PANYNJ closes deal for JFK refurbishment
follow site The port authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) has approved a lease deal with Aeroterm, the manager of Aero JFK II, for a new, around 35,000 sqm cargo handling facility at John F. Kennedy international airport (JFK).
Port authority executive director Rick Cotton said, "John F. Kennedy international airport has long been one of the nation's most important destinations for the movement of air cargo and we are taking concrete action to ensure that remains the case throughout the 21st century."
JFK handled roughly 1.3 million t of cargo in 2016, putting the airport in the USA's top seven airports. (ah)