Archive for December 2010

December 13th, 2010

TAG! You’re it! There’s still time to join the Get HandsOn Tag Challenge!

There’s still time to join the Get HandsOn Tag Challenge and help make a difference! We’re the proud official sponsor of Get HandsOn Tag, Points of Light Institute’s game of virtual tag… and in this game the way to win is by doing good. With your cell phone, Facebook or Twitter account, you’ll be able […]

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December 13th, 2010

You Can’t Make This Shtick Up – Carousel

As told by an Airport Operations Crewmember: On my recent return flight from Orlando to Buffalo, a Customer was talking with her little girl about what would happen when they landed in Buffalo (prior to their road trip home to Toronto). The mother informed her little girl that they would pick up their luggage from […]

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December 12th, 2010

Orlando Crewmembers step into the holiday spirit

Our Orlando station recently had a special holiday visit from Santa and two of his elves. They greeted our jets upon arrival into MCO and helped to spread holiday cheer to Customers waiting to depart. Santa and his elves handed out candy to all the good boys and girls and reminded the naughty children that […]

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December 12th, 2010

Chief People Officer appears on CBS Evening News

Our Chief People Officer Joanna Geraghty made an appearance in a national segment on CBS Evening News last week about how JetBlue is faring in the job market. If you missed the broadcast, tune in to watch it below.

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December 11th, 2010

Crewmembers participate in charitable AIDS ride

We were a proud sponsor of the 2010 SMART Ride, or the southern-most leg of the HIV/AIDS charitable bicycle ride. This year, three Crewmembers, Amy Chatfield, Hasan Shakoor, and Abigail Henry, as well as one former Crewmember participated in the ride. They cycled a total of 165 miles from Miami to Key West over two-day […]

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December 11th, 2010

Traffic up 11.7 percent in November

We released our Customer traffic results for November. Traffic increased 11.7 percent from November 2009, on a capacity increase of 6.9 percent. Load factor for November 2010 was 80.9 percent, an increase of 3.5 points from November 2009. Our preliminary completion factor was 99.4 percent and our on-time performance was 79.1 percent. Preliminary PRASM for the month of November increased 10 percent […]

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December 11th, 2010

JetBlue teams up to offer free ice skating in NYC this weekend

We’re teaming up with Lite fm, Clean Air NY, H&R Block and New York Life Insurance to host two days of free ice skating at Central Park’s famous Wollman Rink. Complimentary admission, including skate rentals, will be granted to the first 1,000 guests to arrive this Saturday and Sunday between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. […]

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December 10th, 2010

Yearly Airline News Roundup – 2010

Happy Friday dear readers! As we near the end of the year, we’d like to use this opportunity to highlight our top ten JetBlue stories of 2010: 10. All You Can Jet 2010: All You Can Jet 2009 was so popular, we decided to bring it back for a second year. All You Can Jet […]

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December 10th, 2010

Heisman Visits T5

This morning at our T5 terminal at JFK we had the pleasure of meeting the 76-year old Heisman Trophy and the significantly younger four Heisman nominees as they made their way to the annual ESPN Heisman Announcement Reception in New York. See below for a couple of images from the visit and visit our set […]

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December 10th, 2010

Safety is Mandatory Music Video

Our very talented Long Beach Crewmembers wrote, recorded, and edited a music video about safety that truly encapsulates our core values of Safety, Caring, Integrity, Fun, and Passion. Kudos for their stellar efforts in putting this together! Watch the video below and feel free to share with your friends! Safety Is Mandatory from Chuck Texas […]

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