Archive for April 2010

April 26th, 2010

Reggaeton star Wisin jets Blue

Juan Luis, Wisin from Wisin and Yandel, famous Puerto Rican reggaeton star jetted with us yesterday from Orlando to San Juan. “As always,” relayed Airport Operations Crewmember Suheil, featured in the below image, “we gave him the JetBlue experience.”

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April 25th, 2010

Tampa Bay Rays’ announcer detains threat on plane

Tampa Bay Rays’ announcer Kevin Kennedy sprang to action on a flight (with the other guys!) on Thursday when a passenger threatened to blow up the plane and proceeded to spray water from a bottle on the cabin door. After repeated failed attempts to try to calm the man down verbally, Kennedy and several others […]

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April 24th, 2010

Lufthansa offers Gray Powell free flight

Lufthansa wrote an open letter to Gray Powell, offering him a free Business Class seat on one of their flights to return to Munich to “literally pick up where you last left off.” The stint comes after Powell, an Apple engineer, left a highly-classified iPhone prototype at a German bar. No wonder we’re friends with […]

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April 24th, 2010

Is there a doctor in the House?

Airports Crewmember Debbie said “it was a treat to meet cast member Peter Jacobson, “Taub,” as a big fan of the show House.

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April 23rd, 2010

Weekly Airline News Roundup- A Return to Normalcy

This week saw a return to normalcy of sorts in the airline industry. Air travel across the Atlantic resumed close to normal operations following last week’s volcanic eruption (though not without having lost a whopping $1.7 billion). The irony of Icelandair operating while others weren’t wasn’t lost on us! US Airways ceased its chats with […]

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April 22nd, 2010

Undercover flyer in search of Miss Congeniality

AOL Travel has produced a “mystery flyer,” an undercover customer who will take to the skies on the 10 largest U.S. airlines in the coming weeks- including JetBlue- in search of the nicest airline. The logic behind the search? “The one thing that can turn a long, meal-less coach flight from an ordeal to a […]

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April 22nd, 2010

Honoring Earth Day

Honoring Earth Day, we’re encouraging Customers, Crewmembers and communities across our network to join together in pledging to do One Thing That’s Green to protect the environment via our Facebook page. Last year, our Jetting to Green environmental commitment inspired more than 64,000 people to participate in our quest to help preserve the environment. This year, […]

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April 22nd, 2010

In-flight nut allergy policy changes now in effect

At risk of offending squirrels worldwide, we recently made changes to our in-flight nut allergy policy to create a buffer zone around Customers who let us know that they have a nut allergy. In our new policy, which has been in effect since February, Inflight Crewmembers now create a buffer zone one row behind and […]

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April 20th, 2010

Pledge to do one thing that’s green!

Today we launched our One Thing That’s Green Pledge Campaign. Visit our Facebook page today and pledge to do one — or 10 — things that are green!  Over 64,000 people participated last year! For the best experience, please use a browser such as Internet Explorer 7 or higher, or Firefox.

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April 20th, 2010

Ride with pride on our exclusive JetPRIDE Flight #1969!

Join us as we celebrate the movement with what we believe to be the first-ever pride flight by a US airline! Ride with pride as we team up with Joie de Vivre Hotels and myPartner.com to offer Bay Area travelers the most fabulous way to travel to Long Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride: JetPRIDE, an […]

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