Archive for November 2011

November 30th, 2011

JetBlue Crewmembers Fight Breast Cancer ‘One Quarter At a Time’

Earlier this month, our Jacksonville crewmembers participated in the Bike 26.2 with Donna. The cycling event took place in Hanna Park in Florida and all proceeds went to the Mayo Clinic and The Donna Foundation, charitable organizations dedicated to supporting the needs of women living with breast cancer. We were a sponsor of the event, […]

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November 29th, 2011

JetBlue Pilots Over Afghanistan

One of our pilots is currently serving our country in Afghanistan and recently sent us this photo of him flying an F-16. Closely behind the jet is a KC-10, with another one of our crewmembers onboard helping to refuel the F-16. Thank you to our crewmembers and all those who have served, or are currently […]

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November 28th, 2011

Boston Gets New Gates!

Last week, we opened two brand new gates in our new space at Logan International Airport in Boston – and there’s still one more gate to go! Our gates were acquired from AirTran and our new space looks beautiful. Great work to our teams for a job well done!

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November 27th, 2011

JetBlue Mentioned on NBC’s “The Office”

If you love the wit and faux vérité style of The Office, then you’ll be happy to know that we received a mention on a recent episode! When discussing iPhones with Jim, Robert sarcastically mentions email notifications about JetBlue one-way flights to Buffalo. Watch the full funny episode below:

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November 26th, 2011

Rescue 4 FDNY Visits JetBlue

Recently, our Hangar 81 at JFK hosted the Rescue 4 FDNY team which “borrowed” our aircraft for familiarization training. The first responders learned all about our aircraft, and our team provided information during a two hour classroom training and hands-on training onboard the aircraft. One of the drivers of the training session was our own […]

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November 25th, 2011

Woman Behind The Voice at 200 Airports

Have you ever given thought to that disembodied voice that melodically instructs you to remove your luggage from the carousel or tells you what gate your flight will be departing out of? Maybe you’ve never paid too much attention to that voice, but you know what we’re talking about. “Please stand clear of the closing […]

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November 24th, 2011

Giving Thanks On Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving! For those not familiar, Thanksgiving is a holiday celebrated mainly in the United States and Canada, a tradition handed down from the first Europeans to land in North America who  marked the end of the harvest season by gathering and enjoying the collective fruits of their labor. Thanksgiving as we know it today […]

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November 22nd, 2011

Preparing for a Busy Holiday Travel Weekend

Turkeys are defrosting, yams are baking, and folks are packing to make the journey to spend Thanksgiving with friends and family. Is JetBlue a part of your Thanksgiving plans? If so – thank you! Here’s how the weekend is shaping up. Delays are possible, but as our Chief Operating Officer Rob says in this video […]

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November 22nd, 2011

Wings for Autism Event In Boston Helps Families Fly

More than 400 people turned out for our second Wings for Autism event at our Boston station this past Saturday. For many families, this was the first time they stepped inside an airport, let alone onboard a plane (which meant 10 years for some people). The idea behind Wings for Autism was to create a […]

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November 21st, 2011

Announcing Fort Lauderdale to Kingston Service!

At a special event in Kingston, Jamaica this afternoon, we announced our intention to grow services from the island’s capital and largest city next spring, with twice daily nonstop flights to Ft. Lauderdale, Florida beginning April 30, 2012.  To celebrate, customers traveling between May 3 and June 13, 2012 can book sale flights today through […]

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