Archive for July 2011

July 24th, 2011

Favorite Tweets

@GPHemsley “Delta SkyMiles commercial: “Can your card let you get your first bag free?” Me: “No, but my airline can.” <3 @JetBlue.” Check out more of our favorite tweets at http://twitter.com/#!/JetBlue/favorites.

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July 23rd, 2011

JetBlue attends Aviation High School graduation

Maintenance ASAP Controller Sergio recently attended the 2011 graduation ceremony for Aviation High School in Long Island City, New York. The school had 360 candidates for graduation, and more than 300 will be taking the FAA exam towards receiving either their airframe or powerplant certificate. Who knows, some of them may be working for JetBlue […]

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July 22nd, 2011

Orlando Celebrates Safety

Our Crewmembers in Orlando recently hosted a Safety Day where all different workgroups came together in one location to discuss the importance of safety and to review good safety practices. They enjoyed a full schedule of activities and opportunities, including lots of good prizes!

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July 21st, 2011

JetBlue historic flight Carmaggedon 405 cookie

The 405 freeway construction may be completed but the “Carmageddon” fun keeps on coming! One of our customers from our $4 or $5 “Carmageddon” flights between Burbank and Long Beach this past weekend decided not to gobble up our specially-made 405 cookies that we gave out. He instead put it on sale on eBay to […]

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July 21st, 2011

Presidential Hopeful Jets Blue

Our Boston Crewmembers Osmany, Judy and Manny relayed it was just another day at work, helping potential future presidents fly the JetBlue network. We know the actual president gets his or her own plane, but we welcome all candidates to jet with us!

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July 20th, 2011

Long Beach Tells Us Where to Park it

The long-awaited new Long Beach Airport parking structure is finally here! The much-needed facility is a huge improvement to the Customer experience at Long Beach, and makes life easier for Crewmembers, too. The airport held a ribbon cutting ceremony last week to celebrate the milestone. Thank you to LGB Ground Ops Crewmember Stephen Tornblom for attending and taking […]

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July 19th, 2011

Ice Cold Alaska! Get It While It’s Cool (and the prices are hot)!

We’re offering a special featured fare of just $149 to get away from the heat and humidity that is summer in the continental U.S. of A. and escape to the Big Wild which offers much cooler summer weather (not to mention a plethora of dazzling sights and sounds). Can you say muskox and moose and […]

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July 18th, 2011

Photos: Our Carmageddon flights between Burbank and Long Beach

“JetBlue welcomes you to Long Beach,” an Inflight Crewmember announced on one of Saturday’s Carmageddon flights. “The local time is 20 minutes after you left.” The flight time may have been short, but we certainly weren’t short on fun this past Saturday when we ran two flights between Burbank and Long Beach to offer travelers […]

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July 18th, 2011

L.A. cyclists out-pace JetBlue “Carmageddon” flight

One of the biggest stories to come out of “Carmageddon” – the much-hyped closure this weekend of the 405 Freeway in Los Angeles – turned out to be less about gridlock on city streets and more about the Wolfpack Hustle’s challenge to race our Burbank to Long Beach flight (we weren’t racing them – safety […]

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July 17th, 2011

Celebrity Bachelor Pilot Jake Poses With JetBlue

A most special flight was diverted to Richmond due to weather and guess who was the operating pilot? None other than that gorgeous, fine, Jake from the Bachelor!  Jake spotted JetBlue Airport Operations Crewmember Robin and asked her for help because there was no other airline staff to be found out of four airlines that […]

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