Archive for May 2011

May 17th, 2011

Crewmembers support Wings for Autism Day at BOS

As Boston’s largest carrier and a company known for its caring Crewmembers, we were the obvious choice when Massport was looking for an airline partner for a special community service event it was planning. On Saturday, May 14, we participated in Massport’s first ever “Wings for Autism Day” supporting the Charles River Center for Autistic […]

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May 16th, 2011

You Can’t Make This Shtick Up – L as in…

As told by a Customer Support Crewmember: When I was a reservations agent I received a call from an elderly woman and asked her for her confirmation number.  As most people do, she struggled to come up with words that would represent the letter she was calling out (i.e. B as in baked beans (for […]

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May 15th, 2011

West Palm Beach Crewmember clean a beach, with a little help from a friend

Our West Palm Beach Crewmembers assisted Palm Beach County in the cleanup of nearby Boynton Beach. Working alongside Crewmembers from Fort Lauderdale, the team cleaned up a 2-mile stretch of beach, collecting 12 extra large bags of trash in total. Thank you to the Crewmembers from PBI and FLL for beautifying Boynton Beach!

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May 14th, 2011

One Thing That’s Green in Las Vegas

This Earth Day, our Las Vegas Crewmembers trekked out to the desert along with United Way and a few other green-minded groups to clean up the area. The group picked up tires, mattresses, clothes, bottles, cans and more. LAS General Manager Patrick Ryan said, “Thanks to One Thing That’s Green, there is a little spot […]

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May 13th, 2011

“Glee” star Matthew Morrison teams up with JetBlue

JetBlue is proud to support music education in public schools through the VH1 Save The Music Foundation and we’re sponsoring a special fundraising event at the Hard Rock Cafe in Times Square for this important organization with “Glee” star Matthew Morrison. This Songwriters Music Series: NY Edition will benefit our long-standing partner and is sure […]

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May 12th, 2011

April Traffic Up 6.1%

We’re reporting our preliminary traffic results for April 2011. Traffic in April increased 6.1 percent from April 2010, on a capacity increase of 7.1 percent. Load factor for April 2011 was 79.7 percent, a decrease of 0.8 points from April 2010. Our preliminary completion factor was 99.0 percent and our on-time (1) performance was 68.4 percent. […]

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May 12th, 2011

Customers Pose With the Stars (Or Their Wax Figures)

Yesterday, we launched our Hollywood to Hollywood service, serving Fort Lauderdale’s Hollywood International Airport from LAX. Inaugural Customers had the pleasure of meeting Jane Lynch and Lady Gaga, who were stationed at the airport to greet them, or at least their wax figures were.

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May 11th, 2011

Hooray for Hollywood to Hollywood:Daily Nonstop Service from Los Angeles/LAX to Ft. Lauderdale Begins Today

We’re proud to launch our ‘Hollywood to Hollywood’ flight today with daily nonstop service between Los Angeles International (LAX) and Ft. Lauderdale’s Hollywood International (FLL) airports. To celebrate, Lady Gaga and Jane Lynch’s wax figures will meet inaugural Customers and travel to Florida for a quick getaway before Florida’s sunny beaches melt their waxy ways. […]

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May 10th, 2011

NEW: Tuesday’s Travel Tips, Westchester Airport

Welcome to the NEW Tuesday’s Travel Tips, where we serve up insider tips on navigating our BlueCity network from our own Crewmembers. This week’s tip comes from Corporate Communications Manager Bryan and his tip is about HPN, or Westchester Airport in New York. ————————————————————————————————————————- Westchester County Airport is the kind of airport we locals don’t […]

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May 9th, 2011

Go Places with JetBlue and Get Points to Go Even More Places

You might remember a couple of months ago we introduced Go Places, a new and fun way for you to rack up TrueBlue points just by checking in on Facebook when you travel with us. Now, we’re sweetening the pot by letting you earn even more rewards points! You can now earn 100 points each […]

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