Archive for August 2010

August 31st, 2010

Announcing Boston – Newark flights for Spring 2011!

Boston is getting even bigger! Beginning in May 2011, we’ll begin four daily nonstop flights to Newark! Together with our frequent JFK service, we’ll offer our Boston Customers about ten flights per day to the Big Apple, giving them more choices than ever (and not to mention lower fares than they’re used to with the […]

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August 31st, 2010

Tuesday’s Travel Tips

Check out this week’s stop on the BlueCity tour, Burlington, and be sure to visit next week when we visit Houston!

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August 31st, 2010

Tuesday’s Travel Tips – Burlington, Vermont

Happy Birkenstocks! This week’s edition of Tuesday’s Travel Tips takes us to Burlington, Vermont! The land of maple syrup and teddy bears, dairy farms and rugged individualists. And lots of Subarus. Burlington was one of our first BlueCities, inaugurated right around this time back in 2000, in the first year that we took to the […]

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August 30th, 2010

JetBlue nominated for Logo TV’s Best Airline Award!

For the second year in a row, we’ve been nominated by Logo, the MTV television network with programming geared toward the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community, for its Best Airline title in the TripOut Gay Travel Award. Logo explains that the awards “honor the most stylish, exciting and hottest destinations and services that […]

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August 30th, 2010

You Can’t Make This Shtick Up – Standing room only

As relayed by a Customer Support Crewmember: We had a Customer who wanted to try and get on an earlier flight than the one he was booked for. We allow Customers to do so by placing them on standby status and if there’s room on an earlier flight, we’re happy to accommodate them. Well this […]

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August 30th, 2010

JetBlue featured in GE commercial!

Our business partners at GE Capital recently produced a fun video featuring our President and CEO Dave Barger – and some very pretty planes. (Also be sure to check out their ‘behind the scenes’ video featuring Tech Ops Crewmember Tim!

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August 29th, 2010

Study says over half of fliers want kid-free zones on planes

We love kids, but according to a recent Skyscanner study, more than half of all fliers polled would prefer to have a kids-free zone on planes and 20% would prefer to have altogether kids-free flights. It brings to mind Stilwell from A League of Their Own, when he goes up and down the bus aisle, […]

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August 29th, 2010

Crewmembers visit children’s hospital

Our Crewmembers from Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) paid a visit to Children’s National Medical Center, a children’s hospital in N.W. Washington D.C. on August 4, where they engaged the young patients with card games, puzzles, coloring, and other, fun activities.

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August 28th, 2010

JetBlue tops hospitality survey!

We’re the proud winner of the Q2 2010 Market Metrix Hospitality Index (MMHI), having ranked highest in customer satisfaction in the airline category. MMHI is the largest and most in-depth measure of hotel, airline and car rental performance available today. See below for the winners in each category:

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August 28th, 2010

JetBlue IT wins CIO 100 award for innovation for second year

Our own IT Crewmember Bill Wong this week attended CIO magazine’s CIO 100 Symposium and Awards Ceremony in Los Angeles on behalf of our IT department where he accepted our second consecutive annual recognition for technology innovation! Through the 2010 CIO 100 Awards, the magazine honored top companies including AT&T, Chubb, FedEx and Kaiser Permanente. […]

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