Damage caused by a fire at Breezy Point is shown Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012, in New York. A fire department spokesman says more than 190 firefighters are at the blaze in the Breezy Point section. Fire officials say the blaze was reported around 11 p.m. Monday in an area flooded by the superstorm that began sweeping through earlier. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Port Authority reopens N.Y, N.J. airports after storm
By COLLEEN LONG
and ERIN McCLAM
| The Associated Press
First Published Oct 30 2012 09:07 pm • Last Updated Oct 30 2012 09:07 pm
New York • Some limited air travel is expected to return to the New York City metro area on Wednesday following the superstorm.
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York and Newark International Airport in New Jersey will open at 7 a.m. with limited service. They were closed in the storm.
It’s unclear what carriers will have flights operating.
The Port Authority says some carriers will be landing planes with no passengers at JFK starting Tuesday night to be prepared for flights the next day.
New York’s LaGuardia Airport remains closed.
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