New York Airport News & Updates

Amazon Hiring for 150,000 Seasonal Jobs

Amazon continues to provide diverse employment opportunities for people of all backgrounds and skill levels, announcing today 150,000 seasonal jobs are now available across the U.S. All Amazon jobs in the U.S., including seasonal roles, have an average starting pay...

Tim Strauss to Remain As CEO of Amerijet

Tim Strauss, who previously announced his intention to resign, has agreed to stay with Amerijet as its CEO. Vic Karjian, Amerijet’s Executive Chairman, will continue in that role. Vic was Amerijet’s CEO from 2016...

The JetBlue Foundation Opens Its Grant Application Cycle to Eligible STEM & Aviation Educational Programs

JetBlue announced the next granting cycle from the JetBlue Foundation, a 501(c)(3) charity entity focused on increasing diversity within the aviation industry’s talent pipeline. Educational programs with an emphasis on science, technology, engineering and...

The Offshore Wind Industry Is Coming to NYC

Mayor de Blasio and New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) announced a 15-year, $191 million Offshore Wind Vision (OSW) plan to make New York City a leading destination for the offshore wind industry. The plan...

Girls in Aviation Day 2021 Reaches Nearly 10,000 Attendees

With 85 individual events presented worldwide, Women in Aviation International’s September 25 Girls in Aviation Day 2021 reached nearly 10,000 attendees. While a majority of events were held in person, many were organized for...

The Airline History of Long Island’s Republic Airport

Most Long Islanders automatically think of La Guardia, JFK International, and Long Island MacArthur airports when it comes to fulfilling their airline travel needs. But Farmingdale-located Republic Airport fielded its own brief, albeit unsuccessful,...