New York Airport News & Updates

Heroin Discovered By CBP at JFK Airport

On July 15, Ms. Emma Soriano, a United States citizen, arrived at John F. Kennedy International Airport from Mexico City. A baggage inspection by U. S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) resulted in the...

Boeing and Embraer to Establish Strategic Aerospace Partnership to Accelerate Global Aerospace Growth

Boeing and Embraer announced they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to establish a strategic partnership that positions both companies to accelerate growth in global aerospace markets. The non-binding agreement proposes the formation of a...

PALS Goes Above & Beyond to Honor Volunteers

On June 8th, Patient Airlift Services (PALS) held their annual Above & Beyond Long Island event. The goals of the event are to recognize and thank the volunteer aviation community as well as on-the-road drivers...

JFK Airport Civil Air Patrol Squadron Hosts FAA Safety Seminar

On April 23, 2018, Falcon Squadron, a JFK Airport based unit of Civil Air Patrol (CAP), hosted an FAA Safety seminar focusing on the topic of "Threat and Error Management." The event, held in...

Viva Aerobus Will Take Off to Mexico City from JFK Airport

Viva Aerobus, Mexico's ultra-low-cost airline, announces that it will be flying to Mexico City from John F. Kennedy International Airport. This new route will start operations on October 18th with a daily flight and with prices starting from USD $99. ''The opening of new...

Alaska Air Cargo Grows Service 40% Across North America

Alaska Air Cargo expands its cargo lift capacity by 40 percent in the continental U.S. by utilizing the 71 Airbus aircraft that became part of the Alaska Airlines fleet as part of its merger...

The ARK at JFK Welcomes Largest Equine Quarantine Import to Date

On June 16th, The ARK at JFK, the world’s largest privately-owned animal reception terminal and quarantine, released its single largest equine shipment of 22 horses from 3-day quarantine. Originating from various regions throughout France (including...

TSA Prepares for a Record-breaking Summer at Newark-Liberty International Airport

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is preparing for another record-breaking travel season this summer, as 243 million passengers and crew are projected to come through security checkpoints nationwide between Memorial Day and Labor Day. Last...