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ADVISORY: PHOTO OPPORTUNITY - PORT AUTHORITY LIGHTS JFK AND SWF CONTROL TOWERS GIANTS BLUE TO HONOR SUPER BOWL CHAMPIONSHIP VICTORY

Date: Feb 06, 2012
Press Release Number: 16-2012

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey will honor the Super Bowl Champion Giants by lighting the John F. Kennedy International and Stewart International Airport control towers in Giants blue tonight, February 6, and tomorrow night, February 7.

Airport travelers, local residents and fans will find the exteriors of both air traffic control towers adorned in blue light through Tuesday night.

At JFK Airport, media interested in filming the Giants Blue air traffic control tower will be directed to the Red Parking Lot across from the American Airlines Terminal. For Stewart International Airport, media interested in filming can shoot from the public road, Express Drive, which can be accessed off Route 17K. Please contact the Port Authority Media Relations Office at 212 435-7777 for clearance.

CONTACT:
Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
Steve Coleman, 212 435-7777

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, which does not receive tax dollars from either state, operates many of the busiest and most important transportation links in the region. They include John F. Kennedy International, Newark Liberty International, LaGuardia, Stewart International and Teterboro airports; AirTrain JFK and AirTrain Newark; the George Washington Bridge and Bus Station; the Lincoln and Holland tunnels; the three bridges between Staten Island and New Jersey; the PATH (Port Authority Trans-Hudson) rapid-transit system; Port Newark; the Elizabeth-Port Authority Marine Terminal; the Howland Hook Marine Terminal on Staten Island; the Brooklyn Piers/Red Hook Container Terminal; the Port Authority-Port Jersey Marine Terminal and the Port Authority Bus Terminal in midtown Manhattan. The agency also owns the 16-acre World Trade Center site in Lower Manhattan.