RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Kennedy Airport

A collection of news and information related to Kennedy Airport published by this site and its partners.

Top Kennedy Airport Articles

Displaying items 25-36
  • NTSB denies request to reopen TWA Flight 800 crash investigation

    NTSB denies request to reopen TWA Flight 800 crash investigation
    The National Transportation Safety Board will not reopen the 1996 crash investigation of Trans World Airlines Flight 800 despite a continuing fight to get the agency to consider whether a missile hit the plane, the agency announced Wednesday. The...
  • IronPigs staff is all about entertaining ... most of the time

    IronPigs staff is all about entertaining ... most of the time
    A reporter and camera person from a Philadelphia TV station trekked up the Northeast Extension to do a story on the "winner" of the Lehigh Valley IronPigs' funeral contest. They joked with Kurt Landis, Lehigh Valley's general manager, who came up with...
  • Three-room cabin in the sky for $21,000 one way

    Three-room cabin in the sky for $21,000 one way
    Later this year, fliers with a taste for luxury can jet from London to Abu Dhabi in a three-room flying penthouse on Etihad Airways. The compartment in the airline’s A380 planes includes a bedroom, a living room and a bathroom, with service...
  • JetBlue, Drury, Enterprise among tops in service, J.D. Power says

    JetBlue, Drury, Enterprise among tops in service, J.D. Power says
    If you fly JetBlue or Southwest, rent a car from National or Enterprise, stay at a Homewood Suites, a Staybridge Suites or a Drury hotel, a Four Seasons or a Ritz-Carlton, your trip will probably be marked by good customer service. Those brands on...
  • Brazil's Azul airlines eyes South Florida airports as part of U.S. launch in 2015

    For South Floridians with ties to Brazil, a new avenue for traveling to the country known for its samba dance, Rio Carnival showcase and strong U.S. trade relations could soon open up. Azul Brazilian Airlines announced Wednesday it plans to launch...
  • Close call between two United planes in Houston prompts FAA review

    Close call between two United planes in Houston prompts FAA review
    The FAA is investigating a close call between two United Airlines flights in Houston earlier this month and has put in place preventive measures in response to the incident, an official said Friday.  The incident occurred about 9:30 p.m. May 9 about two...
  • Iraqi family taking nothing for granted this Thanksgiving

    Iraqi family taking nothing for granted this Thanksgiving
    This isn’t exactly a Thanksgiving column. The Northampton family I’m writing about today has no long tradition of gathering around a turkey and the fixings. A year ago at this time, its mother and children barely knew any English, let alone...
  • More business travelers booking upscale rooms and airline seats

    More business travelers booking upscale rooms and airline seats
    With the lingering effects of the Great Recession slowly disappearing, more business travelers are reserving high-priced hotel rooms and booking roomier seats in the front of the plane. But the luxury spending may be benefiting executives, not middle...
  • Boeing 747 may be flying into the sunset

    Boeing 747 may be flying into the sunset
    When Boeing Co. launched the 747 more than 40 years ago, nearly every aspect of the plane was novel. The jumbo jet was almost three times larger than the largest aircraft flying at the time. It required four massive jet engines for power. It was so wide...
  • Delta adds healthy menu items from on flights between New York's JFK and LAX, San Francisco, Seattle

    Delta adds healthy menu items from on flights between New York's JFK and LAX, San Francisco, Seattle
    Delta Air Lines has introduced a new line of healthy menu items from Luvo in the economy cabin on Delta's transcontinental flights between New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport and Los Angeles, San Francisco and Seattle. The Luvo meals - all...
  • Meet the Beatles -- in books

    Meet the Beatles -- in books
    On Feb.. 7, 1964 -- 50 years ago today -- John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr arrived in the United States and in so doing turned Beatlemania worldwide. “It is now 6:30 a.m., Beatle time,” enthused a WMCA radio DJ....
  • Still Fab After All These Years

    Still Fab After All These Years
    Fifty years ago this month, America was in the throes of a condition that not only defined the 1960s, but was what National Geographic calls "a prominent cultural influence to this day." It was Beatlemania. Many associate the beginning of Americans'...