New York Airport News & Updates

The ARK at JFK: ARK Import Export Center Announces Michael Falacara As COO

The ARK at JFK is pleased to announce that Michael Falacara, formerly COO of dnata USA, Aviation Services, will be joining its senior management team as Chief Operating Officer effective January 2,...

JetBlue’s Employer-Sponsored College Degree Program Reaches a Milestone – 250 Degrees Conferred

JetBlue is celebrating the latest milestone for its award-winning employer-sponsored education program – 250 degrees conferred in just three years. JetBlue’s innovative model goes beyond the traditional tuition reimbursement method. JetBlue Scholars launched in...

Jacqueline Cochran

Jackie Cochran climbed to 45,000 feet in a Canadair F-86 Sabre jet, leaving a contrail of ice crystals behind her path. Achieving the highest altitude necessary, she did a split “S”...

The JFK Airport Chamber of Commerce Hosts Panel Discussion for Farmingdale College Aviation Program Students

The Farmingdale College Aviation Program students spent the day at JFK Airport meeting the leaders of the airport community. It was an amazing opportunity for the students to hear from the panel,...

United Airlines Launches Crowdsourcing Platform to Donate Miles to Charity

United Airlines announced the launch of Miles on a Mission, a first-of-its-kind crowdsourcing platform that gives customers a simple, easy way to donate miles to non-profit organizations and charities in need of...

Holmes Airport

Holmes Airport existed for about eight years from 1929 to 1940 and was located in Jackson Heights, approximately a half mile southwest of the current site of LaGuardia Airport. In the years...

Delta Air Lines at JFK Participates in the Annual Sleep Out America Event

A team of Delta Air Lines staff and supporters, led by Stephanie Baldwin, Vice President of Operations for Delta JFK, participated in an event aimed at bringing awareness to the kids in...

Embry-Riddle and Boeing Team Up On MRO Workforce Training

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University has just received its first major grant from Boeing to help with training future aviation maintenance workforce. Boeing has established a $3 million permanent endowment for...