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JetBlue to launch composting program at JFK’s Terminal 5

JetBlue to launch composting program at JFK’s Terminal 5

1 June 2013 Press Release Airline News

JetBlue Airways, New York’s Hometown Airline™, today announced 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 the airline to separate and haul nearly 300 pounds of food waste each day for composting.

JetBlue expands Emirates codeshare deal

JetBlue expands Emirates codeshare deal

17 May 2013 Airline News

JetBlue Airways and Emirates, the Dubai-based carrier, have announced intent to expand their current partnership to include bilateral codesharing, pending FAA and DOT regulatory approval. Under the expanded agreement, JetBlue will place its “B6” airline code on all flights currently operated by Emirates between the United States and Dubai International Airport, as well as between New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport and Milan, Italy.

JetBlue Airways, Emirates expand partnership

JetBlue Airways, Emirates expand partnership

15 May 2013 Airline News

JetBlue Airways (JBL) and Emirates revealed their intent to expand their current partnership to include bilateral codesharing, pending FAA and DOT regulatory approval and subject to receipt of foreign government operating authority. Under the expanded agreement, JetBlue will place its “B6” airline code on all flights currently operated by Emirates between the U.S. and Dubai International Airport, as well as between New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Milan, Italy.

JetBlue Airways launches New York-Albuquerque route

JetBlue Airways launches New York-Albuquerque route

26 April 2013 Airline News

JetBlue Airways has launched New York’s only non-stop service to the vibrant city of Albuquerque. JettBlue president Dave Barger was joined today by Albuquerque mayor Richard Berry during the inaugural flight’s departure ceremony at Kennedy International Airport.

JetBlue welcomes Aer Lingus into JFK’s T5

JetBlue welcomes Aer Lingus into JFK’s T5

13 April 2013 Press Release Airline News

JetBlue Airways, New York’s Hometown Airline™, today officially welcomes Aer Lingus , Ireland’s flag carrier, to JetBlue’s Terminal 5 at John F. Kennedy International Airport. This move will benefit customers connecting to one of JetBlue’s many destinations across the U.S., providing same terminal connections, one-stop ticketing and baggage check-in for travel on both airlines from the U.S. to Ireland and beyond.

JetBlue announces codeshare with Qatar Airways

JetBlue announces codeshare with Qatar Airways

18 March 2013 Airline News

JetBlue Airways and Qatar Airways have announced a one-way codeshare agreement to connect the carriers’ networks via New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport and Washington Dulles International Airport, subject to receipt of government approval. The two airlines have been interline partners since 2011, enabling customers to enjoy the convenience of a single combined ticket for Qatar and JetBlue-operated flights, plus other benefits including one-stop check-in and baggage transfer.

JetBlue announces new flights from Chicago to San Juan, Puerto Rico

JetBlue announces new flights from Chicago to San Juan, Puerto Rico

8 March 2013 Press Release Airline News

JetBlue Airways is pleased to announce its intention to launch new daily nonstop service from Chicago’s O’Hare to San Juan. JetBlue’s third destination from the Windy City is scheduled to begin service on November 20, 2013. Flights are expected to be out for sale soon. The announcement was made today, coinciding with the airline’s affirmation of its commitment to growth on the Island with the recent privatization of San Juan’s Airport.

JetBlue Airways adds service to Charleston

JetBlue Airways adds service to Charleston

3 March 2013 Airline News

JetBlue Airways is launching service to its 76th city, Charleston, South Carolina.  JetBlue will serve Charleston International Airport (CHS) with twice daily nonstop service from New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and a daily flight from Boston’s Logan (BOS).

JetBlue Airways introduces mobile boarding passes with refreshed app

JetBlue Airways introduces mobile boarding passes with refreshed app

15 February 2013 Press Release Airline News Travel Technology News

JetBlue Airways, the digitally-minded airline, makes traveling even easier with the introduction of mobile boarding. Customers in eight of the airline’s largest cities can now download electronic boarding passes onto their cell phones using the newly re-launched version 2.0 of the JetBlue mobile app and save time and paper at check-in, security, and during the boarding process.