Category Archives: aviation

Exploring All Rhoads to Success at LGA

By Alana Calmi, Media Relations Staff It was just after 5 p.m. on a recent Thursday evening and Chris Rhoads, the manager of airport operations at LaGuardia Airport, was engaging in one of his favorite pursuits – talking with high … Continue reading

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Singapore Airlines Restores World’s Longest Non-Stop Flight to Newark

By Christine Cassidy, Media Relations Staff More than 1,100 flights a day find their way into and out of Newark Liberty International, one of the country’s busiest airports. But none compares to the one that touched down shortly before dawn … Continue reading

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Summer Aviation Forecast: Sunny, and Slow

By Cheryl Albiez, Media Relations Staff The sun is shining in a cloudless sky. Winds are calm, the runways are dry. Then comes the announcement: Your flight is delayed or canceled due to weather conditions. Such cancellations are often due … Continue reading

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