Archive for February 2012

February 8th, 2012

JetBlue “Bears” It All for Love This Valentine’s Day!

We’ve teamed up with Vermont Teddy Bear to connect four beary-worthy travelers with loved ones this Valentine’s Day. Starting today, the lucky contest winners will travel on JetBlue’s love birds from New York’s John F. Kennedy, Boston’s Logan and Long Beach, Calif. airports to surprise their Valentines in Seattle, Raleigh/Durham, Denver, and Washington D.C. each […]

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February 8th, 2012

Breaking Ground on Fort Lauderdale’s South Runway

Broward County’s Aviation Department recently hosted an official groundbreaking for the South Runway expansion project at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. The $791 million project will lengthen the runway by 8,000 feet and elevate it over the FEC Railroad and Federal Highway. Construction is expected to be completed in 2014 and will result in additional capacity […]

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February 7th, 2012

New JetBlue Commercial Airs!

You might remember a series of hidden camera videos we put out last year highlighting some of the things that set us apart from the others, including first checked bag free, nonstop flights, 36 channels of DirecTV at every seat, and a full can of soda. We were pleased to air a brand new “Ground […]

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February 7th, 2012

Taking JetBlue To The Sky(line) In Our New Home

To mark our presence in our new home in Long Island City, we are planning to construct a 40-foot tall lighted JetBlue sign on the roof of 27-01 Queens Plaza North. It will be constructed on the 8th floor, next to the outdoor terrace. When complete, it will be easily seen from the east side […]

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February 6th, 2012

Psst! We’re On Tonight’s Episode of Gossip Girl!

We told you that Gossip Girl filmed an upcoming episode at our home base of operations at JFK’s T5 – and four of our crewmembers were cast for a scene! We’re excited to share that the episode will air tonight at 8 p.m. ET! Tune in to catch our home on the big screen!

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February 6th, 2012

New jetblue.com iPhone App Take Off!

On Friday we launched our new and improved jetblue.com and mobile.jetblue.com sites and introduced a new iPhone application, refreshing look and feel of our digital offerings with smart technology to personalize and simplify your entire experience — from the point of booking through the time of travel. Our new site boasts Akamai integration for speed […]

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February 5th, 2012

JetBlue Named A Web And Mobile Winner!

The technology performance company Compuware recently named JetBlue as one of the winners of their 2011 Best of the Web Mobile Leaders. This is our second year as a Compuware honoree in this category, and we’re also a 2011 “Silver” award winner in the US Flight Search Transaction category. These performance awards showcase leaders in […]

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February 4th, 2012

New York vs. New England At JetBlue

Two of our hometown teams are going head to head this Sunday, and only one is going home with the championship! With our big presence in New York and New England (we’re the largest domestic carrier in both New York’s JFK and Boston’s Logan), our crewmembers laid down some creative wagers for the game. Among […]

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February 4th, 2012

How JetBlue is Honoring African American History Month

In honor of African American History month, we’re teaming up with First Book to provide 10,000 new books to children in need from five major cities we serve: Boston, New York, Orlando, San Juan and Hartford. Children and teachers may select from the organization’s online bookstore, First Book Marketplace, including titles in the “Exploring Diversity” […]

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February 3rd, 2012

Digital Refresh On The Taxiway!

You may see some changes to jetblue.com this weekend as we unveil our new website! Today, we’re soft-launching our new website, mobile site, and our first iPhone application. We’re excited to bring you lots of cool, new features (which we’ll share more about with you very soon), but soft-launch means that we’ll be working over […]

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