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Bloody great day at the Jack’s Pack JetBlue Plane Pull

Eighty British Police Officers converged at JetBlue, JFK Airport to compete against U.S. counterparts which included the U.S. Army, NYPD, Port Authority Police and others to raise money and awareness of Jack’s Pack. Read more…

Port writes lease for new JFK cargo facility

The Port Authority approved a lease with JFK Air Cargo , LLC.( Air Cargo) at JFK Airport at the Board of Commissioners meeting on April 25, 2019. This new cargo facility at the North Cargo area of JFK will be the second facility in addition to the Aeroterm/WFS facility approved last year. Both buildings will grow the more efficient handling of JFK cargo adding more than 600,000 sq.feet of new cargo space. The Port authorized Executive Director Rick Cotton to enter into this lease agreement with Air Cargo for approximately 16.2 acres of land at JFK for a term of 31 years and providing for the development of a new state-of-the-art cargo handing facility by Air Cargo, to be located at former hangars 3,4 and 5 site at JFK. Read more…
JFK airlines were told that there would be a reduction of Customs Border Protection (CBP) personnel as a result of moving a number of officers from JFK and other locations to beef up the southern borders. Read more…

JFK$355 million runway fix begins

The $355 million dollar runway construction at JFK has begun. After years of pre-planning, spirited debates over timing and impact on the airlines and FAA compliance issues, the shovel hit the dirt April 1st. Read more…
LaGuardia General Manager Lysa Scully opened the new art exhibit with Queens Counci of the Arts (QCA) at the LaGuardia Marine Air Terminal. The new exhibit is one of a series of art projects featuring local artists creating interactive travel related themes for travelers and employees within the historic terminal at the airport. Read more…
JFK Airport held its 2019 “Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day.” Read more…

JFKIAT recycles food to compost

JFK Airport celebrated with the rest of the country with initiatives to recognize the dangers of climate change and to modify our behavior to mitigate the impact we have on our planet. Read more…
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