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JFK Airport Runway Overhaul To Mean Uptick In Noise

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Upcoming runway reconstruction at John F. Kennedy Airport could cause headaches in some Nassau County communities.

One-third of the flights will be rerouted to different runways for the better part of next year, CBS2’s Carolyn Gusoff reported Thursday. 414 more words


Cuomo Announces $13 Billion Plan To Rebuild JFK Airport

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Gov. Andrew Cuomo says major changes are coming to John F. Kennedy International Airport.

On Thursday, he announced his plan to rebuild the airport with two new terminals and two new roadways to improve vehicle access, along with expanding JFK airtrain service. 183 more words


Customs: Man Caught Smuggling Cocaine Inside Bottles Of Baileys At JFK Airport

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A traveler from Jamaica was caught smuggling cocaine through John F. Kennedy International Airport inside Baileys Irish Cream bottles, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency says. 90 more words


Husband and wife among four Guyanese cocaine mules nabbed at JFK

Four Guyanese, including a husband and wife, were recently held at the John F. Kennedy International Airport, in New York, after attempting to smuggle cocaine in pellets that they ingested and two of them have admitted that they were to be paid US$6,000 for couriering the drugs. 175 more words


Delta Flight At JFK Aborts Take-Off, Catches Fire On Runway

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A plane on fire was forced to abort its take-off from JFK Airport Monday night.

Cameras caught firefighters dousing Delta Flight 420 on the tarmac after a landing gear caught fire. 60 more words


Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing At JFK Airport

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A Delta Airlines flight made an emergency landing Thursday morning at John F. Kennedy International Airport.

Smoke could be seen coming from the brakes as it arrived. 88 more words


Health Officials: Emirates Passengers Test Positive For The Flu After Landing At JFK

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – All 10 people who reported feeling sick on board a flight that landed at John F. Kennedy International Airport on Wednesday have tested positive for the flu, city officials say. 282 more words