Archive for May 2012

May 15th, 2012

Now Partnering With Turkish Airlines!

Our 19th airline partner is here! Today we’re pleased to announce a new interline agreement with Turkish Airlines, the rapidly growing global airline. If you haven’t been keeping tabs on Turkish lately, you might know they’re a whole lot more than just Turkey. In fact, the airline serves the most destinations of any European airline […]

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May 15th, 2012

Nonstop: West Palm Beach to San Juan!

Today we launched our 13th destination from San Juan Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport (SJU): Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) in Florida. To celebrate, flights are on sale now for as low as $93 each way from West Palm Beach today through May 25, 2012, at www.jetblue.com/new, for travel between May 29 and June 21, […]

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May 15th, 2012

Happy National Chocolate Chip Day!

Today marks an important unofficial holiday, National Chocolate Chip Day! On this day, we pay homage to those delectable chocolate morsels that melt in your mouth (and sometimes in your hands), and all of the wonderful treats with chocolate chips that you might enjoy. If you’re traveling with us today, celebrate the special day with […]

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May 14th, 2012

JetBlue Awarded Slots to Fly New Capital-to-Capital Service

Today we were granted a beyond-perimeter slot exemption from the United States Department of Transportation which will enable our to launch new nonstop “capital-to-capital” service from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport to a unique and sought-after destination: San Juan, Puerto Rico. We hope to start service this fall. Our new flights will be the only […]

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May 14th, 2012

It’s A Sign! New Long Island City Sign Approved

3-2-1 liftoff! The New York City Council has approved a measure allowing us to place our big blue logo on the roof of our Long Island City Support Center. We’re excited to move forward with next steps and the creation of the sign that will adorn our new home. What will the structure look like? […]

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May 13th, 2012

Happy Mother’s Day!

Today we honor all of those mothers in body and spirit who helped to raise and support, love and guide us. We at JetBlue salute all of the moms who work each day to provide the best possible lives and futures for their children of all ages. Without the moms of the world, we’d be […]

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May 12th, 2012

Big Sweep Clean Up in North Carolina

Triangle Impact, a non-profit organization that connects residents of the Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill area with local volunteer opportunities, received some extra help from our crewmembers recently. Airport Operations crewmembers participated in the organization’s Big Sweep clean-up event, where they removed litter from the waterways, lakes, and streams at White Deer Park.

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May 11th, 2012

April Traffic Up 14.5%!

Our traffic in April increased 14.5 percent from April 2011, on a capacity increase of 7.1 percent. Load factor for April 2012 was 85.2 percent, an increase of 5.5 points from April 2011. Our preliminary completion factor was 99.9 percent and our on-time (1) performance was 86.7 percent.  Our preliminary passenger revenue per available seat […]

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May 10th, 2012

Flight 510

Update 1:40 p.m. ET Upon boarding Flight 510 at Fort Lauderdale International Airport on Tuesday evening, a customer’s boarding pass was flagged in our system as being on the No Fly list. We notified and collaborated with TSA. TSA cleared the customers to travel on JetBlue. We are investigating this particular incident. We believe this […]

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May 10th, 2012

A Day in the Life: Brand Design

Welcome to A Day in the Life, where we take you behind the scenes at JetBlue to learn more about the important jobs that work in concert together to run a major airline. This time, we visit with Chris, Lashonne and Jaclyn, the design wing of our Brand team, who have some of the most […]

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