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 47 other locations
Long Island City, US (HQ)
27-01 Queens Plaza North

JetBlue Airways Metrics

JetBlue Airways Financial Metrics

Revenue (2016)

$6.6 b

Revenue growth (2015-16), %


Gross profit

$5.6 b

Gross profit margin (2016), %


Net income (2016)

$759 m

Market capitalization (21-Mar-2017)

$6.8 b

Closing share price (21-Mar-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

$433 m
JetBlue Airways's current market capitalization is $6.8 b.
JetBlue Airways's revenue was reported to be $6.6 b in FY, 2016 which is a 3.4% increase from the previous period.
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


$5.4 b$5.8 b$6.4 b$6.6 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

$1.9 b$1.9 b$1.3 b$1.1 b

Gross profit

$3.5 b$3.9 b$5.1 b$5.6 b

Gross profit Margin, %


Sales and marketing expense

$223 m$231 m$264 m$259 m

General and administrative expense

$1.1 b$1.3 b$1.5 b$1.7 b

Operating expense total

$5 b$5.3 b$5.2 b$5.3 b

Depreciation and amortization

$290 m$320 m$345 m$393 m


$428 m$515 m$1.2 b$1.3 b

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

$161 m$148 m$128 m$111 m

Interest income

$12 m$15 m$9 m$7 m

Pre tax profit

$279 m$623 m$1.1 b$1.2 b

Income tax expense

$111 m$222 m$420 m$457 m

Net Income

$168 m$401 m$677 m$759 m
Y, 2009Y, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


$896 m$465 m$673 m$182 m$225 m$341 m$318 m$433 m

Current Assets

$1.1 b$1.2 b$1.4 b$1.6 b

Total Assets

$7.4 b$8.7 b$9.5 b

Accounts Payable

$180 m$208 m$205 m$242 m

Total Debt

$2.1 b$2 b$1.4 b$1.2 b

Current Liabilities

$1.9 b$1.9 b$2.3 b$2.2 b

Additional Paid-in Capital

$1.6 b$1.7 b$1.9 b$2.1 b

Retained Earnings

$601 m$1 b$1.7 b$2.4 b

Total Equity

$3.2 b$4 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
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

$168 m$401 m$677 m$759 m

Cash From Operating Activities

$758 m$912 m$1.6 b$1.6 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 b$1.6 b$2.4 b$2.5 b

JetBlue Airways Operating Metrics

JetBlue Airways's Daily Flights was reported to be 925 in FY, 2016. JetBlue Airways's Passengers was reported to be 38 m in FY, 2016
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue Passenger Miles

35.84 b37.81 b41.71 b45.62 b

Passenger Load Factor



30 m32 m35 m38 m

Daily Flights


Available Seat Miles

42.82 b44.99 b49.26 b53.62 b



Aircraft Fleet


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JetBlue Airways Median Salaries

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

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