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JetBlue Airways

Corporate Information

The carrier has corporate offices in Forest Hills,, N.Y. and a total of 12,273 employees, including 982 pilots-in-charge, 1,006 other pilots and 2,350 flight attendants.
Source: FAA Air Operators database, last updated Jan 4, 2010; Regional Airline Association 2009 Annual Report

Safety Record, 2002-2009

Onboard fatalities0
Accidents1
Other reported incidents2
Accidents resulting in serious onboard injury2
Serious accidents per billion passenger miles0.01
Serious accidents are those that resulted in at least one serious onboard injury.
Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of BTS annual traffic statistics, NTSB accident data

June 2009 Traffic Summary

Departures19,543
Passengers2,188,494
Average Seats134.5
Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of Bureau of Transportation Statistics T100 domestic carriers systemwide segment database

Incident/Accident History

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TypeLocationDateFatalitiesSerious injuries
Incident Los Angeles, Calif.
See incident details
Sept. 21, 2005 0 0
Incident New York, N.Y.
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Feb. 10, 2007 0 0
Accident Fort Myers, Fla.
See incident details
July 10, 2009 0 2
Source: National Transportation Safety Board accident database system (ADMS2000), last updated Jan 1, 2010