Archive for July 2011

July 16th, 2011

Comedian D.L. Hughley Jets through Richmond

Comedian D.L. Hughley recently jetted with us through Richmond and stopped to pose for a picture with our Airports Crewmember Robin. D.L. is perhaps best known for his leading role on the ABC sitcom The Hughleys,

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July 15th, 2011

JFK AirTrain service to be replaced by shuttles overnight

Due to terminal construction, AirTrain JFK Howard Beach service including the Lefferts Blvd. Station and all service to the terminals will be suspended DURING EVENING HOURS starting at 9 p.m. this Sunday, July 17 through 7 a.m. on Friday, August 19, 2011. Daytime service is not affected. The Port Authority will operate a free shuttle […]

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July 14th, 2011

Not Quite JetBlue’s Flight Plan, But Fun Nonetheless

While we’re all sold out of our $4 or $5 Burbank to Long Beach flights to escape the traffic in Los Angeles this weekend when a 10-mile stretch of the 405 is closed for construction, you can still take advantage of our 40.5% discount off airfare on Getaways vacation packages to Las Vegas, including an […]

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July 13th, 2011

405 Freeway Closure? We’re So Over It!

You may have heard of ‘Carmageddon,’ a.k.a. the 405 Freeway closure, coming to a Los Angeles near you this weekend. Local citizens have been warned to steer clear of their cars, draw their blinds and hide in bed because the traffic nightmare that will take place is even worse than the usual traffic nightmare that […]

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July 13th, 2011

June Traffic Increases 7.2%

Our traffic in June increased 7.2 percent from June 2010, on a capacity increase of 10.0 percent. Load factor for June 2011 was 82.1 percent, a decrease of 2.1 points from June 2010. Our preliminary completion factor was 99.1 percent and our on-time (1) performance was 73.5 percent. Our preliminary passenger revenue per available seat […]

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July 12th, 2011

Hartford to San Juan Flights on Sale Now!

Our new nonstop flight between Hartford’s Bradley International Airport (BDL) and San Juan’s Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport (SJU) is on sale today through July 15, 2011 at www.jetblue.com as low as $119 each way for travel between January 5 and February 15, 2012. The daily San Juan service begins on January 5, 2012. Our […]

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July 11th, 2011

Dominican Republic Fee Waiver

Due to a mass transit strike in the Dominican Republic, we will waive fees and fare differences for Customers traveling Monday, July 11, 2011 to/from the following cities: Santo Domingo (SDQ) Santiago (STI) Puerto Plata (POP) Punta Cana (PUJ) All customers traveling to/from the airports listed above are encouraged to check the status of their flight […]

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July 11th, 2011

You Can’t Make This Shtick Up – Stuck On You

As told by a Ground Operations Crewmember: Enjoying one of my favorite benefits of working for JetBlue, I was flying non-revenue to my hometown of Syracuse, New York. I patiently waited for all the Customers to board and my name was called for a seat assignment. The last few Customers were still in line when […]

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July 9th, 2011

Customers send in kudos following Boston Globe ad

To celebrate our Crewmembers’ contributions to our seventh J.D. Power win, last week we placed the below ad in the Boston Globe with a call for Customers to tweet their kudos for our Crewmembers! We received many great submissions, a selection of which are posted here. A few great tweets! sonear: Thank you Cpt Karen […]

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July 8th, 2011

JetBlue Steps Up to Help Extreme Makeover: Home Edition

“Extreme Makeover: Home Edition,” recently traveled to South Jordan, Utah to surprise the Gomez Family with a knock on their door that changed their lives, and JetBlue was there to help! Crewmembers from our Salt Lake Support Center willingly donated their time to build a home for Jonah and his family in just seven days! […]

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