Archive for December 2012

December 11th, 2012

Fun Fast Facts About Our Holiday Operations

Tis the season to be traveling. As such, we decided to check out some fun stats about our operations this holiday. Click on the below to view a larger version and thanks for flying with us!

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December 10th, 2012

Celebrating Our Move to Historic Hangar 8 at Logan

As Boston’s largest airline with more flights in and out than any other carrier at Logan International Airport (BOS), we’re pleased to celebrate our aircraft maintenance base move to Hangar 8. Rob, our Chief Operating Officer along with other airline executives and crewmembers joined Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick; U.S. Congressman Michael Capuano (D-MA); Massachusetts Department […]

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December 10th, 2012

Meet Phil, Our Maintenance Supervisor in Boston

As we celebrate the opening of our new Hangar 8 at Boston’s Logan, we’d be remiss not to mention the secret ingredient to our growth, our people. It’s our 14,500 crewmembers who work each and every day to ensure that our customers receive the very best in product and service. Meet Phil from our Boston […]

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December 8th, 2012

Heisman Trophy Nominees Fly by JetBlue!

We’re proud to once again fly the 2012 Heisman Trophy nominees from Orlando to New York’s JFK for the 78th year of Heisman events. Today, the festivities kick off with the live announcement of the winner at Best Buy Theater in New York City and an annual gala that will take place on Monday. We’re […]

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December 7th, 2012

Washington D.C. to Jacksonville? Yes please!

This week we filed an application with the United States Department of Transportation to receive permission to provide new service from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport to Jacksonville, Florida. These proposed flights would introduce much needed, low fare competitive service in the DCA-Jacksonville, FL (JAX) market, and would offer nonstop daily service between the two […]

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December 7th, 2012

Thanking Our Customers for Their Hurricane Sandy Donations

Hurricane Sandy exceeded the worst expectations, affecting millions of people in the Northeast, including many of our own crewmembers and customers. While we were struck by the devastation of the storm, we were even more overwhelmed by the generosity of our customers. With your thoughtful donation to jetbluegives.org, together we’ve raised more than $820,000 to […]

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December 6th, 2012

Unpacked: Instrument Landing Systems

Welcome to Unpacked, where we demystify hot topics in the airline industry! This time we’re talking about instrument landing systems (ILS). When you think about how planes take off and land, a couple of factors likely come to mind: pilots and air traffic controllers. Oh yes, and planes. Less obvious, though no less important are […]

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December 5th, 2012

Meet the New Long Beach Airport

Long Beach has new digs. For more than two years, construction has been underway on a brand new terminal attached to the landmark terminal, and today, we’ll cut the ribbon to reveal Phase 1 of the Long Beach Airport modernization project before officially opening for business on 12-12-12. The new terminal will house two concourses, […]

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December 5th, 2012

Swing For Good/Bid For Good Charitable Fundraising Raises Over $420,000!

Our annual Swing for Good and Bid for Good efforts combine to make up our largest charitable fundraisers of the year. We are proud to share that this year’s efforts helped to raise $420,000 for our non-profit partners KaBOOM! and PBSKids. As a result of the generosity of our customers, corporate sponsors and crewmembers, each […]

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December 4th, 2012

Live From T5 Il Volo Today!

There’s nothing like a trio of operatic tenors to put you in the holiday spirit. We’re stoked to announce that acclaimed Italian operatic teen trio Il Volo (Italian for “flight”) will be performing a special Live From T5 show at JFK today. If you’re flying with us today at 5 p.m. join us for the […]

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