THE PORT AUTHORITY OF NY & NJ

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AIRTRAIN NEWARK SERVICE WILL BE SUSPENDED FROM 10 PM SATURDAY, AUGUST 15, UNTIL 7 AM SUNDAY, AUGUST 16, FOR SCHEDULED SYSTEMWIDE MAINTENANCE

Date: Aug 13, 2015
Press Release Number: 114-2015

Free shuttle bus service between Newark Liberty International

Airport's Rail link station and terminals will minimize impacts to travelers

Scheduled maintenance on AirTrain Newark will require a service suspension beginning at 10 p.m. Saturday, August 15, until 7 a.m. Sunday, August 16, weather permitting.

Free shuttle buses will be available between Newark Liberty International Airport's Rail Link station, to and from the terminals, parking lots and rental car facilities.

During the outage, all buses will display appropriate route information on their electronic signs. Wait times will be minimized with increased bus service as needed. Additional airport Customer Care Representatives, AirTrain and other Port Authority staff will be on duty to provide enhanced information for passengers.

Travelers are urged to leave extra time to get to and from Newark Liberty during these hours.

This service disruption will not impact NJ Transit or Amtrak service, as the Newark Airport train station will remain open.

For further updates on AirTrain Newark and other Port Authority airport travel advisories, please check http://www.paalerts.com/recent_airportalerts.aspx or call (888) EWR-INFO (397-4636).

To learn more about the Port Authority, visit us at panynj.gov or on our blog at portfolio.panynj.gov.

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 the 1,776-foot-tall One World Trade Center 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.