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Bill Puckhaber

JFK Airport Business Leader and Airport Icon Passes Away

Bill Puckhaber, founder and CEO of Pan American Training Institute and Publisher of the Airport Press passed away in Somers, NY with his family...
The Expert’s Guide to Flying With Your Pets

The Expert’s Guide to Flying With Your Pets

Now more than ever before, our pets are a huge part of our families. Because of this love affair with our ‘fur babies’, fewer...

Port Authority Approves $215 Million Project to Repair Key Runway and Add Delay Reducing,...

Construction of a new high-speed taxiway at John F. Kennedy International Airport as part of state-of-good-repair work on a key arrivals runway will help...

100x35JetBlue Outlines 100 Days, 35 Ways of Caring for Puerto Rico

JetBlue today announced a multifaceted program to support both short-term relief and long-term recovery efforts on the island following the destruction from Hurricane Maria. 100x35JetBlue outlines...

TSA, Delta Jointly Launch Automated Screening Checkpoint Lanes at LaGuardia Airport

The Transportation Security Administration and Delta Air Lines jointly launched new automated security screening lanes in Terminal C at LaGuardia Airport (LGA) today, introducing...

Port Authority Names John Bilich As New Chief Security Office

The Port Authority announced today that Acting Chief Security Officer John Bilich – a former NYPD Deputy Commissioner of Operations and chief investigator in...
Harvey-TSST team from LGA gets briefed in Houston

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...

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....

Port Authority Airports Set New Record During First Half of 2017 With More Than...

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey’s airports – the world’s busiest aviation network – are on pace to reach a fifth...
Metropolitan Airport News Charitable Giving Campaign

Metropolitan Airport News Hosts Breakfast at JetBlue Farm

Metropolitan Airport News was honored to meet with representatives from the Metropolitan New York USO. We were joined by supporters of the 2017 Charitable...