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2013-10-31 23:30:06

EMED Jamaica’s premier air ambulance evacuation service today announced that it has entered into an agreement with the Port Authority of Jamaica. This agreement allows EMED's emergency ground and air ambulance evacuation services for cruise ship passengers traveling to Jamaica. Kingston, Jamaica (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 EMEDICAL GLOBAL JAMAICA LTD.(EMED), Jamaica’s premier air ambulance evacuation service today announced that it has entered into an agreement with the Port...

2013-08-01 08:21:45

Airline, Landlord Should Consider Actions Carefully NEW YORK, Aug. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey continue unrelentingly in their mission to flatten the historic JFK Terminal 3 Worldport into an airplane parking lot, but many believe leveling the iconic building is terribly short-sighted. Using data freely available online, advocacy group Save the Worldport argues that renovating, instead of demolishing the famous...

2013-07-26 16:20:11

Advocacy Group Says Time is Short; Airline, Agency Are Missing Opportunities NEW YORK, July 26, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ignoring continued pleas to rescue the historic Worldport rotunda at Terminal 3, Delta Air Lines and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey remain unrelenting in their mission to level the iconic Jet Age landmark. In response to the National Trust for Historic Preservation's announcement of the terminal as one of America's 11 Most Endangered Historic...

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...

2013-06-26 20:20:11

Delta Air Lines and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey continue with planned redevelopment of Terminal 3 site, while creating tribute to the former Pan Am Worldport NEW YORK, June 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Recognizing the former Pan Am Worldport's place in John F. Kennedy International Airport's aviation history, Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey will partner to create a suitable tribute to the Worldport during the redevelopment...

2013-06-18 12:24:16

The Mosaic Company and Other Local Phosphate Producers and Vendors Contribute $10.6 Billion and More Than 40,000 Jobs to Tampa Bay Economy TAMPA, Fla., June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Phosphate, a Port of Tampa mainstay export for the past century, accounts for more than two-thirds of the Port's $15.1 billion annual economic activity. In addition, the phosphate industry supports more than half of the Port's 80,000 direct, indirect and related jobs, according to a new study released...

2013-04-17 20:20:12

TORONTO, April 17, 2013 /CNW/ - The Toronto Port Authority (TPA) has received an injunction order from the Ontario Superior Court of Justice that prevents members of the Canadian Office and Professional Employees (COPE) Union and its supporters from continuing to obstruct the operations of Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (BBTCA). The TPA and Porter applied for the injunction following continued disruptive action at BBTCA that obstructed operations of the airport and contravened...

2013-04-16 16:20:26

TORONTO, April 16, 2013 /CNW/ - The Toronto Port Authority and Porter Airlines have failed in their bid to stifle freedom of expression in the airline fuel handlers' strike. The Port Authority and the airline sought a wide-ranging order from Superior Court, including severe restrictions on the ability to conduct demonstrations at Little Norway Park at the corner of Bathurst Street and Queen's Quay West. However, the result of the order from Justice David Aston is that peaceful...

2013-04-16 12:20:34

TORONTO, April 16, 2013 /CNW/ - Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (BBTCA) has been ranked as one of Canada's and the world's best airports to travel from. The Skytrax World Airport Awards awarded BBTCA the tenth Best Airport in the World in the Under 5 Million Passenger category. This also places BBTCA as Canada's second best airport in the same category. The Skytrax World Airport Awards are based solely on the 12 million passenger suyrveys collected at over 388 airports across the...

2013-04-08 12:20:47

20-YEAR LEASE EXTENSION TO DRIVE $150 MILLION IN FACILITY INVESTMENTS NEWARK, N.J., April 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines and the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey have signed a 20-year lease extension through which United will maintain its significant presence at Newark Liberty International Airport and make further investments to ensure the airport remains one of the country's premier global gateways. United and the United Express carriers will continue their...