Category Archives: Teterboro Airport

Newark Liberty International: Doolittle Sets Coast-to-Coast Records

By Portfolio Editor Roz Hamlett While more famous aviators such as Charles Lindbergh were capturing America’s imagination in the 1920s and ‘30s, General James “Jimmy” Doolittle was flying a little below the radar. But he was a thoroughly accomplished and … 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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Teterboro Airport:  Meet the Fokkers, the World’s Largest Passenger Airplanes 

By Portfolio Editor Roz Hamlett The Fokker Aircraft Corporation of America built the Fokker F-32 in 1929 in their Teterboro, N.J. factory.  It was the first four-engine commercial aircraft built in America and the largest land plane in the world.  … Continue reading

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