JFK Airport Photo Gallery

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    A Beautiful Airport Terminal

    A Beautiful Airport Terminal
    ••• The 1962 TWA Terminal at JFK Airport. Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images
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    Delays at JFK Airport?

    Delays at JFK Airport?
    ••• The photo is of travelers stuck at JFK Airport during the travel meltdown in 2010 when ash from a volcano in Iceland caused cancellations of thousands of flights to Europe. Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images
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    Beatles at JFK Airport

    Beatles at JFK Airport
    ••• The Beatles -- Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, George Harrison and John Lennon -- at a press conference held at JFK Airport, on February 7, 1964. The British band had just touched down in the U.S. to start a 10-day tour. Photo by Central Press/Hulton Archive/Getty Images
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    Concorde's Last Flight From New York

    Concorde
    ••• The Concorde airplane makes its last-ever flight from JFK Airport. The date of the last Concorde flight from New York City was October 24, 2003. Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images
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    AirTrain at JFK

    AirTrain at JFK
    ••• The AirTrain connects JFK Airport to Jamaica and Howard Beach, Queens, and moves passengers -- for free -- between terminals and to rental cars. Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images
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    Planes and AirTrain at JFK Airport

    Airport Tarmac at JFK
    ••• The train to the plane: the AirTrain at JFK's tarmac. Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images
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    Terminal 4 - JFK Airport

    Terminal 4 - JFK Airport
    ••• Terminal 4 is the main international arrivals terminal at JFK Airport. Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images
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    Airplane on Overpass - JFK Airport

    Airplane on Overpass - JFK Airport
    ••• A jet plane passes over traffic at JFK Airport. Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images
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    JFK Airport Security

    JFK Airport Security
    ••• Security at JFK Airport -- like all U.S. airports -- is much tighter in the post-9/11 era. The airport has been the scene multiple times of arrests of terrorist suspects. In this photo, NYC Mayor Mike Bloomberg pats the head of a security dog. Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images
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    Cabbies playing cricket at JFK Airport

    Cabbies playing cricket at JFK Airport
    ••• While waiting for dispatch to pick-up passengers, cabbies pass the time playing cricket at the taxi holding area at JFK Airport. Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images
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    TWA Terminal

    TWA terminal
    ••• TWA terminal. Timothy Vogel
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    TWA Terminal at Kennedy Airport in 1965

    TWA Terminal at Kennedy Airport in 1965
    ••• Dig the 1960s wave of the future in the arrivals/departures board, near the entrance of the TWA terminal at JFK Airport, designed by Eero Saarinen. Photo by Sheldon Klareich/Hulton Archive/Getty Images
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    JFK Airport Terminal 1

    JFK Airport Terminal 1
    ••• Terminal 1 at JFK Airport handles many international flights and international airlines like Alitalia, Air France, Air China, and Lufthansa. Photo (c) Doug Letterman
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    JetBlue's Terminal 5 at JFK Airport

    JetBlue's Terminal 5 at JFK Airport
    ••• Terminal 5 (T5) opened in October 2008, serving JetBlue flights. The terminal almost doubled the airline's daily flight capacity at JFK. Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images