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Egyptair Diverted Flight

JFK-Bound Flight Diverted After Threatening Letter Found On Board

A passenger jet from Cairo to New York was diverted to the United Kingdom Saturday, after a threatening message was found onboard.

06/15/2013

JFK Plane Accident

Piece Of Plane Breaks Off, Gets Lodged In Hangar At JFK

A passenger jet clipped a hangar Saturday as it was being towed through John F. Kennedy International Airport.

06/15/2013

Vehicles on the George Washington Bridge on May 27, 2013, Memorial Day (credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Port Authority Reports Decline In Car Crashes

The agency says the decrease reflects a program that was established in 1998 to reduce motor vehicle accidents.

06/11/2013

JFK Sleeping Security Guard

Sleeping Guards At JFK Raise Major Red Flags About Security

In March, a private security guard employed by the company, FJC Security, was spotted fast asleep. The company is paid hundreds of millions of dollars by the Port Authority to help protect sensitive sites such as JFK.

06/10/2013

New apple green taxi that will work in The Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island  and Upper Manhattan. (Rich Lamb/WCBS 880)

N.Y. State Court Of Appeals Reinstates Bloomberg Outer Borough Taxi Plan

Under the plan the TLC will be able to issue 18,000 hail licenses over the next three years – 20 percent must be handicapped-accessible.

06/06/2013

A JetBlue plane is seen at John F. Kennedy International Airport (file/photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

JetBlue Flight From Westchester Rerouted To JFK After Bird Strike

Around 8 a.m., Flight 1205 from White Planes to Fort Myers was hit by birds shortly after takeoff.

06/06/2013

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

The old Pan Am Worldport, is in its final weeks of operation. The terminal is currently used by Delta Airlines. (Credit CBS 2)

What’s Next For John F. Kennedy International Airport’s ‘Worldport’?

The land-constrained nature of Kennedy Airport, and Worldport’s location, make preservation difficult, according to the Port Authority.

05/09/2013

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

Man Busted With Numerous Fake Police Badges At JFK

A Long Island man stood accused Tuesday of impersonating a police officer, after he was caught with fake badges at John F. Kennedy International Airport.

05/07/2013

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

A Delta plane is seen at John F. Kennedy International Airport. (credit: CBS 2)

Passengers Disturbed By Alleged Security Breach By Delta Employee At JFK

Police said Marcelino Aponte, 31, used his Secure Identification Display Area badge, or SIDA, to secretly sneak into the most secure areas of JFK.

04/05/2013

Robert Guerrero Joel Casamayor junior welterweight fight at the Mandalay Bay Events Center July 31, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Boxer Robert Guerrero, Set To Fight Floyd Mayweather Jr., Arrested At JFK

Guerrero was arrested after declaring an empty – but unlicensed – .40 caliber semi-automatic pistol while trying to fly to Las Vegas, Port Authority police said.

03/28/2013

Flag of the Borough of Queens (credit: Queens Borough President's Office)

‘Jeopardy!’ Devotes Entire Category To Queens

If you live in a certain outer borough, you might have felt an extra sense of pride Tuesday night.

03/19/2013

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

Suspected Rapist Arrested After Getting Stun Gun Past JFK Security

Queens detectives were hot on the trail of 23-year-old Prodromos Vasilopoulous when he managed to get past security at JFK Airport with a stun gun in his carry-on bag.

03/14/2013

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