Archive for the ‘BlueCities’ Category

December 10th, 2015

Crewmembers help donate 500 age-appropriate books to Arbor Hill Elementary School in Albany, New York

As we prepared to launch our new service between Albany International Airport and Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and Orlando International Airport, we introduced ourselves to the Albany community with a book reading and book donation event on Wednesday, December 9th. Crewmembers from Albany, Long Island City, and Burlington donated 500 age-appropriate books to eager first […]

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November 9th, 2015

“Attention in the Gate Area, It’s Time For Trivia!”

Delays happen. As an airline that aims to be on-time, we dislike delays just as much as our customers, but you can rest easy knowing that our crewmembers have found that “Fun” is the best way to battle the occasional inconveniences of travel. We have all experienced it before: sitting at the gate, waiting to […]

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October 14th, 2015

Play Matters: New Playground On The Way For Fort Lauderdale Community

On Friday, October 16, more than 200 volunteers from JetBlue, The Pride Center, organizers from KaBOOM! and residents of the Wilton Manors community in Fort Lauderdale, FL will join forces to help restore play for more than 4,500 local kids and families. This joint task force will help give local kids the childhood they deserve […]

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August 17th, 2015

Vote For Your Favorite Blue City to Win 100,000 Books!

There’s still time to vote in our #BookBattle. Vote now to select which city will receive a donation of 100,000 books.  In honor of the fifth anniversary of our Soar with Reading campaign, we’ve selected five cities with recognized books droughts to compete in this #BookBattle: Detroit, Houston, Fort Lauderdale, Los Angeles and New York City. Voting is […]

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February 20th, 2015

Announcing our 15th birthday cake contest finalists

For the fourth year running we continued our tradition of hosting a JetBlue cake contest for our anniversary. More than a dozen great submissions were received and judged on their culinary creativity and company spirit. There were many great contenders, but this year our top four homemade cakes came to us from Austin, Baltimore/Washington, New […]

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April 27th, 2014

JetBlue Airways Brings Its ‘Inspiring Humanity’ Mission To Life with A Humanitarian Effort to Haiti

Port-au-Prince, Haiti, became JetBlue’s 82nd BlueCity in December 2013. Before launch it was decided the airline would carry out a humanitarian delivery flight in partnership with the Airbus Corporate Foundation to bring aid to the country, including life-saving anti-cholera medication, blankets and clothing for nearly 6,000 children, hundreds of pair of shoes, thousands of books […]

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March 21st, 2014

T5 just got a little sweeter, thanks to Dylan’s Candy Bar

Yesterday JetBlue welcomed our newest concessionaire Dylan’s Candy Bar to Terminal 5, with a Grand Opening Celebration and a Ribbon cutting ceremony! New York native Dylan Lauren CEO and Founder of Dylan’s Candy Bar celebrated her new store opening with giveaways and a special book signing event. As New York’s Hometown Airline it’s always great to […]

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November 7th, 2013

It’s a Worcester kind of day

Today we’re kicking off service to our 80th BlueCity: Worcester, Massachusetts. Now that the weather has taken a turn for the chillier, daily non-stop service to Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood and Orlando is looking mighty fine to Worcester travelers. At Worcester Regional Airport, inaugural festivities are in full force with speakers including Worcester government officials, representatives from […]

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October 21st, 2013

T5 turns five

It seems like only yesterday we were turning out the lights at Terminal 6, our first home at JFK in preparation for our big move to Terminal 5. Moving one door down the street doesn’t seem like such a big deal until you remember we were operating flights at our busiest focus city throughout the entire […]

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October 15th, 2013

We’re Going to Detroit, Michigan!

Today we’re excited to announce Detroit as BlueCity #85 and our 51st nonstop destination from Boston, where we’re the largest carrier. We’ll begin Detroit service on March 10, 2014, when we’ll enter the market with three daily E190 flights between BOS and Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW). Right now, the average cost for a […]

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