Archive for October 2012

October 25th, 2012

Third Quarter Results Are In

Today we reported our results for the third quarter 2012. Key findings include: Operating income for the quarter was $113 million, resulting in an 8.6% operating margin, compared to operating income of $108 million and a 9.0% operating margin in the third quarter of 2011. Pre-tax income of $73 million in the third quarter.  This […]

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October 25th, 2012

New Music-Themed Celebrity Auction Items on Bid For Good Online Charity!

Due to overwhelming support from our customers, we have added three new music-themed celebrity auction lots to our Bid For Good online charitable auction, available through November 6 at charitybuzz.com/support/jetblue. Our annual Swing for Good and Bid for Good efforts make up our largest charitable fundraiser of the year.This year, we are poised to hit […]

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October 24th, 2012

Fee Waiver for Tropical Storm Sandy

Due to inclement weather we will waive change/cancel fees and fare differences for people traveling to/from the following cities: Impacted City Original Travel Dates Original Booking Date Rebook Through Date Jamaica  (KIN, MBJ) 10/24 – 10/25/12 10/22/12 10/28/2012 Nassau, Bahamas (NAS) 10/25 – 10/26/12 10/24/12 10/28/2012 Flight may be rebooked for travel through the dates […]

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October 23rd, 2012

New International Terminal in Bogotá!

In an event held last week, presided by Colombian Head of State Juan Manuel Santos, the ribbon was officially cut on Bogotá’s New International Terminal at Eldorado Airport. The new terminal boasts: 104,000 square meters 68 counters 40 self-check kiosks 13 boarding bridges Can handle more than three times the passengers that the existing terminal […]

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October 22nd, 2012

Wingwoman Tracy: Indulge Your Senses with a Fall Vineyard Visit!

Earlier this month, I spent a lovely weekend in Washington’s wine country, and the beauty of the harvest season reminded me why vineyard visits are one of my all-time favorite fall activities. Each wine region offers its own unique charms, beautiful scenery and delicious varieties of wine. Though I do have favorite Virginia vineyards near […]

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October 21st, 2012

Helping Children’s Wishes Fly High

Our crewmembers at the JetBlue University College of Airports recently volunteered to serve breakfast at the Give Kids the World (GKTW) village in Orlando. Give Kids the World is a non-profit organization in central Florida that fulfills the wishes of children with life-threatening illnesses and their families from around the world to experience a memorable […]

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October 20th, 2012

JetBlue Sponsors NY vs. Boston Food Truck Throwdown

New York took on Boston last week at at the JetBlue sponsored Food Truck Throwdown in Boston. We’re proud of your friends at Wafels & Dinges (who served up delicious, Belgian waffles at our recent T5i groundbreaking) for taking home three of the seven prizes. Of course the real winners were the event attendees who […]

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October 19th, 2012

Photos: Our First Music Festival Rocks T5!

Surprised and delighted travelers gathered in the T5 Marketplace throughout the afternoon yesterday to take part in our first Live From T5 music festival. With at least 15 Live From T5 performances under our belt, we partnered with publishing and events company CMJ Network to put on the show. The line-up offered listeners a chance […]

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October 18th, 2012

Android App is Here!

The day you’ve been waiting for is finally here! We’re proud to add the JetBlue app for Android! The app is now available for download in the Google Play store. This highly anticipated app includes all of the same features and functionality as our current iPhone app, including TrueBlue enrollment, itinerary management, Fun Postcards, smart […]

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October 17th, 2012

JetBlue’s Election Protection Hits the Campaign Trail

JetBlue’s Election Protection has sparked a national conversation around what voters will do if “the other guy” wins.  Now, in true campaign style, we’re taking Election Protection to the streets! Today Election Protection will get down to its (grass)roots when the Election Protection campaign vehicle rolls into NYC. Election Protection ambassadors will engage passersby; provide […]

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