Archive for May 2012

May 23rd, 2012

Vote JetBlue for Budget’s Travel Awards!

It’s that time again – a humble ask from our fans to please vote for us for Budget Travel magazine’s third annual Reader’s Choice Awards.

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May 22nd, 2012

JetBlue Is Proud To Support Long Beach Pride!

Last weekend our crewmembers volunteered their time to represent JetBlue at the 29th Annual Long Beach Lesbian and Gay Pride Celebration! For the first time ever in the history of our nine years of sponsoring the festival, we entered a “float” into the 160-entry long Pride Parade. Parade-goers loved our signature Terra Blue Chips and […]

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May 21st, 2012

Wings For Autism Takes Flight For Third Year

On Saturday, our third Wings for Autism event took place at our Boston station and close to 500 participants turned out. For many families, this was the first time they stepped inside an airport—let alone board a plane—since welcoming an autistic child into their family; that meant 15 or more years for some people. Since […]

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May 20th, 2012

Seattle Relays For Life

Our Seattle crewmembers recently participated in the SeaTac Relay for Life walk held right at the airport from 6 a.m. – 6 p.m.! Depending on their schedules, our crewmembers jumped in and out of the walk, which was a half-mile from the food court in Terminal A to Gate A14 and then back—not just once, […]

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May 19th, 2012

Welcoming Our Newest A320 Aircraft!

Welcome home “Got Blue!” Our Orlando crewmembers welcomed the newest addition to our fleet—tail N804JB yesterday. After finishing up at the Airbus facility, our 122th A320 departed on it ferry flight from Toulouse Blagnac Airport in France at approximately 8:00 a.m. local time, making a quick fuel stop at Goose Bay Airport in Canada, arriving […]

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May 18th, 2012

JetBlue Is “Doing Good in the Neighborhood”

In addition to flying people to their friends, family for work and for play around our 71-city network and providing excellence in customer service, part of our mission to “bring humanity back to air travel,” involves engaging our crewmembers to do acts of volunteerism in their communities and the communities that we serve. In the […]

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May 18th, 2012

Mary Neff named Vice President Supply Chain

We’re pleased to announce the appointment of Mary Neff to the position of Vice President – Supply Chain. Mary joined JetBlue in 2006, and most recently served as Director, Operations Program Management Office. She will report to Chief Financial Officer Mark Powers. In her new role, Mary will be responsible for the planning of corporate […]

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May 17th, 2012

Calling All Wannabe Filmmakers!

We’re teaming up with Tropfest, the world’s largest short film festival, as it makes it debut in our hometown of New York and are calling all wannabe filmmakers! Enter your one-minute film to BlueFlicks Contest for a chance to win 2 tickets on JetBlue to NYC to see your film featured at @Tropfest, the world’s […]

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May 17th, 2012

We’re Soaring Into Summer: Now Flying Boston to Nantucket!

We’re springing into summer today with inaugural seasonal service from Boston’s Logan International Airport (BOS) to Nantucket Memorial Airport (ACK). We’ll fly islanders in comfort with daily jet service to our 45th nonstop destination out of Logan through September 4. To celebrate, New England beach-seekers that take two roundtrip flights between Boston and Nantucket can […]

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May 16th, 2012

Travel Rally Day in Orlando

More than 100 Floridians—travel industry representatives, local politicians, and voters—came together at Travel Rally Day in Orlando, where the Vote Travel Bus Tour landed recently. The tour supports the Vote Travel Campaign mission—to communicate the impact of travel to policymakers and candidates running for office. Stopping in selected U.S. cities, the bus set up camp […]

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