Jet Blue Airlines First Officer Wing 2nd Issue
New York, NY 2000-Current
JetBlue was incorporated in Delaware in August 1998. JetBlue Airways Corporation, often stylized as "jetBlue", is headquartered in the Long Island City, New York. Its main operations base is JFK International Airport. JetBlue maintains a corporate office in Cottonwood Heights,Utah. The company was founded in February 1999, under the name "NewAir." It started operations on February 11, 2000. The airline experienced rapid growth. It was announced that 36 new aircraft were scheduled for delivery in the year 2006. The airline experienced losses in 2005 but returned to profitability with a fourth quarter profit for 2006. On October 11, 2007, JetBlue announced expanded service to the Caribbean. On December 13, 2007, JetBlue and Lufthansa announced their intent to sell 19% of JetBlue to Lufthansa, pending approval from . which US regulators approved. On March 19, 2008, JetBlue announced the addition of Orlando, Florida as a gateway focus city to international destinations in the Caribbean, Mexico, and South America. As of June 2017, JetBlue serves 106 destinations in the U.S., Mexico, the Caribbean, Central America and South America.