Archive for April 2010

April 30th, 2010

Weekly Airline News Roundup- Movin’ Right Along

It feels like the momentum picked up a bit this week in the airline industry despite the implementation of the long-awaited three-hour tarmac delay rule. Despite reported service cuts in Burbank, CA, Southwest is movin’ right along and announced that they will be doubling service out of Boston’s Logan come September, including two new nonstop […]

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April 29th, 2010

AOL Mystery Flyer gives JetBlue a favorable report card

No hot food, no pillows and blankets, and on some flights, no complimentary water. What’s left? The one thing that can turn a long, meal-less coach flight from an ordeal to a joyride is…friendliness: helpful airline personnel and flight attendants with a positive attitude. That’s the motive for the AOL Mystery Flyer, an undercover reporter for […]

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April 29th, 2010

Aeromexico cuts flights to Arizona in response to immigration reform

Aeromexico announced a reduction in flights between Mexico and Arizona in response to the new immigration reform signed by Governor Jan Brewer last Friday. The law effectively allows police to detain and question anyone they believe may be an illegal immigrant, without prior suspicion. “We’ve lowered the number of flights there significantly due to the […]

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April 29th, 2010

Live from T5: New Orleans Jazz Fest at JFK

To continually provide our Customers and Crewmembers with unique experiences in T5 and to celebrate New Orleans’ Jazz Fest, we will host a Live from T5 concert performance today, Thursday, April 29 from 5-7 pm with the High and Mighty Brass Band. The band hails from New Orleans and boasts a mix of classic New […]

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April 28th, 2010

Mr. Smith, we’re coming to Washington (with service to Boston and Florida)!

Today we’re proud to announce plans to serve the popular Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA), its third airport in the Washington region, with seven daily nonstop flights to Boston’s Logan International Airport (BOS) and one daily nonstop flight each to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) and Orlando International Airport (MCO) beginning November 1, 2010. […]

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April 28th, 2010

Welcome to Queens. Please stay awhile

A recent article in the NY Times talks about the saucy history of Queens Plaza, the emerging neighborhood at the foothills of the 59th Street Bridge in Queens, New York. The area has a rough history, with industrial factories, public housing, and the transplanted sex industry that Giuliani kicked out of Times Square. More recently, […]

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April 28th, 2010

New York’s Power 105.1 morning show host, Ed Lover, loves JetBlue

Ed Lover, New York’s  Power 105.1 morning show host, compliments us in a big way as he gets ready to raffle off JetBlue tickets at the One thing That’s Green event last week when JetBlue Crewmembers joined forces with the New York Restoration Project to plant trees in honor of Earth Day. Click on the […]

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April 27th, 2010

Tuesday’s Travel Tips

Check out this week’s stop on the BlueCity tour, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic and be sure to visit next week when we visit Bermuda!

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April 27th, 2010

Tuesday’s Travel Tips- Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Hit the beach! (and jet with us to get there!) Images courtesy of Sarah Ackerman, Ted Murphy, and Ed Yourdon on Flickr Do you have any great Punta Cana travel tips to share? Leave them in the comments below, or Tweet them using the hashtag #TTPUJ.

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April 26th, 2010

Free shoe shine at JFK’s T5!

Start your Mondays off right with the week’s latest news and a free shoe shine, all courtesy of the new Bloomberg BusinessWeek. This offer is available Mondays from April 26 – May 17, from 7 – 11 a.m. at the A Shine & Co. stands in JFK’s T5!

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