Archive for January 2012

January 16th, 2012

Honoring Martin Luther King Day

Today we celebrate Martin Luther King Day in the United States, honoring the legacy of Dr. King as his wisdom and actions continue to inspire us to work together to promote inclusion and diversity to create a better tomorrow. Dr. King stands out as one of our most inspirational citizens; his universal messages of peace, […]

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January 15th, 2012

Adding Color To Young Lives

Our crewmembers down in Fort Myers, Florida recently spent time at a local children’s hospital, and the afternoon turned into a blanket coloring party! Some of the children were terminally ill, and our crewmembers were amazed at their positive outlook and energetic spirit. Everyone had such a good time, that they already scheduled another coloring […]

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January 14th, 2012

Train Travels By (JetBlue) Plane

Our airport operations crewmember LeeAnn poses with Patrick Monahan, lead singer and songwriter from the famed American pop band Train at our LAX station.

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January 13th, 2012

Future JetBlue Pilot Shows Off His Stuff

Owen, pictured above, took a very momentous JetBlue flight to Boston last summer. That is when his obsession and love for JetBlue began. Since then, the 3 1/2 year-old eagerly looks forward to trips to visit his grandma and JetBlue Airport Operations crewmember, Julie, at our Long Beach station, so he can see ‘his’ airport […]

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January 12th, 2012

Nonstop Hartford to West Palm Beach Takes Flight Today!

Today we take to the skies with year-round new daily nonstop flight between Hartford-Springfield’s Bradley International Airport (BDL) and West Palm Beach International Airport (PBI). With the addition of new service to San Juan, Puerto Rico last week, this is our fourth destination added from Hartford-Springfield since we first launched service from Bradley International in […]

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January 12th, 2012

December Traffic Up 14.3%

Our preliminary traffic results for December 2011 are in! Traffic in December increased 14.3 percent from December 2010, on a capacity increase of 17.1 percent. Load factor for December 2011 was 80.2 percent, a decrease of 1.9 points from December 2010. Our preliminary completion factor was 99.9 percent and our on-time (1) performance was 83.5 […]

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January 11th, 2012

Earn 10,000 TrueBlue Points When You Book South African!

We’re teaming up with our partners over at South African Airways to make travel in the New Year even more rewarding – with 10,000 TrueBlue® points!  Just book your New York or Washington, DC (Dulles) – originating SAA flights between now and January 20th, 2012 for departures between Jan. 15th and March 31st, 2012 and […]

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January 10th, 2012

JetBlue Featured in Google’s Think Quarterly

Think Quarterly by Google is an online resource for people and organizations who are interested in all things digital. This month’s “Speed Issue” focuses on the faster-than-light pace of technology, and features an interview with Marty St. George, our Senior Vice President of Marketing and Commercial Strategy. Marty talks about social media, and its role […]

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January 9th, 2012

JetBlue is Starry-Eyed for Ellie Goulding’s Live From T5 Performance!

Customers traveling through our home base of operations, T5 at New York’s JFK, will be surprised with an exclusive live performance by UK artist Ellie Goulding on Thursday, January 19, 2012 as part of our latest Live From T5 concert. The self-taught singer rose to the top of the UK album charts following the release […]

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January 8th, 2012

A Potential Future JetBlue-r Visits

We recently had a prospective JetBlue crewmember visit us for the day: Eighth grade student Andrew who lives in New York. During his visit, Andrew had the chance to interview one of our E-190 First Officers for a school writing assignment. During the interview, Andrew asked the tough questions and was met with responses from […]

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