New York Airport News & Updates

Bessie Coleman – Pioneer Aviator

Elizabeth “Bessie” Coleman was born on January 26, 1892 in Atlanta, Texas. As one of 13 children born to sharecroppers, George and Susan Coleman, who were of Native American and African-American descent,...

Fast Five: Roel Huinink

Roel Huinink currently serves as the President & CEO of JFKIAT, the company that manages Terminal 4 at John F. Kennedy International Airport. He leads Terminal 4’s dedicated management team and is...

Boom Supersonic and Dassault Partner to Advance the Development of Overture

Dassault Systèmes announced that Boom Supersonic is deploying the 3DEXPERIENCE platform to accelerate the design and development of Overture, its Mach-2.2 commercial airliner, with an aim to make supersonic travel mainstream and...

JFK Airport’s Terminal 4 Launches Aira Access for Blind And Low Vision Travelers

John F. Kennedy International Airport’s Terminal 4, one of the world’s most modern and efficient airport terminals, recently announced it is the first airport terminal in the New York City area to...

Fast Five: Brandon Fried

Brandon Fried was appointed to serve as the Executive Director of the Airforwarders Association in November 2005. Brandon has more than 38 years of experience in the air...

JFK Airport Terminal One Group and Vision-Box to Roll Out Facial Recognition Boarding

New York’s John F. Kennedy (JFK) Airport Terminal One Group and Vision-Box have signed a cooperation agreement to modernize passenger processing and roll out one of the largest biometric boarding airport platforms...

National Pet Day at JFK Airport

The event featured Aiden and Tucker, the Ark at JFK Ambassadors. The passengers and terminal staff alike loved to take a few minutes and decompress with these lovely pups. Nothing relaxes you...

Hellcat Test Pilot: Barbara Kibbee Jayne

History was made in 1943 when three pilots from Grumman Aircraft Engineering Corporation, in Bethpage, NY, became the first women in the United States to test Navy fighter aircraft.