THE PORT AUTHORITY OF NY & NJ

Press Release Article


LAGUARDIA AIRPORT RUNWAY OPENED

Date: Mar 05, 2015
Press Release Number: 33-2015

One of LaGuardia Airport’s two runways – Runway 4/22 – has reopened, allowing air traffic to resume at the airport.

However, travelers with flights scheduled to arrive and depart from the airport should still check with their carrier to determine the status of their flight.

The Port Authority will provide more information as it becomes available.

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

Founded in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey builds, operates, and maintains many of the most important transportation and trade infrastructure assets in the country. The agency’s network of aviation, ground, rail, and seaport facilities is among the busiest in the country, supports more than 550,000 regional jobs, and generates more than $23 billion in annual wages and $80 billion in annual economic activity. The Port Authority also owns and manages the 16-acre World Trade Center site, where construction crews are building the iconic One World Trade Center, which is now the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere. The Port Authority receives no tax revenue from either the State of New York or New Jersey or from the City of New York. The agency raises the necessary funds for the improvement, construction or acquisition of its facilities primarily on its own credit. For more information, please visit http://www.panynj.gov.