THE PORT AUTHORITY OF NY & NJ

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AIRTRAIN JFK SERVICE BETWEEN JAMAICA AND FEDERAL CIRCLE STATIONS WILL BE SUSPENDED OCT. 9 TO OCT. 14 FROM 9 P.M. THROUGH 2 P.M. THE NEXT DAY FOR SYSTEM MAINTENANCE

Date: Oct 08, 2015
Press Release Number: 154-2015

Free shuttle bus service will be provided to minimize impacts to travelers

Due to system maintenance, a partial shutdown of AirTrain JFK will take effect starting Friday, October 9 to Thursday, October 14 between Jamaica & Federal Circle stations starting at 9 p.m. through 2 p.m. the next day, weather permitting.  The Port Authority will provide free shuttle buses in both directions between Federal Circle and Jamaica Station.  All other stations and rail links to the terminals and parking lots will operate on their normal schedule.

Passengers and airport employees are advised to allow extra time when traveling to and from John F. Kennedy International Airport during this period.

For further updates on AirTrain JFK and other Port Authority airport travel advisories, please check http://www.paalerts.com/recent_airportalerts.aspx or call (888) JFK-INFO (535-4636). 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.