JetBlue Airways

JetBlue Airways Corporation is a passenger airline that operates primarily on point-to-point routes. The Company provides air transportation services across the United States, the Caribbean and Latin America. It also provides premium transcontinental product called Mint. Mint includes approximately 20 fully lie-flat seats, over four of which are in suites with a privacy door. The Company also has Fly-Fi in-flight Internet service across its Airbus fleet.

Company Growth (employees)
Long Island City, US
Size (employees)
20,000 (est)+62%
JetBlue Airways was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Long Island City, US

Key People at JetBlue Airways

Robin Hayes

Robin Hayes

President & CEO
Mark Powers

Mark Powers

Mike Elliott

Mike Elliott

EVP, People
Joanna Geraghty

Joanna Geraghty

EVP, Customer Experience
James Hnat

James Hnat

EVP, Corporate Affairs, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Jeff Martin

Jeff Martin

EVP, Operations

JetBlue Airways Office Locations

JetBlue Airways has offices in Long Island City, Boston, Washington, Cleveland and in 48 other locations
Long Island City, US (HQ)
27 01 Queens Plaza North

JetBlue Airways Data and Metrics

JetBlue Airways Financial Metrics

JetBlue Airways's revenue was reported to be $6.6 b in FY, 2016 which is a 3% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

6.6 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

5.6 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

759 m

EBIT (FY, 2016)

1.3 b

Market capitalization (23-Jun-2017)

7.5 b

Closing share price (23-Jun-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

433 m


8.2 b
JetBlue Airways's current market capitalization is $7.5 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


5.4 b5.8 b6.4 b6.6 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

1.9 b1.9 b1.3 b1.1 b

Gross profit

3.5 b3.9 b5.1 b5.6 b

Gross profit Margin, %


Sales and marketing expense

223 m231 m264 m259 m

General and administrative expense

1.1 b1.3 b1.5 b1.7 b

Operating expense total

5 b5.3 b5.2 b5.3 b

Depreciation and amortization

290 m320 m345 m393 m


428 m515 m1.2 b1.3 b

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

161 m148 m128 m111 m

Interest income

12 m15 m9 m7 m

Pre tax profit

279 m623 m1.1 b1.2 b

Income tax expense

111 m222 m420 m457 m

Net Income

168 m401 m677 m759 m
USDY, 2009Y, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


896 m465 m673 m182 m225 m341 m318 m433 m

Current Assets

1.1 b1.2 b1.4 b1.6 b

Total Assets

7.4 b8.7 b9.5 b

Accounts Payable

180 m208 m205 m242 m

Total Debt

2.1 b2 b1.4 b1.2 b

Current Liabilities

1.9 b1.9 b2.3 b2.2 b

Additional Paid-in Capital

1.6 b1.7 b1.9 b2.1 b

Retained Earnings

601 m1 b1.7 b2.4 b

Total Equity

3.2 b4 b

Debt to Equity Ratio

0.4 x0.3 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0.3 x0.2 x0.1 x

Financial Leverage

2.7 x2.4 x
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

168 m401 m677 m759 m

Cash From Operating Activities

758 m912 m1.6 b1.6 b

Capital Expenditures

(615 m)(730 m)(837 m)(850 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(476 m)(379 m)(1.1 b)(1 b)

Cash From Financing Activities

(239 m)(417 m)(487 m)(472 m)

Free Cash Flow

1.4 b1.6 b2.4 b2.5 b
USDY, 2016


6.3 x


5 x


3.3 x


537 k


0.3 x


0.1 x

Financial Leverage

2.4 x

JetBlue Airways Operating Metrics

JetBlue Airways's Daily Flights was reported to be 925 in FY, 2016, which is a 3% increase from the previous period
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Available Seat Miles

42.82 b44.99 b49.26 b53.62 b

Passenger Load Factor


Aircraft Fleet





30 m32 m35 m38 m

Revenue Passenger Miles

35.84 b37.81 b41.71 b45.62 b

Daily Flights


JetBlue Airways Market Value History

JetBlue Airways Revenue Breakdown

JetBlue Airways Job Categories

JetBlue Airways Median Salaries

Source: 78 public H-1B filings from JetBlue Airways

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