Archive for October 2011

October 31st, 2011

A Note From Our COO

“Hi, my name is Rob Maruster and I’m the Chief Operating Officer of JetBlue and I’m coming to you from our System Operations Control Center here in Forest Hills, New York. As many of you now know, JetBlue had six flights divert to Hartford, Connecticut over the weekend, due to various runway congestion and other […]

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October 30th, 2011

Dreaming Of A White Halloween? Information Regarding This Weekend’s Storm

Some people dream of a white Christmas; apparently Mother Nature was dreaming of a white Halloween this weekend. Winter reared its ugly head earlier than usual yesterday, causing a major crease in air travel. On top of the obvious operational hiccups to flying airplanes in bad weather - wind, rain, hail, snow and ice – an additional unfortunate […]

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October 30th, 2011

DCA JetBlue Crewmembers Help Local Kids

Earlier this month, our DCA Crewmember Dawn had the opportunity to participate in the Jumpstart program at the U.S. Capitol. Jumpstart partners Corps members with preschool children living in lower-income neighborhoods in and around Washington D.C. Together, they work on building language and literacy skills the children need to succeed in school.

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October 29th, 2011

You Above All Billboards Flying High in Puerto Rico!

Our You Above All Campaign made its big debut in Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic this week. Check out the photos of the billboards out and about in Puerto Rico, where we’re looking sharp! A special thank you to our loyal customers on both islands for helping to make us the number one airline!

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October 28th, 2011

Silent Disco at JFK on Halloween!

Next up in our Live From T5 performance series is a Silent Disco. This Halloween, we invite everyone who might be traveling through JFK’s T5 to join our spontaneous Silent Disco dance party! Don’t worry if your moves aren’t up to par with Justin Timberlake’s; the more people that dance, the more fun everyone will […]

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October 27th, 2011

JetBlue Loves Playtime! We’re Teaming Up To Construct A Community Playground in Revere, MA

We’re teaming up with long-time partner KaBOOM! as well as with Revere Neighborhood Developers and the City of Revere to build our 11th playground this Saturday, Oct. 29 at Costa Park in Revere, Massachusetts. The playground build begins with a kickoff ceremony at 8:30 a.m. ET and the ribbon-cutting ceremony will be at 2:30 p.m. […]

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October 27th, 2011

Fee Waivers in Cancun Due to Hurricane Rina

It’s getting cold in the Northeast but hurricane season is still brewing down in the Caribbean. Due to inclement weather resulting from Hurricane Rina, we will waive change/cancel fees and fare differences for customers traveling to/from the following cities meeting the specified travel criteria. Customers may rebook new travel as indicated by calling 1-800-JETBLUE (538-2583) prior to […]

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October 27th, 2011

JetBlue Customers Will Continue To Run on Dunkin’!

We’re pleased to announce today the extension of our partnership with Dunkin’ Donuts to continue to bring customers quality caffeine fixes while in the air. To celebrate our partnership we’ll be surprising 43 people spotted holding a cup of Dunkin’ Donuts coffee tomorrow in Boston with a free round-trip flight to any of our destinations […]

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October 26th, 2011

Third Quarter Financial Results Announced!

We’re pleased this morning to report our results for the third quarter 2011. See below for some highlighted points and check out our press release for the full recap: Operating income for the quarter was $108 million, resulting in a 9.0% operating margin, compared to operating income of $140 million and a 13.6% operating margin […]

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October 25th, 2011

Our Boston Station Sets International Cargo History

On October 8, the first outbound international cargo shipment to the Dominican Republic traveled on Flight 891 BOS-SDQ. To mark this milestone, flags from both nations were displayed at both the departure and arrival stations. Our Cargo team is very excited about the significance of the shipment. “This is definitely an important part of JetBlue […]

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