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Thousands of flights to the East Coast were canceled as a potentially historic blizzard is set to dump up to three feet of snow in the Northeast from New York City to Boston.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Call Your Carrier: Closing In On 5,000 Flights Canceled At Northeast Airports

The Port Authority is hoping to resume service at the airports by 3 p.m. Saturday.

02/08/2013

Port Authority Bus Terminal - New York, NY - Aug 15, 2003 - Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

State Auditors: Excessive Overtime At Port Authority

New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says Wednesday overtime “flows like water” at the agency responsible for the region’s airports, seaports, PATH rail system, tunnels and bridges between New York and New Jersey.

08/17/2011

A Continental Airlines jet is seen at Newark Liberty International Airport (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

New York City Area Airports Look At Expansion

While the Port Authority takes in proposals to do an airport capacity study Newark, JFK, and LaGuardia, one local aviation advocate says the first thing to do is upgrade the air traffic control system.

07/08/2011

In this Friday, July 4, 2008 file photograph, lifeguards in Wildwood, N.J., watch people playing in the Atlantic Ocean. (credit: Mel Evans,file/AP)

Hitting The Beach This Memorial Day, Gridlock Sam Offers Travel Tips

Ready! Set! Travel! (Right now, if possible.)

05/26/2011

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Just Cold, No Snow Means Easy Holiday Travel For New Yorkers

If you’re on your way out of New York for the holiday, chances are you won’t have much of a problem getting over the river and through the woods.

12/24/2010

(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Holiday Travelers Benefit From Spread-Out Season

Travelers are hitting the roads, rails, and skies and there is information you need to know!

12/23/2010

TSA Screeners(Photo by Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

London-Bound Airline Passengers Stranded In NYC

Some stranded passengers have been mulling around John F. Kennedy Airport for hours, even days, hoping to get booked on a flight back to the snow-ravaged United Kingdom.

12/20/2010

A Boeing 747 commercial jet flies in front of the Moon - Sep 30, 2010 - Photo: GERARD JULIEN/AFP/Getty Images

Skies Over Rockland County To Get Noisier

The FAA airspace redesign is intended to ease congestion and delays at the three main New York City area airports starting in 2012.

12/08/2010

A man goes through a full body scanner at John F. Kennedy International Airport - Queens, NY - Oct 22, 2010 - Photo: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880

NYC Councilman Wants Full Body Scanners Banned

The New York City Council’s lawyer believes it has the power to ban the new full body scanners in use at airports.

11/19/2010

Departing travelers wait in line at LaGuardia Airport - Queens, NY - Sep 30, 2010 - Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

New York City Area Flight Delays As Bad As Ever

A new government report criticizes attempts to reduce area airport chaos, saying scheduling rules continue to put too many planes in line when weather is the worst.

11/04/2010

A woman stands inside a full-body scanner that detects explosives and drugs as a measure of airport security. (CBS)

Pilot Refuses Full-Body Scan, Says TSA Doesn’t Make Travel Safer

A Tennessee pilot who says he’s tired of being manhandled by security agents is waiting to see if he will lose his job because he refused a full body scan.

CBS New York–10/20/2010

Planes at Newark Liberty Airport

NJ Airports To Receive $13M In Federal Grants

Newark Airport will receive the biggest chunk of the money. It’s getting more than $4 million to rehabilitate and widen taxiways to accommodate larger aircraft.

09/24/2010

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