All JetBlue crewmembers to get USD 1,000 thanks to tax reform

JetBlue (NASDAQ: JBLU) plans to distribute USD 1,000 to all of its 21,000 crewmembers, excluding CEO and executive vice presidents, following recent tax reform legislation, the company said.

The company said it believes these tax changes would be positive for business, so it formed a team to think through what it could mean for management, shareholders, and crewmembers. The team decided that every crewmember employed as of December 31, 2017, would get a USD 1,000 bonus by the end of February.

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