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TWA Terminal at JFK Will Soon Become a Hotel

TWA Flight Center. Photo by Acroterion, used with permission.

The Trans World Flight Center, or the TWA Terminal at New York JFK Airport opened in 1962, and was an architectural marvel. The wing-shaped design and the tube-shaped hallways were futuristic at the time, not unlike flying itself. However, the design, while beautiful, wasn’t exactly functional. The terminal reached its capacity quickly, and was practically…

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Delta NYC Flash Sale: 5K SkyMiles to/from New York

Delta is running a flash sale for flights to/from NYC

Delta is currently running a flash sale on domestic flights from New York, with flights starting at 5,000 SkyMiles one-way. Here are some examples, but more city pairs are available: 5,000 miles: LGA to/from Boston (BOS), Chicago (ORD), Washington DC (DCA) 8,000 miles: LGA to/from Atlanta (ATL), Tampa (TPA), Nashville (BNA) 10,000 miles: LGA to/from Dallas…

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Free Cocktail from Air France in NYC, Miami, DC, Vegas, & Palm Beach

To celebrate signature fall dishes from Daniel Boulud on Air France flights from the US to Paris, Air France is offering complimentary cocktails at participating Boulud restaurants with any entrée purchase. Locations include New York City, Miami, Washington D.C., Las Vegas and Palm Beach. For those in NYC restaurants include Daniel, Café Boulud, Bar Boulud, Boulud Sud, db bistro moderne and DBGB Kitchen & Bar restaurants. Full T&Cs…

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New York’s LinkNYC Free Tablet Kiosks Shutting Down Free Web Browsing

Announced in November 2014, LinkNYC is a project that aims to provide Wi-Fi coverage in all of New York City. There are now over 400 kiosks across 3 boroughs, all of which are equipped with tablets that came with free web browsing. These kiosks are repurposed from old phone booths. They sometimes feature advertisements, revenue of which…

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Delta to Request End of LaGuardia Perimeter Rule in Exchange for Covering LGA Terminal Redevelopment Cost?

This is an interesting twist! Earlier in the week we reported that in addition to the Central Terminal renovation that has already begun, Delta plans to replace LGA Terminals C & D w/ a new 37 gate terminal. Delta is covering the bulk of the expenses for the new terminal and Bloomberg is now questioning whether Delta…

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Delta to Replace LGA Terminals C & D w/ New 37 Gate Terminal

We finally have a few details regarding Delta’s future LaGuardia plans…set to include a new 37 gate terminal, larger than the new 35 gate Central Terminal terminal currently under construction.  The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey released an agenda for next Thursday’s board meeting and Politico noted the Delta terminal details. The previously announced…

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