Newark Liberty International Airport
Two airborne planes almost collided over Newark Liberty International Airport last month, according to a preliminary federal report.
The planes lost something called “visual separation,” prompting air traffic controllers to order United Flight 1243 to change its flight pattern, telling the 737: “1243, go around. Traffic off to your left departing. Traffic to your right.”
A flight from Chicago struck a bird Thursday evening shortly before it arrived at Newark Liberty International Airport.
Navnett Guleria, of Pennington, was devastated after she lost her four carat diamond ring — a gift from her husband to mark their 25th wedding anniversary — at Newark Liberty International Airport on Valentine’s Day.
In January, Port Authority executive director Pat Foye wrote to four airlines demanding their contractors give raises to workers at JFK and LaGuardia and phase in a minimum wage of $10.10.
Devender Singh, a 61-year-old Indian national who lives in Baton Rouge, was taken into custody by the FBI after the plane arrived in New Jersey on Sunday.
Ernesto Green, 21, was stopped on a parking garage ramp at Terminal A late Monday afternoon after his car was seen blocking traffic, police said. Police say they found a Walther P22 semi-automatic pistol in the vehicle’s console.
At Newark Liberty International Airport Thursday night, there was even more chaos and confusion, with passengers stuck trying to clear security.
Transportation Security Administration officials in Union are sorting through the items left behind at security checkpoints.
The extension is part of a proposed $27.6 billion, 10-year capital plan that will go before the authority’s full board on Feb. 19.
Newark Liberty International Airport is adding about two dozen bomb-sniffing dogs to beef up security during the Super Bowl.
The agency’s executive director, Patrick Foye – appointed by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, a Democrat – sent a letter Tuesday to four airlines demanding that their contractors give an immediate $1-an-hour pay raise to workers at New York City’s Kennedy and LaGuardia airports.
The Newark Liberty International Airport train station was shut down Wednesday evening due to a flood.
Five flight attendants were injured Thursday when a flight headed for Beijing had to return to Newark Liberty International Airport due to heavy turbulence.
The Port Authority is advising passengers to check with their airline before heading to the airport.