Archive for December 2011

December 15th, 2011

Now Flying Boston To St. Thomas!

Today we celebrate inaugural seasonal service to the warm and tropical U.S. Virgin Islands, with at least five weekly flights between Logan International Airport (BOS) and St. Thomas International Airport (STT). The southbound flight to St. Thomas will operate non-stop, and the northbound flight to Boston will operate via San Juan, Puerto Rico. As a […]

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December 14th, 2011

November Traffic up 10.9%!

Our preliminary results for November 2011 show that traffic increased 10.9 percent from November 2010, on a capacity increase of 7.7 percent! Load factor for November 2011 was 83.3 percent, an increase of 2.4 points from November 2010. Our preliminary completion factor was 99.9 percent and our on-time (1) performance was 85.8 percent.  Our preliminary […]

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December 14th, 2011

Más San Juan, Más JetBlue!

As Puerto Rico’s largest carrier, we’re pleased to announce our most recent additions from San Juan Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport (SJU): Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) beginning April 25, 2012 and Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) beginning May 15, 2012. With this latest announcement, we’ll offer a total of 13 destinations from San Juan. […]

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December 13th, 2011

Get It While It’s Hot! Nonstop Boston to Dallas Now on Sale!

Last week we announced that we’ll start flying nonstop between Boston and Dallas/Fort Worth, our 71st BlueCity. Today tickets go on sale for service beginning May 1, 2012 for just $129 each way for travel between May 1 and June 27, 2012. Don’t delay; head to jetblue.com and book today! Sale lasts today through December […]

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December 13th, 2011

Joining Go Places Gets Even Better!

Earlier this year we introduced a neat (and easy) way to rack up TrueBlue points by checking in on Facebook when you travel with us. Then in May, we sweetened the deal by adding more points for the taking to the pot. Now, we’re making it even more enticing to check in when you check […]

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December 12th, 2011

Up, Up and Away To the Virgin Islands!

Today we celebrate our inaugural service to the U.S. Virgin Islands with twice-daily flights between San Juan’s Luis Munoz Marin International Airport (SJU) and St. Thomas International Airport (STT) and once-daily flights between San Juan and St. Croix International Airport (STX). These two new destinations bring us to 70 cities total that we serve across […]

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December 11th, 2011

Ready Team Receives Recognition For Volunteer Efforts

It’s been an exciting year for our JetBlue Ready Team, supporting numerous volunteer efforts and making deployments across the country to help those in need. In June, the team had its first national deployment to Bismarck (a city we do not fly to), in order to support residents who were forced to flee from their […]

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December 10th, 2011

JFK Gives Back This Holiday Season

Earlier this week, our JFK crewmembers hosted a toy drive for the kids at Forestdale – an organization that helps support children in foster homes, along with their birth parents who are often homeless. To bring some cheer to those children who may not have a family or live in homeless shelters – or to […]

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December 9th, 2011

Gossip Girl Filming at T5!

As New York’s Hometown Airline, what better place to film an episode of the NYC-centric show Gossip Girl than JFK?! The shoot for the hit CW show took place overnight with a large team on the set. The episode is scheduled to air in February, so keep an eye out for your favorite airline on […]

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December 8th, 2011

Unpacked: Turbulence

Welcome back to our third edition of Unpacked, where we demystify hot topics in the airline industry. This time around we’re going to look at things that go bump in the night (or day), otherwise known as turbulence. Turbulence is essentially fluctuations in patches of air that make you feel like you’re off-roading in a […]

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