Archive for April 2011

April 10th, 2011

Shop at MUJI and help Japan in a time of need

Our Business Partner MUJI in the T5 Marketplace at JFK has set up a donation box, where 100% of the contributions will go to organizations that directly help victims recover from the devastating earthquake and tsunami. A portion of your purchase will also be donated to the tsunami relief fund when you buy select products […]

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April 9th, 2011

Vote for JetBlue for Best Domestic Airline

TravelAge West Magazine has nominated JetBlue for its annual Wave Award in the category of Best Domestic Airline. We’re up against American, Continental, Delta, and Hawaiian. Voting takes place throughout April and the winner will be announced on June 2. Vote early and often for us!

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April 8th, 2011

Weekly Airline News Roundup – Stand up for tall people

This week the airline industry took a beating because some of its planes have taken a beating from being in the air for decades (note: our average fleet age is five years).  Southwest became the poster child because of a five-foot-long crack found on one of its 737s. The discovery caused Southwest to ground a […]

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April 7th, 2011

If there was any mistaking who inhabits Terminal 5 at JFK before…

…there won’t be now. Construction was just completed on a gigantic JetBlue logo on the upper roadway, built to greet departing Customers and further mark our home at T5. You may recall seeing a drawing (see image on the right) of the design in the October 2010 edition of Fast Company, which featured  Fiona Morrisson, our Director […]

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April 7th, 2011

And the Blue Pic(K) Winner is…!

About the photo/photographer: “Amor”, translation “love” was taken in small village called Rio San Juan on the north coast of the Dominican Republic on one of my vacations there. 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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April 6th, 2011

What’s Your Blue Pic(K) of the Week?

Welcome to this week’s edition of Blue Pic(K) of the Week, where we ask you to vote on your favorite JetBlue or BlueCity pic snapped by one of Crewmembers or Customers. 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 […]

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April 5th, 2011

Tuesday’s Travel Tips – Anchorage

This week’s Tuesday’s Travel Tips takes us to Anchorage! This northern soon-to-be BlueCity is in the largest state in America, though it has one of the smallest populations (which means more land for each person!). Anchorage is a unique city culturally and geographically. The city is largely defined geographically (and arguably psychologically as well) by […]

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April 5th, 2011

New York Starlet JetBlue Becomes the Official and Exclusive Airline of the 2011 Tribeca Film Festival

We’re proud to announce our leading role as the Official & Exclusive Airline of the 2011 Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), one of the world’s premier celebrations of independent film and culture. JetBlue will be the Co-Sponsor of the Spotlight section, the Festival’s  narrative and documentary program which features major talent and notable subject matter, as […]

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April 4th, 2011

Get-A-Dress Getaway Contest Winner Announced!

The votes are in! The lucky winner of the Get-A-Dress and Getaway with a JetBlue Getaways package is “Disney Dumbos!” Congrats to the winning team and all the teams that participated! We invited future brides with a team of up to five friends to attend the Filene’s Basement Running of the Brides® event which took […]

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April 4th, 2011

Agreement with ViaSat formalized

We’re pleased to announce today a definitive agreement with ViaSat to deploy the first Ka-band commercial aviation broadband network using ViaSat-1, the world’s highest capacity Ka-band satellite. The agreement formalizes the memorandum of understanding, entered into last September, in which the companies announced their intention to create the industry’s best in-flight broadband for commercial aviation, […]

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