Archive for the ‘Crewmembers’ Category

June 13th, 2013

A Day in the Life: Interning

Welcome to A Day in the Life, where we take you behind the scenes at JetBlue to learn more about the important jobs that work in concert together to run a major airline. This time, we visit with Elise, Michelle and Stephen interns at our Long Island City, Headquarters. Remember when interning was all about […]

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June 4th, 2013

Helping Those in Need in Oklahoma

Following the tornado in the Midwest, eighteen members of our Ready Team have been deployed to Moore, Oklahoma to assist the American Red Cross in their relief efforts. This specially trained team of volunteers at JetBlue will assist on a 14-day deployment to the impacted area. We’ve also opened up a payroll deduction link internally for crewmembers to donate […]

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June 3rd, 2013

June is National Safety Month

June is National Safety Month, an initiative of the National Safety Council intended to provide an opportunity to increase awareness of safety and health. For us, National Safety Month is every month, but throughout the month of June in particular, it’s the perfect time to reinforce our commitment to safe operations. After all, safety is our number […]

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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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