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Ventilators! Coumo asked and got!

Ventilators! Governor Cuomo called, and they listened. Medical supplies including 1000 ventilators, and skids of boxed face masks were delivered by China Cargo and Asiana Saturday April 4th. Ground ops crew from WFS handled the arriving freight from the 747 at JFK Airport which was rushed to warehouse for redistribution by waiting truckers to fight covid19. Read more…

Watchful eye of Customs Border Protection

The amount of cargo moving in and out of airports, and the number of flights that make multiple stops before arriving in the US creates perfect opportunities for devious smugglers. Hundreds or even thousands of different destinations packages are off loaded from air cargo flights can be tempting for criminals to try and game the system during these times of fast paced emergency deliveries. Read more…

Russia flies ventilators and medical supplies to NY FEMA to fight Corona Virus

A Huge Antonov-124 cargo aircraft brought needed medical supplies to FEMA, NY including Aventa-M ventilators, from Russia, along with respirators and health care supplies. Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) handled the ground ops at JFK Airport with CBP, PAPD and ARFF on hand for customs and security and safety. Read more…

Port Authority Board meeting stresses health, safety and recovery

Yesterday, March 26, the Port held its monthly meeting. The Board acknowledged that Covid-19 health crisis has had profound impact on Port and the public. Executive Director Rick Cotton spoke about the impact and above all thanked the Port and all front line workers for their “dedication and commitment” during this period. Both he and Chairman O’Toole expressed a great deal of empathy for the workers across the board and this was a large part of the Port’s comments during the meeting. Read more…
As of Wed March 25, JFK International Airport terminals will begin to consolidate some of their airline flights. Many airline operations will move from their normal terminal to other terminals during evening hours consolidating reduced airline flights and sharing security and related personnel. JFKIAT T4 and American Airlines T8 will act as consolidation terminals. JetBlue will operate a bit differently with arrivals and departures ab both T5 and &4. Read more…

“NYS on Pause” Executive Order-Essential & Social Distancing Specifics

Governor Cuomo has issued directives detailing Essential Businesses and Social Distancing . Read more…

Aviation/Health/Relief, Alerts/Updates Sign-Ups

IMPORTANT ALERTS/SIGN-UPS/UPDATES Read more…
JFK Redevelopment team is all smiles after a successful, information packed house at JFK Redevelopment Community Advisory Council meeting at Rochdale Community Center. (L-R) Nantasha Williams, Tamika Dickerson, Hersh Parekh, Derek Utter, Dr. Stacie Grant, Selvena Brooks-Powers. Read more…
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