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JFK Airport Runways Reopen Following Snow Squall

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Runways at John F. Kennedy Airport were briefly shut down Sunday following a morning snow squall.

The airport was closed to air traffic at 7:35 a.m., the Port Authority said. 286 more words


This Week On FM Magazine: The Corporate Angel Network

Deb Gordon’s guest was Susan Cotten, Director of Development at the Corporate Angel Network (CAN), a 501c3 non-profit founded by cancer survivors in 1981 to provide cancer patients and bone marrow donors, along with a family member or caregiver, free travel to and from treatment centers across the country, utilizing empty seats on corporate aircrafts. 260 more words


Airplane Noise Pollution at SUNY Purchase College

This is a news video I just finished with two other journalism students for a journalism class, Multiple Platform Writing. It’s about noise pollution at my school, SUNY Purchase College, coming from the nearby airport. 77 more words

Social Justice & Reform

Westchester County Airport Looks For Nonlethal Solutions To Bird Strikes

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Westchester County Airport officials are looking for different ways to keep planes and birds away from each other.

As WCBS 880’s Sean Adams reported, wildlife management at the airport is a constant effort — the grass is kept trimmed, there are no nesting areas, food sources are removed. 240 more words


NTSB: Fog A Possible Cause In Rockefeller Crash

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – Fog may have played a role in the plane crash near Westchester County Airport that killed doctor and philanthropist Richard Rockefeller… 306 more words


After Celebrating 99th Birthday of Billionaire Patriarch, Rockefeller Family Mourns Son's Death in Plane Crash

The Rockefeller family, after celebrating the 99th birthday of its billionaire patriarch David, is now planning a funeral for his doctor son after a morning plane wreck. 222 more words