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2013-11-08 12:20:09

CHICAGO, Nov. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- JBT Corporation (NYSE: JBT) today announced that its JBT AeroTech business has been awarded a contract valued in excess of $4 million to supply gate equipment at JFK International Airport (JFK). The contract, placed by British Airways, includes the supply of Jetway® passenger boarding bridges and walkways, JetAire® preconditioned air units and JetPower® ground power units. The JBT gate equipment is an integral part of British Airways'...

2013-07-10 16:20:17

Social Media Blitz Keeps Issue Alive NEW YORK, July 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As jackhammers began to chip away at the iconic umbrella-shaped terminal at JFK International Airport, its defenders launched an eleventh hour crowdfunding campaign to publicize the impending loss of the historic Jet Age building. On July 4, 2013, Save the Worldport turned to Indiegogo, an online crowdfunding platform to campaign for an ad in the New York Times. The ad will raise further...

Solar Impulse Makes History As First To Fly Across America Powered Only By The Sun
2013-07-07 07:04:31

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Swiss Pioneers of aviation Bertrand Piccard and Andre Borschberg have made history with their successful Across America 2013 project, landing safely at JFK International Airport in New York late Saturday night, July 6. Sunday's successful landing of the Solar Impulse zero-fuel airplane marks a significant milestone in aviation history: The first time a plane capable of flying day and night powered only by solar energy has crossed...

Across America 2013: Solar Impulse Prepares For Final Leg To New York
2013-07-05 06:17:42

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Solar Impulse team of Bertrand Piccard and Andre Borschberg are now preparing for the final flight of their HB-SIA zero-fuel airplane in the Across America 2013 campaign. Borschberg will take control of the solar-powered airplane for this final leg of the journey from Washington, DC to New York. Borschberg is scheduled to take off from Washington Dulles International Airport on Saturday, July 6 at around 5:00 am EDT. The...

2012-04-11 06:21:14

NEW YORK, April 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The music that ignited a generation and heats up Broadway every night in "Rock of Ages" is coming to American Airlines Terminal 8 at John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) on Friday, April 13. The classic rock love story will erupt into Broadway's best party post-security at Terminal 8, entertaining customers with the sounds of such feel-good, sing-out-loud songs as "Here I Go Again," "Wanted Dead or Alive," "High Enough" and "Don't Stop...

2012-01-02 06:50:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- JFK Airport parking facility, SmartPark JFK, today announced the launch of their new JFK parking iPhone App for placing parking reservations. The app works on all iPhones, iPads and the iPod touch. Travelers now have convenient access to the SmartPark JFK parking reservations system without the need for a computer. iPhone apps appear to be changing how the traveler makes travel plans when departing out of JFK International Airport. "The customer...

2010-11-18 11:21:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines and American Eagle further expand their presence in New York today by launching daily nonstop service between New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and five new destinations. As previously announced, American begins daily service today from JFK to Rio de Janeiro (GIG), using 219-seat Boeing 767-300s configured with 28 Business Class and 191 Economy Class seats. In addition, American begins two daily...

2010-07-29 16:15:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Eagle Airlines, the regional affiliate of American Airlines, today announced daily nonstop service between New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and three new destinations - Norfolk International Airport (ORF), Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG), and Indianapolis International Airport (IND), beginning Nov. 18. Eagle will operate the service with 50-seat Embraer ERJ-145 jets. "American is...

2009-10-05 11:00:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) today announced the selection of Michael A. Scott as Federal Security Director (FSD) for John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK). As FSD, he will oversee all TSA operations at the airport. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090401/TSALOGO) "Mike has most recently overseen TSA operations at LaGuardia, MacArthur and Westchester County airports and the Manhattan Heliports, and this...

2009-08-04 09:00:00

JAMAICA, N.Y., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- JFK INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT -- Baltia Air Lines, Inc. announced today that they have executed a Letter of Intent for the purchase of a Boeing 747 aircraft. About Baltia Baltia Air Lines, Inc. is a New York corporation publicly traded under the symbol "BLTA" on the Over the Counter Bulletin Board, OTCBB. Baltia's base of operations is Terminal 4 at JFK International Airport in New York. Baltia's goal is to become the leading U.S. airline in...