Archive for March 2010

March 19th, 2010

Weekly airline news roundup- DRAMATIC

In some ways, airlines seemed to be competing this week for the title of the biggest drama queen. Who will soon forget the biggest industry story of the week- The Virgin America, flightmare during Saturday’s Northeastern monsoon. We won’t toot our horns too much about how our Crewmembers at Stewart/Newburgh came to the rescue, offering […]

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March 18th, 2010

Airline crew faces jail time for sexting

Two airline crewmembers face three months of jail time in Dubai for “coercion to commit sin” for “sexting” or sending explicit text messages. While laid-back Dubai has for decades been a bastion of liberalism and religious  freedom, the sheikdom still holds itself to a strict Muslim code in many matters: immodest dress is frowned upon, alcohol […]

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March 18th, 2010

Foul odor on plane causes ill-well and ill-will

Twas just a couple of weeks ago that we made mention of how foul odors can sometimes pose hazardous conditions, as per a story about a passenger that was removed from a plane because of his odor. Here we are, not long after, and along comes one such story. This time, it was not a […]

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March 18th, 2010

Mariano Rivera jets with us!

New York Yankees star pitcher, Mariano Rivera, jets with us from Florida to New York. In the below picture, Rivera poses with Airports Crewmember, Americo.

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March 17th, 2010

Leader in Net Promoter Score

Market research firm Satmetrix announced its Net Promoter Industry Benchmarks for customer loyalty in the airline category and we finished first, topping the industry average by a large margin! This means that according to the survey results, more than any other airline, consumers would jet with us again and recommend us to others. This is […]

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March 17th, 2010

Wyclef Jean on JetBlue

Multi platinum musician and producer, Wyclef Jean, jetted with us from Santo Domingo to New York’s JFK and took a moment to chat with Crewmembers, including our Dominican Republic General Manager, Kevin. Haitian-born Wyclef has taken a front seat in the Haiti relief efforts following  the devastating earthquake in January and took the time to […]

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March 17th, 2010

Tailfin reveal in images

As part of our sponsorship with BankAtlantic Center and the Florida Panthers, we revealed a big tailfin yesterday that will be on display at the stadium. See below for some fun pictures from the event.

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March 17th, 2010

St. Patty’s Day fun at JFK’s T5

If you happen to be passing through JFK’s T5 today between 4pm and 7pm, you’ll be lucky enough to catch some fun of green variety! In support of our partnership with Aer Lingus, Ireland’s premiere airline, and in celebration of St. Patty’s Day, we will be distributing Irish chocolates and showcasing an Irish Dance Troop […]

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March 17th, 2010

JetBlue’s Favorite Tweets

“A JetBlue employee found my laptop lost on the T during #arisia and is using his day off and flight privileges to bring it to me. #luck!” –@happypete *check back on B6BLOG for more of JetBlue’s favorite tweets, fresh from our Twitter page*

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March 16th, 2010

Silver web performance award-winner!

We are proud to announce we’ve been recognized for Web technology excellence in the Best of the Web Gomez Performance Awards. The awards recognize outstanding site performance among leading brands. We won two awards: a Silver Web Performance Award in the Travel Category and a Mobile Leader award. Gomez chose the winners based on three, […]

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