Category Archives: aviation geeks

LaGuardia Airport: Flashback to the Past

By Portfolio Editor Roz Hamlett Now that the ceremonial groundbreaking for the 21st century modernization and reconstruction of LaGuardia Airport is done, the airport’s long history officially turns over a brand new chapter. The new plan calls for the remaking … Continue reading

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Newark Liberty International: Doolittle Sets Coast-to-Coast Records

By Portfolio Editor Roz Hamlett While more famous aviators such as Charles Lindbergh were capturing America’s imagination in the 1920s and ‘30s, General James “Jimmy” Doolittle was flying a little below the radar. But he was a thoroughly accomplished and … Continue reading

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Port Authority Managers: Boots (and Heels) on the Ground

By Cheryl Albiez, Senior Public Information Officer Today, Portfolio launches “Boots on the Ground,” an occasional series spotlighting Port Authority women managers who possess the ability, knowledge and experience to handle critical positions of responsibility. These strong, bright and innovative … Continue reading

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