Archive for the ‘Crewmembers’ Category

May 24th, 2013

Celebrating Tech Ops on Aviation Maintenance Technicians Day

Every May 24 we celebrate National Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT) Day, honoring technicians’ vital role in aviation. Thank you to our Maintenance Technicians (and to all of our Tech Ops Crewmembers) for ensuring the well-being of our fleet! This day is significant for being the birthday of Charles E. Taylor, who is known as the […]

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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 7th, 2013

Over the Rainbow in California

Our Ground Operations Lead Christopher snapped these shots of a very colorful start to the day in Long Beach, California.  

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April 28th, 2013

Portland Celebrates One Thing That’s Green

In celebration of our annual One Thing That’s Green campaign, our Portland, Oregon crewmembers and their family members cleaned up the streets in the St. John’s neighborhood. They collected nearly six full bags of garbage and had a few laughs along the way as they gave back to their city. Even the rain stayed away!

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April 23rd, 2013

FAA Furloughs

We are deeply frustrated by the negative impact government staffing reductions are having on the national air transportation system, and the inconvenience it’s causing our customers and crewmembers. Customers should plan for possible flight delays and cancellations at most airports across the country. While delays related to the furloughs are possible throughout our network, the […]

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April 20th, 2013

Career Advice from JetBlue Board Chairman Joel Peterson

Stanford Business Professor and our Board Chairman Joel Peterson sounds off on some meaningful advice about “striving to balance professional success and personal fulfillment,” in his new series on LinkedIn. Our internal culture and leadership style is integral to the service that we deliver, and it helps that our Chairman is something of an expert on […]

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April 7th, 2013

Volunteering During Red Cross Month

Since 1943, March has been designated as Red Cross Month, a time to recognize the organization’s relief efforts both in the U.S. and across the globe. Our airline is the largest group of corporate citizens in the local Greater New York chapter, with 565 crewmembers trained by American Red Cross (ARC) as Ready Team volunteers. Rob Maruster, our […]

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March 27th, 2013

Recognizing Crewmembers Who Volunteer – A Lot!

We recently held our second annual Community Connection Awards and Recognition dinner, where we celebrated the crewmembers who spent more than 100 hours volunteering last year. Between time spent at work, day-to-day running around, and quality time with family and friends, it can be difficult to find a few hours of giving back, let alone 100 […]

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March 3rd, 2013

Oakland Crewmembers Adopt A local School

Our Oakland crewmembers recently participated in our annual Light Up a Life campaign by delivering Sweet Cases to a local school—but for OAK, the caring didn’t stop there. The team was so touched by the school’s gratitude, that our crewmembers collectively decided to keep the relationship going with these children, many of whom come from […]

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February 25th, 2013

JetBlue Participates in Color Run to Support a Food Bank

Our crewmembers in Las Vegas recently joined together for the Color Run, a 5K race that supports Three Square Food Bank, a local non-profit organization that provides food to the hungry in Southern Nevada communities. Participants wear white gear to start the race, and by the end of the course, their clothes are saturated in […]

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