New York Airport News & Updates

CBP Extends Temporary Closure of Trusted Traveler Program Enrollment Centers Until July 6

U.S. Customs and Border Protection has extended the temporary closure of Trusted Traveler Program enrollment centers until at least July 6, 2020. CBP is taking this precautionary measure to minimize the exposure...

Why a 29 Mile Flight?

American Airlines jets are parked at gates on March 25, 2020, at Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix. The airline is running a 29-mile flight between Vail and Aspen, Colorado, the shortest...

United Airlines Will Provide Masks and Hand Wipes to Passengers

United Airlines is giving out face masks as part of a new amenity kit for passengers in the age of Covid-19. “Starting today, we are providing a little amenity...

Aviation Industry Leader and Air Show Pioneer William J. McShane, Passes at 61

William J. McShane of Babylon, a respected statewide aviation leader, who was instrumental in helping bring the Bethpage Air Show to Jones Beach over 15 years ago, has died at the age of...

Delta to Retire Its 18 widebody Boeing 777s by the End of 2020 As a Result of the COVID-19 Pandemic

The retirement will accelerate the airline’s strategy to simplify and modernize its fleet, while continuing to operate newer, more cost-efficient aircraft. “We’re making strategic, cost-effective changes to our fleet...

James H. Banning and The Flying Hoboes Transcontinental Flight

On September 18, 1932 pilot, James Banning took off from Dycer Airport, Los Angeles in an orange and black Alexander Eaglerock  biplane along with his mechanic Thomas C. Allen, to embark on...