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Travel News: May 16, 2019

Millennials Willing to Go Into Debt for Travel Experiences Travel Pulse People love traveling – whether it’s meant to get away and relax or to re-connect with family and loved ones. However, a new survey reveals that some people are so willing to travel even if it may hurt them financially. The home sharing platform Vrbo conducted a survey of American travelers with the help of Ipsos and found that millennials aren’t willing to put off their vacation, even if they can’t afford it.   U.S. suspen...
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Historic JFK terminal gets new life as luxury hotel

The famous winged TWA terminal at New York's John F. Kennedy Airport has come out of its decades-long retirement with a new life as a luxury hotel.
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Stocked With Artifacts and Fueled by Nostalgia, the New TWA Hotel Finally Opens Today

When he was a boy, Tyler Morse would sometimes get to go along with his father, an oil executive at Atlantic Richfield, on business trips. When the pair flew Trans-World Airlines into John F. Kennedy Airport in New York, they would meander through TWA's cavernous Flight Center, a soaring, exultant expanse of sculpted concrete that...
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On the Runway: You May Want to Stay at Kennedy Airport. By Choice. Seriously.

The new T.W.A. hotel at J.F.K. is proving a designer magnet. Stan Herman, the “father of fashion week,” explains why.
Tags: News, Ny, Louis Vuitton, Kennedy Airport, Herman, Stan, Fashion and apparel, Uniforms, Airlines and Airplanes, Kennedy International Airport (Queens, TWA Hotel, Your-feed-fashion, Trans World Airlines (TWA, MCR Development LLC, Stan Herman

Travel News: April 24, 2019

Four Seasons to Launch New Private Jet Experience in 2021 Travel Pulse Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts has unveiled plans for an all-new private jet experience scheduled to take flight in early 2021. The luxury hospitality company has had tremendous success since launching the industry’s first fully branded and customized private jet in 2015 and is now seeking to further enhance the in-flight experience.   TWA Hotel rooftop pool to overlook busy runway Travel Weekly The TWA Hotel at New York’s ...
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JFK Airport TWA Hotel infinity pool

Making airports pleasant places to hang out in sounds like a pretty insurmountable task, but this airport hotel might have finally cracked the code. The new rooftop infinity pool at John F. Kennedy Airport’s TWA Hotel will make you want to arrive three hours early — even for regional flights. Modeled after the infinity pool at the five-star Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc in Antibes, France, this 63-by-20-foot-long pool allows you to relax while watching planes take off and land on one of JFK’s busies...
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NTSB investigates American Airlines flight tipped by wind

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal safety officials are investigating an American Airlines flight in which the plane tipped in strong wind and a wingtip hit a runway marker during takeoff from New York’s Kennedy Airport. The pilots cut short the flight to Los Angeles and landed back at JFK about 30 minutes later. No injuries […]
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LA-bound flight returns to JFK because of wing damage

NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say a flight to Los Angeles returned to New York’s Kennedy Airport shortly after takeoff because it had struck a sign and light on the runway. American Airlines Flight 300 was carrying 101 passengers when it took off at 8:40 p.m. Wednesday. It landed safely at 9:09 p.m. and taxied […]
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Improve When Others Are Not

-->One of the more interesting experiences of my life occurred when I was about 13-years old and I was on an airplane headed to Spain to study for the summer with a group of high school students. The airplane had literally been held up about 20 minutes because of me. I was so much younger than the other travelers that no one was too interested in spending much time with me. Consequently, I had mostly been left to my own devices up to that point in the trip. We were traveling from Detroit to New ...
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Turbulence injures at least 25 on flight into New York

NEW YORK (AP) — Officials say a Turkish Airlines flight from Istanbul has landed safely at New York’s Kennedy Airport after severe turbulence that left at least 32 people injured. Spokesman Steve Coleman of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says 10 people were taken to a hospital after the plane landed […]
Tags: New York, News, Ap, Nation, New Jersey, Istanbul, Turkish Airlines, Kennedy Airport, Port Authority of New York, Steve Coleman

JetBlue black history display honored convicted killer

NEW YORK (AP) — JetBlue has taken down a poster of a convicted murderer that it had included as part of a Black History Month tribute at New York’s Kennedy Airport. The New York Post reports that the airline removed a poster paying tribute to Assata Shakur last month after being alerted via Twitter that […]
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Travel News: February 11, 2019

TWA Hotel reservations open on Valentine’s Day Travel Weekly The TWA Hotel at New York’s Kennedy Airport will begin taking reservations on Feb. 14. Bookings will be accepted for stays beginning on May 15, with reservations available solely via the hotel’s website. Daytime-only reservations also will be available this spring, offering travelers a place to shower, rest or work during a layover. The hotel also suggests travelers head to the hotel after an early morning arrival instead of getting s...
Tags: Travel, New York, India, Disney, Delhi, Mumbai, News And Deals, Daytona Beach, Kennedy Airport, Daytona International Speedway, IATA, Belt Parkway, TWA Hotel, Van Wyck Expressway Delhi, CAPA Centre for Aviation A Foundation Stone

NYC man charged with trying to join Pakistani terror group

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City man has been arrested on federal charges of trying to join a Pakistan-based terrorist group. U.S. Attorney Geoffrey Berman says 29-year-old Jesus Wilfredo Encarnacion was arrested Thursday as he tried to board a flight to Pakistan at Kennedy Airport. Berman says Encarnacion was trying to join the […]
Tags: New York, News, New York City, Ap, Nation, Pakistan, Kennedy Airport, Berman, Encarnacion, Geoffrey Berman, Jesus Wilfredo Encarnacion

T.S.A. Screeners, Working Without Pay, Are Calling Out Sick

More than 150 employees, many of them responsible for screening passengers, called in on Friday morning at Kennedy Airport to say they were ill or otherwise unable to work, a union official said.
Tags: News, Airports, Airport Security, Transportation Security Administration, Kennedy Airport, Labor and Jobs, Shutdowns (Institutional

Airport contractor fined $12.3 million for JFK pay-to-play

NEW YORK (AP) — An airport services contractor accused of bribing its way to big contracts at New York's Kennedy Airport has agreed to pay a $12.3 million fine for violating state law.Ground Services International also agreed Thursday... [Author: [email protected]]
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New York City is reportedly nearing a deal to host Amazon's second headquarters. Here's what New York promised the company — from millions of dollars in subsidies to Gov. Cuomo changing his name — to win Amazon over. (AMZN)

Amazon is reportedly nearing a deal to move part of its second headquarters, HQ2, to New York City, in the Long Island City neighborhood of Queens.  New York City's Long Island City pitch to Amazon promised the company 13 million square feet of real estate, a fun neighborhood, and speedy commutes.  The state has also reportedly offered incentives that could include hundreds of millions of dollars in subsidies, as well as more tongue-in-cheek promises such as Gov. Andrew Cuomo changing his name...
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New York investor gets probation for groping plane passenger

NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge has sentenced a New York investor to a year of probation for groping a woman last year during a Spirit Airlines flight to Kennedy Airport. Prosecutors say Musa Yenni rubbed and squeezed the woman’s leg under a blanket during a flight from Fort Lauderdale. They say the woman […]
Tags: New York, News, Ap, Spirit Airlines, Fort Lauderdale, Kennedy Airport, Nation & World, Musa Yenni

New York Today: New York Today: Changes Coming to Kennedy Airport

Friday: A lengthy, pricey, much-needed makeover for J.F.K., and a reminder about voting.
Tags: New York, News, Airports, New York City, Ny, Kennedy Airport, Transit Systems, Kennedy International Airport (Queens

Two more planes full of sick people land in the United States bringing the zombie apocalypse one step closer

You may have heard that an Emirates flight EK 203 was quarantined by the Center for Disease Control at John F. Kennedy Airport immediately after landing earlier this week. At first, it was crazy town: ABC news reported that 100 people on the flight were sick with fevers and uncontrollable coughing. Vanilla Ice was on board! But as the CDC and the NYPD began to get a handle on what was going on, things felt a little less scary. Only 10 people in total--maybe--were sick. Only 11 of the 100 sick in...
Tags: Post, News, Air Travel, Abc, Cdc, Zombies, Munich, United States, Paris, John, American Airlines, Kennedy Airport, Center for Disease Control, Philadelphia International Airport, Get A Flu Shot, Zombie Flu

Passengers screened after suffering flu-like illness on separate flights to Philadelphia

Passengers and crew on two flights arriving in Philadelphia from Europe on Thursday were screened by medical teams after 12 people aboard became ill with flu-like symptoms, a day after a similar outbreak on a flight from Dubai to New York. All 250 people on separate American Airlines flights from Munich and Paris were "held for a medical review" as a precaution, and the US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) was notified, Philadelphia International Airport spokeswoman Diane Gerace s...
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Rapper Vanilla Ice describes sick plane scare

A large commercial jet from Dubai landed at New York's Kennedy Airport on Wednesday after several passengers and crew members fell ill. 520 people including rapper Vanilla Ice were on board. The plane was quarantined. 10 people were sick. (Sept. 6)            [Author: AP]
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Passengers on quarantined jet appear to have the flu

NEW YORK (AP) — A large commercial jet from Dubai caused a scare on Wednesday after a pilot radioed that it would be landing at New York's Kennedy Airport carrying several passengers and crew members who fell ill with flu-like symptoms.
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Jet quarantined in New York after reports of sick passengers

NEW YORK (AP) — A commercial jet from Dubai prompted a large-scale emergency response at New York's Kennedy Airport on Wednesday after a pilot reported that several passengers and crew members were complaining about having a flu-like illness.
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Emirates plane quarantined in NYC at John F. Kennedy airport after numerous fall ill

Numerous flyers fell during on a flight arriving from Dubai Wednesday. Early reports of up to 100 ill by New York media may have been erroneous.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Sick Passengers and Crew Aboard Emirates Flight Test Positive for Influenza

Ten passengers were taken to the hospital after a plane with more than 500 people aboard was quarantined upon landing at John F. Kennedy Airport Wednesday.
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Plane Quarantined At JFK Airport After 10 Passengers Fall Ill Aboard A Flight From Dubai

NEW YORK (AP) — A plane has been quarantined at New York’s Kennedy Airport when about 10 passengers became ill aboard a flight from Dubai. The Emirates flight landed around 9:10 a.m. Wednesday. The airline says the passengers were getting medical attention “as a precaution.” Video from news helicopters showed the jet sitting on the tarmac surrounded by ambulances, vehicles and airport personnel. Passengers were exiting the plane with their luggage and getting on to buses. Representatives of th...
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Plane quarantined at JFK amid reports of sick passengers

NEW YORK (AP) — A plane has been quarantined at New York’s Kennedy Airport amid reports of ill passengers aboard a flight from Dubai. The Emirates flight landed around 9:10 a.m. Wednesday. The airline says about 10 passengers were sick and were getting medical attention “as a precaution.” Video from news helicopters showed the jet […]
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New York mayor’s office: Plane quarantined at Kennedy Airport amid reports of ill passengers aboard flight from Dubai

NEW YORK (AP) — New York mayor’s office: Plane quarantined at Kennedy Airport amid reports of ill passengers aboard flight from Dubai.
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Police: Dad of baby found floating in river returned to US

NEW YORK (AP) — The man who police say fled to Thailand after carrying his dead 7-month-old baby around in a backpack and tossing his body into a river near the Brooklyn Bridge has been returned to New York City. Thirty-seven-year-old James Currie arrived at Kennedy Airport Thursday. Police say Thai authorities stopped Currie from […]
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Plane diverted to JFK after report of smoke in cockpit

NEW YORK (AP) — A plane made an emergency landing at New York’s Kennedy Airport after reports of smoke in the cockpit. Officials say United Airlines Flight 4697 from Washington to Providence, Rhode Island was diverted about 2 p.m. Tuesday. About 50 people were evacuated from the twin-engine Embraer ERJ-145 regional jet and bused to […]
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