“Tying into our mission of inspiring humanity, we have a responsibility to help educate young girls about the wonders of aviation and what we do. It was really fun seeing the girls’ eyes light up and for them to see the possibilities that they can make this their career as well,” shared Rachel McCarthy, SVP Talent & Learning, JetBlue.
Earlier this summer, JetBlue welcomed over 40 high school students from across the U.S. to New York’s JFK Airport to learn what it takes to pursue a career in the aviation industry. The event was part of the New York Student Aviation Expedition, an experiential learning trip organized by the Aviation Community Foundation to inspire students to launch their career paths.
“Deciding to join the composting initiative in T5 was a no-brainer. We pride ourselves on offering great products to the community through our concepts. Being able to help positively impact the environment in the process is a win-win in our eyes.”
—Anthony Martino, General Manager, Jamba Juice and Dunkin Donuts
In 2016, our JFK T5 composting program put 100,000 pounds of food waste back to work. This saved roughly 38 tonnes* of CO2e emissions (because greenhouse gases are released during the landfill process).
JetBlue spokeswoman Tamara Young said yoga classes have been a popular request from travelers and fit in well with the other health and wellness features the airline offers at its JFK terminal, including the outdoor T5 rooftop lounge (with dog walk) and the
Curbside Taxisharing Starts November 19, 2015 for Thanksgiving Holiday Travel
Brooklyn, NY, November 18, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Bandwagon, a Brooklyn-based smart taxisharing technology and logistics startup for airports, convention centers, and large events, will be facilitating taxisharing at JetBlue’s Terminal 5 (T5) at John F. Kennedy International Airport, and later at Terminal 4, during peak travel periods starting Thursday, November 19, 2015. This is just in time to ease the Thanksgiving holiday hustle.
See What’s Growing On at T5. Last month, JetBlue New York’s Hometown Airline™ and TERRA® Real Vegetable Chips, part of The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. revealed the T5 Farm™ – a blue potato farm and produce garden at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport.