Archive for October 2010

October 18th, 2010

You Can’t Make This Shtick Up: Pet Points

As relayed by one of our TrueBlue Lead Crewmembers: TrueBlue got a call recently inquiring about Pet Points.  When the Customer asked how many points she gets for her cat, the Crewmember replied “300 per leg.” The Customer then said, “Oh, so she gets 1,200 then!”  The Customer really thought the Crewmember meant 300 points […]

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October 18th, 2010

Boston’s #1 carrier becomes official airline of the TD Garden arena; contest written in the sky!

As Boston’s #1 carrier, we’re proud to announce a multi-year partnership with the prestigious TD Garden to become the Official Airline of the arena, including exclusive branding rights to the grand East and West Entrance Experience. The exclusive branding area provides a platform to promote JetBlue’s newest marketing campaign, You Above All – a newly […]

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October 17th, 2010

Long Beach gets new ramp pads

It’s been a long time coming, but last Friday we opened the first new ramp pads in Long Beach as part of the new terminal construction project. These pads will immediately help alleviate pad congestion. The actual terminal is set to break ground on December 9. Our LGB Crewmembers are very excited to see progress […]

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October 17th, 2010

JetBlue Pilot Featured in Operation Tribute to Freedom

As part of a U.S. Army Public Affairs program, Operation Tribute to Freedom, the U.S. Army is currently highlighting a JetBlue A320 First Officer and Army Reservist, Lt. Col. Richard Gulley, for his service while deployed to Afghanistan. Lt. Col. Richard Gulley speaks with great enthusiasm and pride about the support JetBlue provided him during […]

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October 16th, 2010

Love connection in Chicago made possible by AYCJ

As told by an AYCJetter in his own words: JetBlue’s All You Can Jet made possible 30 days full of adventure, but one love connection has been the most incredible. The date: 9/15/2010. The time: 2am, 15 hours before my flight to San Francisco. The setting: Chicago Getaway Hostel. Throughout the previous day, we went […]

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October 16th, 2010

GE Capital + JetBlue: One uplifting partnership

As part of our partnership with GE Capital, we were highlighted in their national ad campaign, which included one very cute commercial and a host of other online media, including the below video, which features GE Capital Senior Sales Executive Declan Kelly flying JetBlue.

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October 15th, 2010

NY Jets jet revealed

What a great afternoon today at JFK, where we revealed our first-ever fully branded aircraft, paying homage to the NY Jets (we’re their official airline!). The green and white aircraft will make its maiden voyage this weekend, carrying Jets fans and JetBlue Crewmembers to the Jets away game vs. the Broncos in Denver. J-E-T-S! Jets! […]

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October 15th, 2010

Introducing You Above All: “Ground Rules” videos

In conjunction with the launch of our new marketing campaign, You Above All, we’ve taken over YouTube to introduce a series of fun online videos called “Ground Rules!” These are real people in real situations being deprived of basic services they’ve come to expect. We hope you enjoy them and that you’ll share them with […]

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October 15th, 2010

Weekly Airline News Roundup – Consequences

News in the airline industry this week seemed to gravitate towards consequences. The recently-bought Frontier says it may want to team up with another major carrier, but its parent company Republic says it’s not interested in a sale — one that would mean the disappearance of yet another airline brand. Pilot protests are preventing an Israeli […]

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October 15th, 2010

Unveiling a specially painted Airbus A320 in honor of the New York Jets

As New York’s hometown airline, we today turned our classic blue livery green on our first specially painted Airbus A320 aircraft in honor of the New York Jets on our turf at Hangar 81 at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport.  The newly branded aircraft was revealed by our CEO Dave Barger and NY […]

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