NYC Needs Runways, But 'Ghost Airport' Stays QuietAs planners lament the lack of space for new runways in a region plagued by air delays, Floyd Bennett's wide, inviting runways sits just across Jamaica Bay, opening a few times a year for special flights.
Newark Airport Flights Interrupted By Faulty Fire Alarm In Control TowerDepartures were held for about 20 minutes until the fire alarm sensor was replaced and operations resumed.
FAA Officially Dedicates New LaGuardia TowerThe new $100 million LaGuardia Airport control tower stands head and shoulders over the busy LaGuardia terminal.
LaGuardia Airport Boasts New Control TowerThe $100 million facility replaces the old tower, which was used for more than 40 years.
LaGuardia To Start Using New Tower This WeekendThe $100-million facility will replace a 46-year-old tower. The FAA says it will provide air traffic controllers better visibility and technology that will help reduce flight delays.