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JFK’s Terminal 4 adds more retail options
News Queens Courier Staff 12/24/2013 at 3:13PM

More shops are landing at John F. Kennedy International (JFK) Airport’s Terminal 4. JFKIAT, the management company which operates Terminal 4 announced Monday the opening of three new retail shops, and five additional stores that are scheduled to open in January.

Op-Ed: More airport terminal gates = More Queens jobs
News Op-Ed 6/23/2013 at 8:45AM

BY SETH BORNSTEIN In late May, Delta Airlines officially opened nine more gates at JFK’s Terminal 4. This is great news for the borough of Queens and our on-going efforts to create, retain and attract jobs. Here at the Queens Economic Development Corporation, where I serve as executive director, we offer numerous business- services programs [...]

Delta unveils expanded Terminal 4 at JFK
Delta unveils expanded Terminal 4 at JFK
Top Stories Terence M. Cullen 5/28/2013 at 2:11PM

It’s liftoff for the expanded Terminal 4. Airline officials and city leaders opened the elongated terminal at John F. Kennedy International Airport on Friday. They celebrated the jobs, business and improved image the facility is expected to give the city. The $1.2 billion expansion gives the terminal a total of 41 gates. New York-based restaurants [...]

Plane returns to LaGuardia after engine failure
News Terence M. Cullen 5/24/2013 at 3:35PM

A Maine-bound flight had to turn around not long after takeoff Wednesday due to an engine failure, officials said. An engine shut down in-air during Delta Connection flight 6256 not long after it left LaGuardia, according to the airline. The flight returned to LaGuardia, landed safely and taxied the runway. There were no injuries during [...]

Delta to build first outdoor airport terrace at JFK
Delta to build first outdoor airport terrace at JFK
South Cristabelle Tumola 2/05/2013 at 12:36PM

Some Delta passengers will soon be able to see the skies before boarding their flights at JFK. This May a stylish Sky Deck will open at the airport’s Delta Sky Club as part of its $1.2 billion Terminal 4 expansion, the airline recently announced. Delta is also building another open-air space at the Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport. [...]

Cancelled flights strand thousands at area airports
Cancelled flights strand thousands at area airports
News Maggie Hayes 10/29/2012 at 2:00PM

Hurricane Sandy has shut down New York airports forcing stranded passengers and evacuated residents to flee to nearby hotels to seek refuge. “Our first thought, as always, is the safety of our customers and our employees,” said Rick Sacco, the general manager at the Holiday Inn Express at Kennedy Airport. Airports do remain open, but [...]

Delta helps in the fight against breast cancer
Delta helps in the fight against breast cancer
News Maggie Hayes 9/25/2012 at 7:56AM

LaGuardia’s Delta terminal was pretty in pink for the arrival of the “Breast Cancer One” survivor charter flight. On Thursday, September 20, LaGuardia welcomed the “pink plane” in from Atlanta. More than 140 Delta employee cancer survivors from 35 different locations around the world made the trip, and were greeted in Terminal D by tons [...]