Category Archives: Port Authority of NY/NJ

Lessons of the Sully ‘Miracle,’ 10 Years Later

By Cheryl Albiez, Media Relations Staff Northeast of the George Washington Bridge, a plane at an altitude of 3,000 feet directly above the Bronx encountered a flock of Canada geese shortly after takeoff from New York City’s LaGuardia Airport on … Continue reading

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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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Volunteers Extend a Helping Hand at JFK, Newark Liberty

By Cheryl Albiez, Media Relations Staff At the age of 92, U.S. Army veteran Mel Manheimer no longer serves his country on active duty. But service is still an essential part of his life, as the last nine years as … Continue reading

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