Category Archives: aviation

New Flight Path for Port Authority’s Director of Aviation

By Alana Calmi, Media Relations Staff When Huntley Lawrence moved with his family from London to Queens in 1969, he lived a stone’s throw from LaGuardia Airport and attended the aviation program offered at P.S. 127. Here he learned first-hand … Continue reading

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Flashback: Early Air Traffic Controllers

By Portfolio Editor Roz Hamlett A flashback to Newark Airport’s history: operations at the first Airway Traffic Control Station in 1936 on a bleak and drizzly January afternoon.  At the time, Newark Airport was becoming the busiest commercial airport in the nation.  … Continue reading

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STEWART INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT: THE NEW YORK AIR SHOW IS WHEELS UP

By Portfolio Editor Roz Hamlett It’s almost misleading to say the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds will fly over Stewart International Airport during the 2016 New York Air Show, which begins today. While the Thunderbirds scream and roar in the airspace … Continue reading

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