JFK International Airport

Customs officers & passenger take precautions during an Ebola scare at Newark International Airport. (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Mayor Bill De Blasio At Ebola Roundtable: NYC Is Ready

The mayor convened a meeting of city agencies at City Hall on Thursday as a display of readiness against the spread of the deadly virus.

10/09/2014

Sign at Atlantic City International Airport (credit: South Jersey Transportation Authority)

Port Authority To Run Atlantic City International Airport

The South Jersey Transportation Authority on Wednesday approved the $500,000 a year payment under the 15-year agreement, which takes effect on July 1.

05/30/2013

Delta's new Terminal 4 at JFK Airport - May 24, 2013 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Delta Celebrates $1.4 Billion Upgrade Of JFK Terminal 4

The giant glass terminal replaces the crumbling 1960s Pan Am terminal.

05/24/2013

American Airlines planes on the tarmac (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Woman Thrown Off Plane For Singing Whitney Houston Songs

The bizarre incident took place on board an American Airlines plane headed to John F. Kennedy International Airport from Los Angeles Friday.

05/13/2013

JFK Airport (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

FAA Fines Port Authority $3.5 Million Over Safety Violations At NY-Area Airports

The violations occurred at JFK, LaGuardia, Newark Liberty and Teterboro airports from Dec. 2010-June 2012, the Federal Aviation Administration said.

04/08/2013

The Transportation Security Administration says it intercepted these 26 stun guns from a checked bag at JFK Airport on Dec. 7, 2012. (credit: TSA)

TSA: Agents Stop Man Who Tried Smuggle 26 Stun Guns Through JFK Airport

The man was set to fly to the Dominican Republic. Instead, Port Authority Police arrested him.

12/10/2012

(Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Port Authority, Amtrak Say They’re Moving Again After Sandy

More mass transit operations are coming online in the wake of superstorm Sandy.

11/01/2012

This pen sized stun gun was seized at JFK International Airport on Sept. 17, 2012. (credit: Transportation Security Administration)

TSA Agents Spot Passenger With Pen-Sized Stun Gun At JFK

Port Authority Police confiscated the weapon and arrested the man on a weapons charge. Operations at the airport weren’t impacted.

09/18/2012

Customs and Border Patrol agents say these packets seized July 25, 2012 at JFK International Airport contain heroin. (credit: Customs and Border Patrol)

Customs Agents Recover 8 Pounds Of Heroin Hidden In Hair Treatment

A woman flying from Bogota to JFK had 38 packets of the product in her luggage. It tested positive for heroin, Customs and Border Protection officers said.

08/09/2012

Authorities say these pens, buttons and bottles of deodorant were all stuffed with cocaine. (credit: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

Authorities Seize Cocaine Concealed In Magic Markers, Deodorant At JFK International Airport

Would-be drug smugglers have been getting creative lately at John F. Kennedy International Airport, officials say.

05/14/2012

Clayton Osbon (credit: Handout)

Judge Orders Psych Exam For JetBlue Pilot Who Had Apparent Mid-Air Meltdown

A judge wants to know if Clayton Osbon is mentally fit to stand trial. The motion seeking the psychiatric exam states that events enumerated in a FBI affidavit “establish a likelihood that Osbon may be suffering from a mental disease or defect.”

04/05/2012

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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

Evacuation at Terminal 8 at JFK Airport on July 25, 2011 (credit: CBS 2)

Port Authority Police Respond After Man Leaves Bag In Business Class Lounge At JFK

Terminal 8 at JFK has reopened after the bomb squad and canine units were brought in.

07/25/2011

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

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