Category Archives: NY/NJ region

Memories of 9/11, for a New Generation

By Krista Didzbalis is a member of the Port Authority Media Relations Staff Almost all who experienced September 11, 2001 can recall where they were and what they were doing that dreadful morning. For those of us who were children … Continue reading

Posted in 9/11, 9/11 Memorial and Museum, Ground Zero, history, NY/NJ region, One World Trade Center, Twin Towers, Uncategorized, World Trade Center, WTC

The Sky’s the Limit for Retiring LaGuardia GM

Alana Calmi, Media Relations Staff On any given Friday, LaGuardia Airport General Manger Lysa Scully would be found in meetings with staff, closely monitoring weather and traffic patterns and assessing their impact on the airport, reviewing the week’s events, and … Continue reading

Posted in airports, LaGuardia Airport, NY/NJ region, NYC, PANYNJ, Port Authority, Port Authority of New York & New Jersey, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Queens, Uncategorized

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

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