Archive for May 2013

May 21st, 2013

Images: KaBOOM! Playground Build in Long Beach, NY

Thanks to the 200 volunteers who joined us this weekend for the Magnolia Park Rebuild. With your help, we built a playground in six hours and brought back play to the kids of Long Beach! As New York’s Hometown Airline we are committed to rebuilding post-Hurricane Sandy, and will build two more playgrounds this year. Learn […]

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May 20th, 2013

Brits vs. Yanks at JFK Hangar 81 for A Good Cause

We’re hosting the fourth annual Airbus A320 plane pull at JFK Hangar 81 today. Some “Bobbies” from London’s Metropolitan Police Department will go head-to-head in time trials against JFK Crewmembers, British Airways crew, TSA employees, as well as New York’s Finest State Troopers and other local authorities. Both sides of the pond are joining forces to […]

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May 19th, 2013

T5i Topping Off Ceremony

This week at New York’s JFK we celebrated a great milestone in our growth story – the topping out of T5i, our new international arrivals facility. The age-old tradition marks the hoisting of the top-most beam during construction. The celebration was all about recognizing the work of the countless iron workers, carpenters, electricians, tradesmen and […]

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May 18th, 2013

Summer Seasonal Service is Back!

Summer is calling! We’re excited to launch our seasonal service as we celebrate our inaugural Seattle to Anchorage route, a complement to our existing Anchorage to Long Beach service. Alaska is hands down the best place to stay cool this summer! Plus, it’s time to bust out your Nantucket reds! Seasonal service kicks off this […]

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May 17th, 2013

Jets Cheerleaders Fly Blue To Grand Cayman

We partnered with the Jets to fly their photogenic cheerleaders down to the equally photogenic beaches of Grand Cayman in the Cayman Islands this week. This is the fourth time we’ve flown the Jets cheerleaders down to the Caribbean for their shoot and the first to Grand Cayman.  This is also the first time our Jets […]

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May 17th, 2013

Crewmember Book Signing at T5 Today!

Today we’re hosting a book signing for two of our own JetBlue crewmembers at T5, just outside of The Paradies Shops.  E190 Pilot Brian Nastovski (“Just Breathe”) and JFK-based Inflight crewmember Heather McKeown (“Above and Beyond: Inspiring Adventures into the Blue”) will be featured. During the event, our crewmember authors will have a chance to […]

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May 16th, 2013

Tech Thursdays: Smooth Summer Travels

Welcome to Tech Thursdays, penned by Miguel, tech expert and our Airport Operations Supervisor in San Jose, California. This month’s topic touches on some worthy tools to help smooth out your summer travel experience. Planes are full and there are plenty of kids and families traveling, which can only mean one thing: Summer traveling season is […]

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May 15th, 2013

Cloud Nine

Thank you. It would take us a long time if we tried to say thank you to all our customers. Let’s just say if we were accepting a Tony Award or an Oscar, we’d very quickly get ushered off the stage. But we want to say thank you to each and every one of you […]

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May 14th, 2013

Deepening Our Codeshare Partnership with Emirates

We’re pleased to announce today a deepening of our partnership with Emirates. We’ve applied for government approval to place our “B6″ code on flights operated by Emirates, the airline of Dubai, known as a bilateral codeshare agreement. Under the expanded agreement, JetBlue will place our “B6” airline code on all flights currently operated by Emirates […]

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May 13th, 2013

Announcing SoFly!

We’re proud to launch today SoFly, a new interactive feature on jetblue.com where you can find unique travel advice and inspiration from customers like you, and keep the buzz going by sharing your own JetBlue experiences. From the time that you’re thinking about a trip to your time at the airport, inflight and at your […]

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