Category Archives: Kennedy Airport

Airport Safety Starts with a Fire Drill

By Lenis Rodrigues, Media Relations Staff Travelers heading into John F. Kennedy International Airport on a recent Monday may have been startled by the sight of a plane engulfed in flames on the runway. What the passengers didn’t know is … Continue reading

Posted in airports, aviation, aviation geeks, EWR, FAA, John F. Kennedy International Airport, Kennedy Airport, Kennedy International, LaGuardia Airport, LGA, New York, Newark Liberty International Airport, NY/NJ region, PAPD, Port Authority, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Port Authority of NY/NJ, Port Authority Police Department, Teterboro Airport, Uncategorized | Tagged

Forging a PATH for Women

By Lenis Rodrigues, Media Relations Staff Clarelle DeGraffe wanted to be an engineer since she was five years old. Little did the Haitian-born DeGraffe know that 29 years after she joined the Port Authority as a civil engineer, she would … Continue reading

Posted in Construction, Engineering, EWR, Hudson River, Kennedy Airport, NY/NJ region, PATH, Port Authority, Port Authority of New York & New Jersey, The Oculus, Uncategorized, Women's History Month, World Trade Center, World Trade Center Redevelopment, World Trade Center Transportation Oculus, WTC, WTC PATH station

A Tale of Two Engineers

By Abigail Goldring, Media Relations Staff The Port Authority was not on Amanda Rogers’ or Cathy Mahoney’s radars when they started college. After an internship one summer, Rogers compared notes with a classmate who shared stories of his own internship … Continue reading

Posted in Construction, Engineering, George Washington Bridge, George Washington Bridge Bus Station, GWB, John F. Kennedy International Airport, Kennedy Airport, Uncategorized