John F. Kennedy Airport

Travelers wait on long lines at JFK Airport following a snowstorm Jan. 3, 2014 (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Travelers Stranded, Endure Long Lines As Winter Storm Prompts Flight Cancellations Across Northeast

The Port Authority is advising passengers to check with their airline before heading to the airport.

01/03/2014

Jalalabad Bombing

Bomber Strikes Consulate In Afghanistan Amid Travel Warning

The Indian consulate in Jalalabad, Afghanistan, was struck by a suicide bomber overnight – amid warnings against American targets and travel warnings for American citizens.

08/03/2013

FILE -- A Swiss International Air Lines jet. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

$100,000 Reward Offered For Info In Swiss Jet Money Theft

Authorities are asking for the public’s help in figuring out who stole $1.2 million from a Swiss International Air Lines jet last month.

07/10/2013

FILE -- A Swiss International Air Lines jet. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

FBI: $1.2M Missing From Swiss Jet At JFK

The FBI is investigating whether the cash disappeared from the cargo hold in Zurich, Switzerland, where Flight 17 originated, or after it landed.

06/25/2013

Newark Airport Parking Lot (Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Limited Flights Resume At JFK, LaGuardia And Newark Airports

Local airports started to see some activity Saturday morning after a blizzard forced airlines to cancel thousands of flights.

02/09/2013

JFK Airport

Nonunion JFK Airport Security Workers Vote To Authorize Strike

The main points of contention for the workers include better training and equipment, which they say are related to safety concerns for passengers and themselves.

12/13/2012

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

TSA Screener Accused Of Stealing iPads At JFK Airport

Sean Henry, 32, of Brooklyn was nabbed in a sting operation using decoy bags, police said.

12/06/2012

JFK Plane Scare Sept. 17 (credit: CBS 2)

Full-Scale Investigation Launched Into ‘Terror Error’ At JFK Airport

Sources told CBS 2 the wrong plane was sent to the impound area and the plane that received the threat was allowed to taxi right up to the gate,

09/24/2012

JFK Plane Scare Sept. 17 (credit: CBS 2)

2 Planes Isolated At JFK Airport After Phone Threat Given All Clear

The two planes were moved to an isolated section of the airport while the Port Authority and federal agents probed the situation. Both planes were give the all clear around 4:40 p.m.

09/17/2012

FILE - Canada geese (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

700 Geese From Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge To Be Euthanized

In April, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand proposed a bill authorizing authorities to remove Canada geese from the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge in June and July when the birds are molting and cannot fly.

07/10/2012

Clayton Osbon (credit: Handout)

JetBlue Pilot Clayton Osbon Found Not Guilty In Mid-Flight Freak Out

A Texas judge said the 49-year-old suffered a severe mental disease or defect that impaired his ability.

07/03/2012

Clayton Osbon (credit: Personal Photo)

Passengers Aboard Flight With JetBlue Pilot Who Had Apparent Meltdown File Lawsuit

The lawsuit was filed Wednesday in state Supreme Court in Queens. It contends the airline should have known that Clayton Osbon was unfit to fly.

06/13/2012

JFK Airport

TSA: Passenger Tries To Sneak 8-Inch Knife Onto Flight At JFK Airport

Following 9/11 there was a huge crackdown on what is allowed on airplanes. Most comply, but it is shocking what some passengers still try to bring aboard. Everything from chainsaws filled with gasoline to active grenade launchers.

05/25/2012

Terrence Ralph (credit: Personal Photo)

JFK Airport Cargo Worker Accused Of Stealing From Care Packages Meant For Troops Overseas

His job was to handle them with care, but postal inspectors said Terrance Ralph, 41, was helping himself to items meant for soldiers by picking through packages.

05/16/2012

Space Shuttle Enterprise (Credit: CBS 2)

Crews Work Through The Night To Separate Space Shuttle Enterprise From 747

Crews at John F. Kennedy Airport were in the middle of a delicate operation on Sunday morning, separating the Space Shuttle Enterprise from the 747 it flew in on a few weeks ago.

05/13/2012

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