Archive for March 2011

March 19th, 2011

Newark Crewmembers help light up lives

Our Newark Crewmembers decorated Soaringwords quilts as part of the Light Up a Life campaign, which they then delivered to help cheer up kids at the Children’s Hospital of New Jersey. The visit was even featured in the hospital newsletter. See below for the clipping.

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March 19th, 2011

JetBlue named Bersin & Associates 2011 Learning Leader

We’ve been named a Bersin & Associates 2011 Learning Leader in the category of Operational Training and Development Excellence for our transition to Sabre, which was “heralded as one of the most seamless in the industry.” Bersin & Associates is a world-class research and consulting firm that empowers HR organizations to drive bottom-line impact. Press […]

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March 18th, 2011

JetBlue supports “Love is Louder”

We recently teamed up with actress Brittany Snow to host an event in Los Angeles in support of the Love is Louder movement, which she founded last fall with MTV and the Jed Foundation following the heavily publicized rash of gay teens suicides across America. The event was held at Rock & Republic and coincided […]

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March 18th, 2011

Weekly Airline News Roundup – Evaluation

In some senses it was an action-packed week in the airline industry, particularly with regard to the devastating acts of nature in Japan, which caused first the halting of flights, followed by a return to air travel, and then a scramble to add flights to help people get out of the country. In most other […]

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March 17th, 2011

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Today is St. Patrick’s Day, a public holiday celebrated in Ireland and in countries around the world commemorating the most commonly recognized patron saint of Ireland. A fun fact about the holiday is that the original color associated with St. Patrick was blue, but as time passed, more and more people started wearing green to […]

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March 17th, 2011

And the Blue Pic(K) Winner is…!

About the photo/photographer: “We were walking on the Beach in Coronado, San Diego, right outside of the Hotel Del Coronado. Miles (three years old) was scared of the sand and the cold February water at first, but after a little bit he was playing just like it was the middle of Summer. We are from Utah, […]

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March 16th, 2011

What’s Your Blue Pic(K) of the Week?

It’s time to vote on your Blue Pic(K) of the Week! Voting takes place all day today and the winner will be announced here on BlueTales blog tomorrow. If you’d like your Blue Pic to be considered, please send your submission to corpcommphotos@jetblue.com and don’t forget to include your name and where you snapped the […]

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March 16th, 2011

JetBlue sponsors Broadway’s new musical “Catch Me If You Can”

We’re pleased to announce a high-flying two-year partnership as the Official and Exclusive Airline of Broadway’s New Musical “Catch Me If You Can”. The show is based on the hit DreamWorks film, “Catch Me If You Can” and began preview performances on March 11, with opening night set for April 10 at Broadway’s Neil Simon […]

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March 15th, 2011

Tuesday’s Travel Tips – San Jose, California

This week’s Tuesday’s Travel Tips takes us to San Jose, California. This sunny BlueCity sometimes falls under the radar, but it’s actually the third largest city in California and the 10th largest in the United States! Located just about an hour south of San Francisco, San Jose is easy to get to and easy to […]

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March 15th, 2011

JetBlue takes home About.com award for Best U.S. Budget Airline!

We’re proud to take home the gold as the About.com Reader’s Choice Award Winner for Best U.S. Budget Airline. This is the first year the Best U.S. Budget Airline category was included. Five finalists were chosen in the category and readers voted for winners during the period from Feb. 11 to March 8. Congratulations to […]

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