New York Airport News & Updates

American Airlines Celebrated National Aviation Day with Plane-Spotting ‘Geeks’ for 3rd Year in a Row

American Airlines will open its doors to self-described “airline geeks,” enthusiasts who prefer morning jet fuel in lieu of coffee to get their blood moving, Aug. 17 in celebration of National Aviation Day. The...

dnata USA Launches Passenger Services at New York – JFK Airport

dnata USA, one of the world’s largest air services providers, has launched passenger handling operations at New York's JFK Airport. Already providing ground handling to over 50 airlines in the United States, this is...

TSA Officer Accepts Dance Challenge of Young Traveler at Newark Liberty International Airport

When a family of five passed through the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) security checkpoint at Newark Liberty International Airport, it was more than just another busy summer day in Terminal B. TSA officer Joshua McCall...

Port Authority Airports Set Record With 66.5 Million Passengers In First Half of 2018

The Port Authority’s commercial airports set a record with 66.5 million passengers in the first half of 2018, an increase of 4.3 percent over the first six months of 2017. The record number of travelers...

The JetBlue Foundation and Project Scientist Empower the Next Generation of Girls in STEM

JetBlue announced the latest collaboration between the JetBlue Foundation and Project Scientist to introduce science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education and aviation careers to girls from traditionally under-represented communities. Project Scientist’s STEM Expedition Summer Academy is geared...

The Awakening of A Sleeping Giant

It’s only a beginning but an important beginning. New York City is finally making an investment into our ancient transport infrastructure with the announcement of Freight NYC. An investment that is modest compared with...

JetBlue Eliminates Jobs in Step Toward $300 Million in Cost Cuts

JetBlue Airways Corp. is eliminating an unspecified number of jobs in the latest phase of its campaign to cut as much as $300 million from operating costs by 2020. The reductions follow a reorganization of...

Emirates A380 Continues to Capture the Imagination of Travelers After 10 Years of Operations

Today, Emirates is celebrating 10 years of A380 operations. Since its first flight to New York from Dubai on August 1, 2008, the Emirates A380 has carried more than 105 million passengers worldwide, of...