Archive for April 2013

April 19th, 2013

Joining New York’s Carbon Challenge

Dave, our CEO & President, joined New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg at the kickoff to the City’s Carbon Challenge, a new campaign to encourage large corporations like ours to reduce the carbon emissions generated from commercial buildings. Energy use in buildings accounts for 75 percent of New York City’s greenhouse gas emissions, and 80 percent […]

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April 18th, 2013

Announcing Matching Donations to The One Fund Boston

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April 18th, 2013

Tech Thursdays: Make Time Fly with These Games

Welcome to Tech Thursdays, penned by Miguel, tech expert and our Airport Operations Supervisor in San Jose, California. This month’s topic is all play and no work – Miguel’s tips on some cool games on the go that will help make your travel time fly. 85% of smartphone and tablet owners download games on their devices, according […]

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April 18th, 2013

Special Live From T5 (with a view): Lady Antebellum

We’re pleased to take to the streets (or our rooftop) with the next Live From T5 concert, an exclusive live performance by multi-platinum selling trio Lady Antebellum. This intimate concert marks the first time our Live From T5 concert series will take place outside of the airport terminal. Concerts are normally held post-security at Terminal […]

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April 17th, 2013

What’s Your One Thing That’s Green?

We’re looking forward to our tree planting event in New York this weekend. We’re pleased with the turnout of volunteers – we actually have all that we need for this event, but you can still help each and every day by pledging to do One Thing That’s Green. Visit www.jetblue.com/pledge now through April 30 to show how […]

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April 15th, 2013

Boston Marathon Incident

Update 2 p.m. Thursday In a formal coming together of the community following Monday’s tragedy, Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick and Boston Mayor Tom Menino announced the formation of The One Fund Boston, Inc to provide aid for those in need. JetBlue has pledged $100,000 to support the fund, and we continue to work with our crewmembers, customers, […]

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April 15th, 2013

JetBlue to Receive First U.S.-Built A320

Last week our CEO Dave joined Airbus and state and national dignitaries in Mobile, AL, to break ground on their new production facility. The new assembly line will produce A320 family aircraft and will be Airbus’ first U.S.-based production facility. Watch the event replay on www.airbus.com or www.airbusalabama.com and hear representatives from the Gulf Coast community and aviation industry speak […]

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April 14th, 2013

Dallas Crewmembers Walk for Wishes

Our Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) area crewmembers recently laced up their sneakers for the Make a Wish Foundation. They took part in the Walk for Wishes 5K, which raised money to help children in Texas who have been diagnosed with a life-threatening medical condition. The DFW team raised more than $1,000 for the cause!

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April 13th, 2013

Boston takes a splash for Save the Harbor/Save the Bay

Our Boston crewmembers recently braved chilly temperatures at Revere Beach for the annual Save the Harbor/Save the Bay initiative. More than one dozen crewmembers joined together to raise $500 for the cause, which rallies around keeping Boston Harbor and Massachusetts Bay restored and protected. Their fundraising was part of a larger effort from Boston’s beach […]

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April 12th, 2013

Welcoming Aer Lingus into JFK’s Terminal 5!

This week we officially welcome Aer Lingus, Ireland’s flag carrier, to our home, Terminal 5 at JFK. At an event in Terminal 5 earlier this week, Scott Laurence, our Vice President of Network Planning and Partnerships was joined by Aer Lingus’ Kevin Reichart, Vice President Customer Service and Jack Foley, Executive Vice President North America. […]

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