Archive for July 2010

July 31st, 2010

JetBlue hosts 2011 Boston Corporate Travel Advisory Board Meeting

Last Friday, our Corporate Sales team hosted a group of travel professionals in Boston for a specialized meeting with the JetBlue Commercial team. The Corporate Sales team hosts an advisory board meeting annually in order to present new developments from our airline to the wider travel industry. Our focus for this year’s meeting was JetBlue’s […]

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July 31st, 2010

Airline Business sits down with Dave

Our CEO, Dave Barger sat down with Airline Business for an in-depth interview that traversed the landscape of our airline at the 10-year mark, from the changes that our business model has undergone, to potential capacity, destination and fleet expansion to come. Dave emphasized that we’ve earned our right to fly into the second decade […]

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July 30th, 2010

Lufthansa tests tastes at 35,000 feet

Airlines meals aim to offer tasty treats to their passengers, but have long struggled with the effects that low humidity and high altitude have on the taste buds. Lufthansa is facing the challenge head-on in one of the largest low-pressure chambers in the world, the tubular laboratory at Germany’s Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics. They […]

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July 30th, 2010

Weekly Airline News Roundup – Movement

News to come out of the airline industry this week was anything but stagnant. Though the bag was mixed with both good and bad news, one thing is for certain – it was far from boring! Virgin America announced (again) that it would like to begin service from Chicago if it can get access to […]

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July 29th, 2010

Seventh annual Boston-Dominican Republic teen exchange program

For the seventh straight year, we are teaming up with the Boston Red Sox and Lindos Sueños (beautiful dreams) to send U.S. teens to the Dominican Republic where they will perform community service and play baseball alongside 10 teammates from across the Dominican Republic. As in the six previous trips, the 20 teens will serve […]

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July 29th, 2010

JetBlue’s Favorite Tweets

“After getting a pair of headphones on my first #JetBlue flight to Utah in 2008, their time has finally come. #dead_duct_taped_headphones“ -@JayHalePal Check back regularly for more fun tweets, fresh from our Twitter page!

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July 29th, 2010

Sarah to perform at T5 tonight!

If you happen to be lucky enough to be jetting with us through JFK’s T5 around 7 p.m. tonight, or you are one of our winners, you’ll be one of the few to be privy to a very special private Sarah McLachlan concert. Celebrating her new album release, “Laws Of Illusion,” and Lilith Fair 2010, […]

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July 28th, 2010

Dollar is now one of JetBlue Getaways’ exclusive car rental providers

Dollar Rent A Car has signed a multi-year agreement with us to provide rental cars as part of our Getaways vacation packages. Beginning in August, Dollar will be the exclusive value car rental provider for JetBlue Getaways. The Dollar-JetBlue Getaways partnership is designed to provide customers with an additional opportunity to save even more time […]

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July 28th, 2010

Our own Marty St. George joins the New York Advertising Club Board

Our Senior Vice President of Marketing & Commercial Strategy Marty St. George is one of five new members to join the Board of Directors for the The Advertising Club of New York. The Advertising Club conducted its 114th Annual Meeting of Members on Tuesday, where they announced the five newly-inducted 2010-2011 Board of Directors and […]

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July 28th, 2010

Sarah McLachlan Ticket Giveaway

There are still a few tickets left for Sarah McLachlan’s show at JFK T5 tomorrow night. Come find us in Manhattan at 14th Broadway right now! Hi, we’re decked out in JetBlue gear at the blue wall on 14th and broadway (south end of Union Square). The first 15 fans to meet us will win […]

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