Archive for the ‘Community’ Category

December 4th, 2014

It Ain’t Rocket Science

Since the beginning, we have focused on inspiring humanity beyond air travel, not only for our customers and crewmembers but the various communities we serve. Not only is education a core pillar for JetBlue, it is weaved into everything we do. In fact, we actively seek ways to support education specifically science, technology, engineering and […]

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April 30th, 2014

Our sixth annual Responsibility Report

Last week we released our sixth annual Responsibility Report, highlighting the progress we’ve made in 2013 in the environmental and social responsibility arenas. From initiatives like onboard recycling, to investing in our crewmembers and the communities in which we live in. Read highlights of the report below or read the complete report here. Climate Change and Decreasing Environmental […]

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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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April 10th, 2014

One Thing That’s Green

On April 1st, JetBlue’s Seventh Annual “One Thing That’s Green” campaign launched nation-wide. Throughout the year, and especially during earth month, we are committed to greening our planet. This year, JetBlue is taking a different approach to green.  We are asking our customers to tell us where we should build a green space in 2014 […]

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April 4th, 2014

Aviation Education Takes Flight with a little Sun n’ Fun

You may have already guessed, but a lot of our crewmembers have been passionate aviation enthusiasts all their lives. That passion is something we love to encourage in the next generation of our industry. We recently launched the JetBlue Foundation to encourage STEM and aviation education, and on April 2, we provided a special charter […]

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April 1st, 2014

April 1 Birthdays Are No Joke

Anyone born on April 1st will tell you they’ve spent their fair share of time as the butt of bad jokes. Fortunately, when it comes to birthdays, JetBlue doesn’t fool around. If today’s your birthday and you’re flying JetBlue, you can receive a JetBlue credit equal to the amount of the fare you paid for your […]

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October 22nd, 2013

Blue Bravest is on its way UPDATE: photos!

What:   Our newest A320 livery in support of the FDNY Foundation is coming home to New York! When:   Wednesday, October 23, 2013  approximately 7:15 AM EST Where:   Spot the plane as it makes a NYC fly by along the West side of Manhattan Like all New Yorkers, we have a special place […]

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September 26th, 2013

Blue Horizons for Autism: Families practice the travel experience at JFK Airport

Last week, Autism Speaks and JetBlue hosted more than 100 families for Blue Horizons for Autism, an airport rehearsal travel experience, at New York’s JFK Airport.  This was the first-ever large scale autism travel practice event held at JFK.     Autism now affects one in 88 children. Blue Horizons simulated the entire process associated […]

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September 21st, 2013

Blue Horizons for Autism

Travel for families with autistic children can be a stressful time. Together with Autism Speaks our JFK team put on Blue Horizons for Autism, our program to help families walk through the airport and plane experience, and let our more sensitive customers get use to the sights and sounds of travel without even needing to […]

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September 9th, 2013

A JetBlue Reunion 10 Years in the Making

Nearly ten years ago, JetBlue Captain Eric Scott invited a young traveler to visit the cockpit and unknowingly changed this boy’s life. Elijah Hedrington was just five years old, traveling to Burlington, VT as part of the Fresh Air Fund. This program provides free summer experiences to New York City children from low-income communities. Elijah’s […]

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