Archive for June 2011

June 30th, 2011

Bikes fly free on JetBlue!

For the eight straight year, cycling fans everywhere are invited to join us this July to view continuous, live coverage of the 2011 Tour de France in-flight. We’re also waiving our $50 bike fee for Customers traveling throughout the month of July. Beginning Saturday, July 2 at 8 a.m. ET at the grand start from […]

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June 30th, 2011

Our next partner: Qatar Airways!

Today we’re pleased to announce our 11th airline partner: Qatar Airways! Effective today, we’re interlining with Qatar Airways on their daily nonstop flights from JFK and Washington Dulles to Doha, Qatar. From the airline’s hub at Doha International Airport, our Customers will be able to connect to destinations across the globe from Africa to Australia, […]

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June 29th, 2011

You Can’t Make This Shtick Up – Turtles

A little birdy (or the major news outlets) may have told you that turtles caused a minor shuffle this morning at JFK Airport in New York. While JetBlue saw no significant delays, the turtles were unsuccessful in getting on a flight to the Caribbean. Maybe next time fellas. Funny enough, it’s not the first time […]

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June 29th, 2011

Announcing Hartford – San Juan service!

The growth continues – and just in time for winter in chilly New England! Starting in January 2012, we’ll connect Hartford and San Juan with a daily nonstop flight aboard the A320 — less than a year after kicking off service to Connecticut’s capital! Did you know that Hartford has the second-highest concentration of people […]

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June 27th, 2011

Compliments come in all shapes and sizes, not unlike shoes

When Customer Sarah was flying between Chicago and Fort Myers, she lost one of her shoes. She was so grateful (and amused) by the humor and care that RSW Airport Operations Crewmember Robert provided in speaking with her and ensuring that she got her valued footwear back that she wrote a letter of appreciation. Read […]

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June 26th, 2011

Our CEO Dave helps kick off Soar with Reading summer

Our CEO Dave visited P.S. 185 in Harlem, New York Friday to kick off the “Soar with Reading” summer initiative. The Soar with Reading project was launched in conjunction with PBS KIDS and aims to keep children reading wherever they go this summer – with a combination of in-flight and online literacy resources, community reading […]

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June 25th, 2011

JetBlue named Best Domestic Airline in North America

We’re proud to be named the Best Domestic Airline North America at the 2011 World Airline Awards.  The award was announced earlier this week at the Paris Air Show. More than 18 million airline passengers voted for more than 200 airlines.  Virgin America came in second place and WestJet third. Learn more about the World […]

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June 23rd, 2011

JetBlue and PBS KIDS Launch Soar with Reading Initiative This Summer

School may be out for the summer, but that doesn’t mean the learning needs to stop. We’re pleased to launch a project with PBS KIDS that aims to keep children reading wherever they go this summer – with a combination of in-flight and online literacy resources, community reading events and a partnership with First Book, […]

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June 22nd, 2011

You Can’t Make This Shtick Up – “Movies”

As told by our Airports Crewmember The couple of minutes that we have with each Customer is special to me. I love trying to build rapport with them. This past Saturday morning was a little different than others because of a canceled flight from the night before. We had a few Customers that were frustrated […]

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June 21st, 2011

Robyn “Dances On Her Own” Live from T5!

Last night international pop star Robyn rocked out our T5 terminal at JFK with her piercing eyes and peppy stage presence. Contest winners along with surprised and delighted Customers passing through got caught up in the Robyn energy and danced and sang right along with the artist. Check out Robyn’s latest album, “Body Talk” and […]

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