New York Airport News & Updates

United Says Farewell To The Queen of the Skies With 70’s Inspired Flight

In celebration of the Boeing 747's retirement from our fleet, United Airlines flight 747 will fly from San Francisco to Honolulu on Tuesday, November 7 and will be the farewell flight to the 747 fleet. Serving...

LaGuardia Airport TSA Officers Deployed During Hurricane Harvey Return Home to New York

Two dozen Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers who live and work in New York City volunteered to serve on a Transportation Security Support Team to deploy to Houston to assist in the reopening of...

JetBlue Accepting Applications for Its ‘Gateway Select’ Pilot Training Program

JetBlue is currently accepting applications for the second cycle of its innovative new pilot recruiting pathway - Gateway Select - the airline’s competency-based training program for aspiring pilots. The opening of the second window...

Hainan Airlines First Airline in China to Order Aviation Partners Boeing Split Scimitar Winglets

Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) today announced that Hainan Airlines has committed to install Split Scimitar Winglets on 36 of its fleet of Boeing Next-Generation 737-800 aircraft.  Hainan was the first airline in China to operate with APB's Blended...

Atlas Air Worldwide Places 747-400 Freighter With DHL Global Forwarding

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. announced the ACMI placement of a 747-400 freighter with DHL Global Forwarding, the world's largest airfreight forwarding company and a division of the Deutsche Post DHL Group. The 747-400F will...

FAA Sends Mobile Air Traffic Tower to St. Thomas

In the wake of Hurricane Irma’s destructive path through the Caribbean, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is supporting storm recovery efforts in the U.S. Virgin Islands with a fully-staffed mobile air traffic control tower...

What’s That Silver Plane in the Air?

In honor of Air Canada's 80th anniversary, Air Canada's Lockheed 10A vintage aircraft is taking to the skies across Canada. After taking off this morning from Vancouver, BC, the L-10A will be making overnight stops as...

Alexa, Ask United to Check Me in for My Flight

United Airlines announces today a new option for customer to check in and learn flights without the touch of a finger. The new United skill for Amazon Alexa allows customers to use their Alexa-enabled...