Archive for August 2012

August 16th, 2012

JetBlue Loves Massachusetts

A little birdy told us about a video contest to convince JetBlue to fly to Worcester. While we don’t know whether ORH is in our future, we do know that we love Massachusetts and we thought the video contest was a fun idea.  In the vein of fun, we produced the below video in response. […]

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August 15th, 2012

50% Off Roundtrip Fares to See The Wanted Live From T5!

We’re making it even easier for fans to attend our upcoming, exclusive Live From T5 performance by the chart-topping British-Irish male pop vocal group The Wanted on Wednesday, August 22 at 6 p.m. ET. Today only, use promo code THEWANTED while supplies last for 50% off roundtrip flights to New York’s JFK on August 22 […]

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August 15th, 2012

Boston Pilots Teach Students About Careers in Aviation

Each year, the Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals (OBAP) partners with the FAA to conduct multiple weeklong Aviation Career Education programs across the nation, and a few of our Boston pilots got involved recently. They volunteered for a week to run a Youth Aviation Camp in St. Thomas. At the camp, they taught high school […]

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August 14th, 2012

Photos: USC Partnership Announcement

Last week, we announced that we are now the official domestic airline of the University of Southern California Athletics! The big celebration of the new partnership included the USC Song Girls, the university’s marching band, and Traveler, and the USC mascot!

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August 13th, 2012

July Traffic Up 7.1%!

Our preliminary traffic results for July 2012 are in! Traffic in July increased 7.1 percent from July 2011, on a capacity increase of 5.5 percent. Load factor for July 2012 was 87.2 percent, an increase of 1.3 points from July 2011. Our preliminary completion factor was 99.3 percent and our on-time (1) performance was 75.5 […]

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August 12th, 2012

The Dog Days of August Are Here!

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August 11th, 2012

JetBlue Supports Long Beach Waterfront Warriors

JetBlue is proud to collaborate once again with the Long Beach Waterfront Warriors, an organization that arranges for service members and their families to enjoy a well-deserved vacation in Long Beach, New York. Last week, our crewmembers in Washington D.C. welcomed these honored guests, who are currently residing at either Walter Reed National Medical Center […]

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August 10th, 2012

Northeast Fee Waivers

Due to inclement weather currently and forecasted to impact the Northeast, we’re waiving change fees and fare differences for those raveling on Friday, August 10, 2012 to/from the following cities: NEW YORK METRO: New York, NY (JFK) New York, NY (LGA) Newark, NJ (EWR) Newburgh, NY (SWF) Westchester County: White Plains, NY (HPN) BOSTON METRO […]

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August 9th, 2012

A Day in the Life: Technical Operations

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 Frank and Jerry on our Technical Operations team, one of the most unpredictable positions at JetBlue. Frank […]

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August 8th, 2012

Help From Some Small Experts for Our 15th Playground Build

We teamed up with our long-time partners Kaboom! and children from Oakland’s Community School for Creative Education for “design day” on our first Bay Area playground build, which will be later this month.  Our team, composed of crewmembers from our Oakland, Sacramento, San Francisco and San Jose stations, joined the important and fun first step […]

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