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FBI Lends FAA Drone Detector For Tests At Kennedy Airport

Birds pose a danger to commercial aircraft, but unauthorized drones are also a threat. Fortunately for everyone, we don’t yet know what would happen if a solid unmanned aerial vehicle collided with a jet or flew into its engine. 183 more words

Cocaine Found Hidden in Candy Containers at JFK Airport; Woman Arrested: Authorities

A woman was arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport after allegedly trying to sneak 10 pounds of cocaine hidden in candy containers into the United States from Mexico, authorities said Friday. 147 more words

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#DYK: Port Authority Earth Day Facts

By Nate Kimball, Environmental and Sustainability Specialist, Aviation

Earth Day is commemorated each April 22, but the Port Authority’s commitment to clean air, land and water is a 24/7 proposition 365 days a year, whether it’s electric vehicle charging stations at local airports or innovative microgrid strategies designed to conserve energy.  253 more words

JetBlue Installs Napping Pods For Weary Travelers At JFK Airport

You know the feeling: your head is full of stuffing, your feet are dragging, and you just need to find somewhere to rest your tired bones after a long flight and before you get on another plane. 394 more words

Arraignment For Flight Attendant Accused Of Trying To Smuggle Cocaine Through LAX

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A JetBlue flight attendant is due in federal court in Brooklyn Thursday on drug distribution charges. Marsha Gay Reynolds of Queens surrendered to federal authorities at John F. 30 more words

Flight Attendant Accused Of Trying To Smuggle Cocaine Through LAX Appears In Court

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A JetBlue flight attendant was in federal court in Brooklyn Thursday on drug distribution charges.

Marsha Gay Reynolds of Queens surrendered to federal authorities at John F. 530 more words

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Flight Attendant Accused Of Trying To Smuggle 70lbs. Cocaine

A JetBlue flight attendant accused of using her credentials to attempt to get 70 pounds of cocaine through airport security in Los Angeles before flinging off her heels and running out of the airport, has been arrested in New York. 7 more words