Date: May 18, 2012
Press Release Number: 70-2012
On Monday, May 21, Port Authority Executive Director Pat Foye and Deputy Executive Director Bill Baroni will announce a series of new initiatives to improve customers’ experience at John F. Kennedy International, Newark Liberty International and LaGuardia airports. Two events will be held – one at LaGuardia Airport at 12:30 p.m. and a second at Newark Liberty International Airport at 2:30 p.m. Both events will include a demonstration of a new, cutting-edge technology never before used in an airport in North America.
Executive Director Pat Foye and Deputy Executive Director Bill Baroni
Announcements of new initiatives to improve customer service at New York/New Jersey’s three major commercial airports
Monday, May 21
12:30 p.m. (LaGuardia Airport)
2:30 p.m. (Newark Liberty International Airport)
12:30 p.m., LaGuardia Airport’s Central Terminal Building, Terminal B Welcome Center
2:30 p.m., Newark Liberty International Airport’s Terminal B Welcome Center
Open to credentialed media, availability to follow
Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
Ron Marsico, 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.