JFK Airport

An aerial view of John F. Kennedy Airport. (file/Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Port Authority Probes JFK Security Breach By Jet Skier

A jet skier who became stranded in Jamaica Bay easily breached JFK’s security system by walking undetected across two runways and into a terminal.

08/13/2012

Delta Flight 126

Questions Linger After Bomb Scare On Flight From JFK To Madrid

An NYPD source said it was “unknown whether a plotter was interrupted or panicked and left the material behind.”

07/13/2012

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Authorities Bust Counterfeit Cell Phone Operation After Random Search At JFK

Police and federal agents traced the phones to a local warehouse in Plainview, where they arrested the three men, who did business under the name Amax and Cellular Wholesale USA.

06/20/2012

The Space Shuttle Enterprise seen from Chopper 880 being moved at JFK International Airport ahead of her barge trip to the Intrepid - Queens, NY - Jun 1, 2012 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Space Shuttle Enterprise Arrives In New Jersey En Route To Intrepid

On Tuesday morning, the Enterprise will depart from Elizabeth, passing the Statue of Liberty at 9:50 a.m. and the World Trade Center at 10:40 a.m. before completing its journey to the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum at 11:30 a.m., where it will be hoisted onto the flight deck.

06/03/2012

Space Shuttle Enterprise (Credit: CBS 2)

Shuttle Enterprise Prepares For Final Leg Of Journey To Intrepid Museum

The Space Shuttle Enterprise has continued its journey to the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum.

06/02/2012

JFK Airport (credit: CBS 2)

Critics Crying Foul Over Plan To Control Bird Populations Near JFK Airport

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s plan would authorize staffers to kill a half-dozen bird species within a five-mile radius of the airport, but environmentalists said the plan conflicts with an effort to restore nearby wetland habitats for birds.

05/27/2012

The spehere from the original World Trade Center is seen in Battery Park - New York, NY (file / credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

World Trade Center Sphere Being Moved From Battery Park To Storage

The bronz sculpture, which once stood as a symbol of world peace between the Twin Towers, will be moved from Battery Park for park renovations.

04/06/2012

JFK Airport

Exclusive: CBS 2’s Explosive Report On JFK Baggage Thefts Leads To Demands On FAA

The baggage scandal has prompted calls for the Federal Aviation Administration to put undercover agents and cameras in the bellies of airplanes and enhance background checks on potential employees.

03/27/2012

JFK Airport

Exclusive: The Stunning JFK Airport Baggage Scandal; 200 Thefts Per Day

Think twice before you check your luggage at John F. Kennedy International Airport. Cash, jewelry, electronics and other valuables are being stolen at a staggering rate. It’s happening as a result of inside jobs that aren’t being stopped.

03/26/2012

A man directs travelers at JFK Airport - Queens, NY (file / credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Mail Handlers Accused Of Theft At JFK Postal Facility

Federal authorities announced the arrests of Brian Wilson and Clive Bennett on Thursday. Prosecutors say the men work for a private company under contract to process air mail at Kennedy.

03/22/2012

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TSA Agents Find Fake Grenades, Knife & More At Newark Liberty, JFK Airports

The Transportation Security Administrating says it has stopped several suspicious items recently at area airports.

03/05/2012

JFK Airport - Queens, NY (file / credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

TSA: Passenger At JFK Had 3 Stun Guns In Luggage

The Transportation Security Administration said the passenger was stopped on Thursday morning.

03/01/2012

Airport Security (file / credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

TSA Testing Out New Speedy Screening Process At JFK Terminal 8

Some flyers Wednesday morning were floating on air at American Airlines’ Terminal 8 screening. They left on their shoes, belts, and jackets, they didn’t have to open their bags, and they breezed through security.

02/29/2012

Generic Plane File Photo (credit: Getty images)

L.I. Couple Wants Answers After Lavatory Leak From Overhead Plane

“It was oily in substance, blackish-greenish oil. I thought it was hydraulic fluid,” said resident Artie Hughes.

02/26/2012

John F. Kennedy Airport (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Security Breach At JFK International Airport Causes Headaches For Travelers

The breach occurred at around 5:20 a.m. A passenger flagged by the Transportation Security Administration went through a security checkpoint without being pulled aside and screened.

02/24/2012

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