosive detectors that blow your hair every which way)? While we all understand that safety comes first, packing for a trip has changed considerably and so too has our notion of what beauty products we can and cannot do […]

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February 16th, 2010

Dan’s story- daveneelemanpleasehireme.com

JetBlue University Crewmember, Dan Dyer, took a most creative approach to pitching himself for a job at JetBlue. See below for his story, in his own words: I was visiting a friend in Boston who was talking up JetBlue, saying great things about the CEO and about how they did things differently. When I returned […]

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February 15th, 2010

Favorite Tweets

JetBlue’s favorite tweets “Stranded in JFK lesson: You can only hang out in Jet Blue’s amazing T5 if you are flying Jet Blue. Which seems profoundly unfair.” –@Weegee *check back on B6BLOG for more of JetBlue’s favorite tweets, fresh from our Twitter page*

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February 15th, 2010

President’s Day- mattress sales and weekend getaways

While for some, President’s Day may conjure up thoughts of mattress sales and trips to warmer destinations, today we celebrate the American federal holiday dedicated to honoring our first president, George Washington, and our 16th president, Abraham Lincoln. These two foundational leaders have helped to shape the twin values of democracy and equality that have […]

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February 14th, 2010

Did you know…Valentine’s Day

Did you know… that Valentine’s Day was named after Saint Valentine, of which there were many (it’s unknown whether one person in particular is linked to the holiday). Pope Gelasius I started Valentine’s Day way back in 496 AD and romance was not linked to the holiday until the 14th Century. The day was actually […]

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February 14th, 2010

A little Valentine’s Day poetry-esque love

We Are Your Airline (To the tune of You are my Sunshine) We want to be your only airline We’ll make you happy the whole year through You’ll always know just how much we love you And hope you’ll always Jet on Blue. -Written by Airports Crewmember Singin’ Sac as part of a contest

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February 14th, 2010

A flight attendent’s search for pilot love

Not long ago, we ran a story about a flight attendent who searched for a pilot’s love. We highlight this story as a notable tale for Valentine’s Day about a high-altitude quest for a worthy mate.

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