New York Airport News & Updates

Lee Ya-Ching

In 1926, 14-year-old Lee Ya-Ching walked onto a movie set where a director, taken by her beauty, offered her the opportunity to act in silent films. Thus, began Lee’s career as a...

Fast Five: William McGuire

William McGuire is President of Global Elite Group, a company he founded in 2002 as Global Security Associates, after serving as Vice President of Virgin Security Services for 8 years. Global Elite...

Atlas Air Worldwide Announces Leadership Transition Plan

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. announced that President and Chief Executive Officer William J. (Bill) Flynn will retire from the company effective January 1, 2020, after a successful 13-year tenure, and become...

Continued Growth for Amazon’s Air Network – Adding Fifteen Boeing 737-800 Converted Freighter Aircraft to Fleet

Amazon continues to invest in ways to provide fast, free shipping for customers. Today, at the International Paris Air Show, the company announced a partnership with GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) to lease an additional fifteen Boeing 737-800 cargo aircraft. These fifteen aircraft will be...

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...

JetBlue Announces Commercial Team Appointments

JetBlue announced the following changes in the airline’s commercial leadership team:Scott Laurence to Lead Revenue and PlanningScott Laurence has been promoted to the role...

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...