In this frame from a video, emergency response crews gather outside a plane at JFK Airport amid reports of ill passengers aboard a flight from Dubai on Wednesday. // Image courtesy of WABC 7 via AP

Jet Quarantined at JFK After Reports of Sick Passengers

Associated Press A plane was quarantined at Queens’ John F. Kennedy Airport Wednesday morning amid reports that numerous passengers were

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A rendering of proposed improvements at LaGuardia Airport. Photo Courtesy of Gov. Andrew Cuomo

LaGuardia Road Flyover Facilitates Easier Access, Gov Says

LaGuardia Airport is soaring into the future, at least according to Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

On Tuesday, Cuomo visited Queens to unveil a new overpass to the airport that he said will relieve congestion and facilitate easier access for travelers.

The “flyover” — a road extension that rises above Grand Central Parkway at eastbound Exit 7 — is part of the ongoing $8 billion LaGuardia modernization project, which includes untangling the confusing thoroughfares that lead to the airport.

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Attorney Donald Vernon condemned the Port Authority for answering questions written on notecards instead of speaking with attendees directly. // Eagle photo by David Brand

Port Authority Dictates $10B JFK Overhaul Plan At St. Albans Meeting

At a public meeting in St. Albans Wednesday night, officials from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey discussed the $10 billion plan to overhaul John F. Kennedy Airport and pledged to involve Southeast Queens residents in every phase of development.

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An artist’s rendering of the new JFK Airport // Courtesy of New York State

Port Authority Hosts Public Meetings On Massive JFK Overhaul

By David Brand With a years-long, $10 billion overhaul almost underway at John F. Kennedy International Airport, the Port Authority of

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