John F. Kennedy International Airport

Federal Agents: Man Flying To JFK From Mexico Hid Cocaine In Candy BagsA passenger flying into John F. Kennedy International Airport from Mexico City this week was hiding cocaine inside a bag of candy, U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Friday.
Hydraulics Problem Forces Flight To Ireland To Return To JFKA plane headed to Shannon, Ireland had to return to John F. Kennedy International Airport Monday evening due to a problem with its hydraulics.
Authorities: Man Followed 2 United Nations Motorcades On JFK Airport GroundsChris Cannella told police he was trying to give the pope his business card, even though Pope Francis had left New York City for Philadelphia several hours earlier.
Jubilant Crowds Greet Pope Francis On His First Day In New York CityPope Francis arrived in New York late Thursday afternoon to thrilled crowds and exuberant cheers, as some called their encounter with the pontiff the “most precious moment” of their lives.
Partial Shutdown Of JFK AirTrain System Coming OvernightThe AirTrain system at John F. Kennedy International Airport will be partially shut down overnight Tuesday into Wednesday.
Residents Frustrated With JFK Airport Workers Parking In Front Of Their HomesLawmakers have asked the airlines to have employees park in Port Authority lots instead.
$8.9 Million In Federal Funding Coming For Upgrades At JFKU.S. Sens. Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) on Friday announced $8.9 million in new federal funding for runway and airfield upgrades at John F. Kennedy International Airport.
Queens DA Looks To Crack Down On Drones Near AirportsOn Sunday, a drone came within 25 feet of a Shuttle America flight as it was about to touch down at JFK Airport.
Possible Drone Spotted By Crew Of Plane Landing At JFKA Delta Airlines crew spotted a possible drone Friday afternoon while landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport.
No Strike After JFK, LaGuardia Airport Workers Reach DealAirport workers at John F. Kennedy and LaGuardia airports will not be going on strike after settling a contract dispute.
More Than 1,000 Workers At JFK, LaGuardia Set To Strike WednesdayService Employees International Union Local 32BJ says picketing will begin at Delta terminals at John F. Kennedy Airport at 10 p.m. Wednesday at LaGuardia at 6 a.m. Thursday.
Texas Govenor Accosted At JFK Airport Over Gay-Marriage StanceAbbott spokesman Matt Hirsch told the Austin American-Statesman that the unidentified 32-year-old man first shook the governor's hand Tuesday night before loudly telling him to "go to hell."