Port Authority of New York & New Jersey

Livery cab driver arrested for JFK Airport stabbing
Livery cab driver arrested for JFK Airport stabbing
Police Queens Courier Staff 11/23/2013 at 12:25PM

BY CRISTABELLE TUMOLA AND ANGY ALTAMIRANO A Flushing man has been arrested for a stabbing at  John F. Kennedy International Airport Friday after getting involved in a dispute with another man. The incident began outside of Terminal 8 around 4:45 p.m., then spilled into a parking lot, where one of the men stabbed the other above [...]

Cuomo veto fast-tracks aircraft noise studies
News Melissa Chan 11/18/2013 at 4:27PM

Governor Andrew Cuomo shut down a Senate bill last week and instead demanded the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey conduct a noise study and establish a community roundtable. The governor vetoed a two-state bill last Wednesday that would have required the authority to determine the effects of aircraft noise with a one-time [...]

Police investigating machine gun found at JFK Airport
Police investigating machine gun found at JFK Airport
Police Cristabelle Tumola 9/27/2013 at 2:33PM

Police are trying to figure out how a machine gun ended up inside a ceiling at JFK Airport. A contractor discovered the weapon while working in a non-passenger area of Terminal 1 around 10 a.m. Thursday, said a Port Authority of New York & New Jersey spokesperson. The Mac-11 subcompact machine pistol was hidden in [...]

New hotel adds to downtown Jamaica development
New hotel adds to downtown Jamaica development
Southeast Maggie Hayes 9/23/2013 at 3:26PM

Downtown Jamaica development is continuing to climb – 24 stories up– with a new, 210-room hotel. The hotel will be built at 93-43 Sutphin Boulevard, across the street from the Jamaica Long Island Rail Road station, the E and J subway lines and the John F. Kennedy International Airport AirTrain. The $35 million project is [...]

Board votes to write Cuomo over plane noise
News Queens Courier Staff 9/10/2013 at 1:16PM

Community Board 11 voted unanimously on a resolution to support a bill that would require the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey to conduct a noise study after the Federal Aviation Administration approved a new flight pattern over the area last year. The bill would determine the effects of aircraft noise on Brooklyn, [...]

JFK AirTrain to partially shut down from September 7 through mid-October
JFK AirTrain to partially shut down from September 7 through mid-October
Top Stories Maggie Hayes 9/06/2013 at 12:32PM

JFK International Airport’s AirTrain service will be partially shut down from September 7 through mid-October. The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey (PANYNJ) will provide a free bus fleet from the AirTrain’s Jamaica and Howard Beach rail stations to Federal Circle for transfer to buses and terminals. Customer Care representatives will then help [...]