Category Archives: Port Authority

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

Women’s Empowerment Group Takes Off at LaGuardia

By Abigail Goldring, Media Relations Staff Last year, three women at the helm of LaGuardia Airport’s management piloted a program aimed at connecting and empowering women in aviation. Now, less than a year later, WOW – short for Women Empowering … Continue reading

Posted in aviation, aviation geeks, FAA, LaGuardia Airport, LGA, Port Authority, Port Authority of New York & New Jersey, Queens, Uncategorized

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