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Weather tech shines as Sensible Weather raises $4M, Tomorrow.io plots SPAC IPO
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Weather tech shines as Sensible Weather raises $4M, Tomorrow.io plots SPAC IPO
By Jill Menze | December 13, 2021
Sensible Weather offers consumers assurance when booking, while JetBlue Technology Ventures-backed Tomorrow.io minimizes operational airport disruptions. Read More
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News / Online
JetBlue Vacations adds flight and cruise packages
By Jill Menze | October 19, 2021
As part of its ambitions to become a broader travel company, JetBlue is the first domestic U.S. airline to offer flight, cruise and hotel bookings in one place. Read More
JetBlue launches new travel site for customers to book hotels, car rentals
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JetBlue launches new travel site for customers to book hotels, car rentals
By Jill Menze | March 25, 2021
Called Paisly, JetBlue's new travel website lets consumers book hotels, car rentals and theme park tickets after they've purchased a flight. Read More
How does travel heal itself?
Opinion / Technology
How does travel heal itself?
By Raj Singh - JetBlue Technology Ventures | January 22, 2021
Four trends are poised to redefine the industry in the coming year - and emerging technology has a tremendous opportunity to transform this new travel experience. Read More
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News / Startups
Are venture capitalists consciously focusing on sustainability in travel?
By Steven Lerner | January 28, 2020
Although sustainability is gaining momentum among investors, is it advancing in travel?   Read More
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News / Startups
VIDEO: JetBlue Tech Ventures on investment pillars, larger checks and non-travel entrepreneurs
By Linda Fox | September 20, 2019
JetBlue Technology Ventures has 24 startups in the portfolio that are seeking to address pain points across the wider business and the customer experience. Read More
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News / Startups
Stride walks away with $2.5M in funding for multiday packages platform
By Linda Fox | June 14, 2019
Stride adds $2.5 million to its coffers and launches its TripFinder feature to match travelers to their ideal trips. Read More
JetBlue Tech Ventures Vantage Airport Group partnership
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JetBlue Technology Ventures adds airport partner to spur travel innovation
By Mitra Sorrells | April 25, 2019
Vantage Airport Group joins Air New Zealand as the second partner in JetBlue Technology Ventures' international innovation program. Read More
VIDEO: JetBlue Tech Ventures on a new focus for airlines
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VIDEO: JetBlue Tech Ventures on a new focus for airlines
By Kevin May | November 21, 2018
With a string of investments under its wing, JetBlue Technology Ventures has become a pioneer in the aviation-investing-in-startups space in recent years. Read More
Sage advice for travel tech startups from the investors at JetBlue, Boeing, and Highgate
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Sage advice for travel tech startups from the investors at JetBlue, Boeing, and Highgate
By Nick Vivion | February 14, 2018
Located at LAB Ventures in Miami's vibrant creative neighborhood of Wynwood, The Future of Travel Summit kicked off with a panel of industry investment heavyweights from Boeing HorizonX, JetBlue Ventu Read More
10 years on, airlines begin to see the benefits of inflight wifi
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10 years on, airlines begin to see the benefits of inflight wifi
By Marisa Garcia | September 15, 2017
Timing is everything. Perhaps it’s no coincidence that the 10th anniversary of the iPhone and the 10th anniversary of the introduction of inflight connectivity, more commonly known as inflight wifi Read More
JetBlue banks on proactive customer service with investment in Gladly
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JetBlue banks on proactive customer service with investment in Gladly
By Marisa Garcia | August 10, 2017
JetBlue will centralize all customer communications through a new partnership with Gladly and will also invest in the business through its JetBlue Technology Ventures. Gladly brings together all cu Read More
US holds off on expansion of laptop ban - for now
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US holds off on expansion of laptop ban - for now
By Michele McDonald | May 31, 2017
The Department of Homeland Security announced that Secretary John Kelly did not make an announcement regarding “a much-discussed expansion" of the so-called laptop ban. The no-announcement announce Read More
JetBlue's and El Al's venture arms open a travel startup accelerator
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JetBlue's and El Al's venture arms open a travel startup accelerator
By Sean O'Neil | August 17, 2016
JetBlue's investment arm has teamed up with El Al's investment arm to create an aviation technology accelerator for travel startups. Startups worldwide (that are either before or in a seed-round st Read More
A chat with JetBlue CIO Eash Sundaram
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A chat with JetBlue CIO Eash Sundaram
By Benét Wilson | July 29, 2016
IT operations at major companies are complicated enough. But overseeing IT for a major airline like JetBlue can take it to another level. For four years, Eash Sundaram has overseen the Long Island Read More