Archive for April 2011

April 25th, 2011

You Can’t Make This Shtick Up – Flatulence

As told by an Inflight Crewmember: I was working a trip to California and a woman approached me in the back galley and asked if I could please ask the man in front of her to stop farting. I informed the woman that I really am not allowed to do that and she asked me, […]

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April 24th, 2011

Crewmember speaks at Aviation High School ceremony

Our Maintenance ASAP Controller Sergio was recently invited to our soon-to-be neighbor in Long Island City, Aviation High School, as the guest speaker during the Pegasus Society Induction Ceremony. Pegasus society is a prestigious club in the school for students that are passing their academic courses and maintaining an 85% or higher average in their […]

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April 23rd, 2011

JFK plays host to annual 5K Runway Run

JFK Airport recerntly played host to one of the most unique foot races in America: the annual Runway Run! Hundreds of runners and walkers turned out for this 5K event that included the very unusual shut down of runway 22L/4R while planes soared into the sky nearby!

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April 22nd, 2011

“Soaringwords” quilts video: Aguadilla

Our Crewmembers in Aguadilla helped to “Light Up a Life” by decorating and donating “Soaringwords” quilts to kids at Hospital Perea located in the city of Mayaguez not far from their station. They produced a slideshow video to highlight their efforts.

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April 21st, 2011

There’s More Than One Way to Wear Your Wings

Austin Airport Operations Crewmember Jessica captured a couple of cute pics of her son Maverick as he tested new ways of wearing his JetBlue wings. If the new positioning sticks, we might roll it out as a new uniform requirement!

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April 20th, 2011

Blue Pic(K) of the Week – Top 10

Rather than follow regular protocol this week where we post JetBlue or BlueCity pics from three finalists and put them to a public vote, we’ve decided to mix things up a bit. This week, we’re highlighting three from our ten most viewed images from our Flickr site. Did you know that we have close to […]

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April 19th, 2011

Tuesday’s Travel Tips – Martha’s Vineyard

This week’s Tuesday’s Travel Tips takes us to Martha’s Vineyard. One of our newest BlueCities, this historic New England summer colony will be our 66th destination. We’ll offer daily nonstop service between the Vineyard and our home at JFK from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend. With warm beach days and cooler summer nights, […]

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April 18th, 2011

You Can’t Make This Shtick Up – Irony

As told by an E190 Captain: I was at a hotel in D.C. waiting for the crew van when I saw an elderly lady across the parking lot fall down. I ran over to help her. My first officer was close behind me. I helped her up and ensured she was not hurt. She did […]

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April 17th, 2011

Helping to Make a Wish for a child in need

Two kids were recently traveling with their parents to Orlando from Portland, Maine with the Make a Wish Foundation, an organization that helps make dreams come true for children with life-threatening medical conditions. Crewmembers in Portland put together goody bags for each of the children. Crewmembers relayed that they had a lot of fun with […]

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April 16th, 2011

How fast can you go? Mr. Non-stop reports from Boston

As the airline with the most non-stop destinations out of Boston, we’re excited to unveil a new ad campaign in Beantown, which features a commercial marking the return to the airwaves for actor John Moschitta, Jr., the “world’s fastest talker,” who starred in a famous commercial for FedEx in the 1980’s. In our new campaign, […]

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