Category Archives: international flight

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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#DYK: Port Authority Earth Day Facts

By Nate Kimball, Environmental and Sustainability Specialist, Aviation Earth Day is commemorated each April 22, but the Port Authority’s commitment to clean air, land and water is a 24/7 proposition 365 days a year, whether it’s electric vehicle charging stations at local … Continue reading

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The Marine Air Terminal at LaGuardia: The Age of the Flying Boat

By Gregory Quinn, Special to the Port Authority The Yankee Clipper was a sight to behold. One of nine active Boeing 314 Clippers, the Yankee was a massive flying boat—one of the largest aircrafts of its time—made so that passengers … Continue reading

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