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June 1st, 2013

June is National LGBT History Month

June is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) History Month. At JetBlue, we’re proud to celebrate the diversity of our crewmembers and customers. Learn more about our support of the LGBT community. Learn more about LGBT History Month

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May 29th, 2013

Calling All Leftovers! Composting Program At T5!

We’re excited to announce a partnership with Air Ventures and Royal Waste Services to compost leftovers from select restaurants in Terminal 5 (T5) at John F. Kennedy International Airport.  Air Ventures, the franchisee that owns and operates the Jamba Juice and Dunkin Donuts restaurants in T5 and Royal Waste Services have committed to work with […]

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May 28th, 2013

JetBlue Receives An Award from PENCIL

Earlier this week we attended PENCIL’s annual gala honoring New York City business leaders’ contributions to education. We were honored to receive the PENCIL Corporate Partner Award, a recognition of the support we give to five PENCIL partnership schools in Queens, New York including Aviation High School and Channel View School for Research. We’re committed […]

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May 26th, 2013

Honoring Memorial Day

On this Memorial Weekend we celebrate many things, including the unofficial official kickoff to the summer travel season. We also take the time this weekend to honor those brave men and women who put their own lives on the line to protect ours. On behalf of our 15,000 crewmembers, we salute you. Learn more about […]

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May 25th, 2013

Images: MET Police Plane Pull

  Another win for the “Yanks!” The Metropolitan Police Department of London returned to challenge our JetBlue crewmembers, British Airways, NYPD and TSA in the ultimate muscle test at their Annual Plane Pull at JFK. The teams tugged at an A320 to raise awareness for the Joining Against Cancer in Kids (J.A.C.K) Foundation. J.A.C.K is […]

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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 12th, 2013

  From our moms to yours, a very  Happy Mother’s Day! Fête des mères Lá na Máithreacha Feliz Día de la Madre Liebe zum Muttertag! Anneler Gününüz kutlu olsun! Mæðradagur Eed omm sa-eed 母親節快樂

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May 11th, 2013

Burbank’s First Ever Wings for Autism event

Our Burbank team recently participated in their first ever Wings for Autism—an event our Boston Crewmembers have been involved with since May 2011, originally introduced by the Charles River Center and ARC. In partnership with Pacific Child and Family Associates, an organization that supports children and adults diagnosed with autism and other disabilities, the Burbank team welcomed […]

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May 10th, 2013

Building Playgrounds in Areas Impacted by Hurricane Sandy

Did you know that only one-in-five children lives within walking distance of a park or playground? Following Hurricane Sandy, that number has increased in impacted areas. In the aftermath of natural disasters, play becomes even more critical as it creates a sense of normalcy and provides an emotional outlet for children. In an effort to support […]

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