Upcoming Calendar of Events-January-March

So, it is goodbye to the 2016 Calendar, Welcome 2017. Below you will find the recent announcements of events locally, nationally and internationally. If you would like your event publicized, drop us an email with details to airportpress@aol.com. And visit our website www.airportpress.us for regular updates.

 January 4, JFK Rotary Dinner Meeting, At Giodinettos Restaurant, 5pm

 January 11, KAAMCO General Meeting, JFK, Building 14

January 11, JFK Chamber of Commerce, JFK Building 14, 8:45 am, JFK Airport
January 16, Martin Luther King Day, Federal Holiday

January 17, Christ for the World Chapel  holds the Annual Interfaith Remembrance Service for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to be held on Tuesday, January 17th at 12 15pm in the T4 Conference Room. 

January 25, Social Security/ Retirement Seminar, 5pm, People’s Credit Union, Hauppauge NY 11788, RSVP (631) 434-3500, extension 262

January 17, KAAMCO Interline Meeting 11am, Building 14, JFK Airport

January 18 JFK Rotary lunch meeting 12noon, Hilton Garden

January 19 KAAMCO Security 10am; Ground Ops 11:30am, Building 14, JFK Airport

Jan 20, 2017, 17th Annual Living Legends of Aviation Awards, Beverly Hills, CA Emcee John Travolta, Harrison Ford http://livinglegendsofaviation.org

January 26, JFK Air Cargo Assn Luncheon, Speaker, Brandon Fried, Executive Director of The Airforwarders Assn, JFK Hilton 11:45pm

January 18, JFK Freight Forwarders and Brokers meeting

January 26, KAAMCO Cargo Meeting, Bldg 14, JFK Airport

January 26 NIAMCO Mixer ,EWR, Double Tree Newark Call 973-961-4278, 4:30-7:30

January 26 The Wings Club Luncheon, Speaker: Pedro Heilbron, CEO, Copa Holdings S.A. The Yale Club, New York City. 11:45 am. www.wingsclub.org

January 27, Queens Borough President's 2017 State of the Borough Address, President Melinda Katz. At Milton G. Bassin Performing Arts Center., 10-12noon RSVP @ www.queensbp.org/rsvp

January 28, Chinese New Year “ Year of the Fire Rooster

FUTURE EVENTS- Mark Calendar

 April 9 , 2017 Sun , 7:00 AM - 11:00 AM, JFK Runway Run - 2017  Come Run or Walk! Sponsored by JFK Rotary

KAAMCO Annual Trip, Barcelona May 25-29th

National & International Events


24-25 January NBAA Business Aviation Security Conference, W. Palm Beach, FL. Call 202-783-9000

January 25-26, 2017, MRO Latin America, Cancun, Mexico


Feb 2-3, Aero-Engines Americas, San Antonio Texas, Contact +44 (0) 207 975 1675

February 7-10 NBAA's Schedulers & Dispatchers Conference (SDC2017) - National Business Aviation Association

February 8, 2017 National Aviation Infrastructure Show (Nais)

Krasnogorsk Area, Moscow Region, (Russia) National Aviation Infrastructure Show (NAIS) is the largest exhibition in Russia and CIS dedicated to the development of civil aviation infrastructure and supported by Russian aviation authorities


February 8-9 MRO Middle East MRO Middle East, Dubai World Trade Center, is the Gulf region's leading conference and  trade show for commercial aircraft maintenance, elizabeth@thebuzzagency.net

Feb 21-23 IATA Legal Symposium is the world's principal aviation law conference. Washington DC, Mandarin Oriental Washington

February 21-23 2017

AIR CARGO AFRICA 2017 is the 4th International Biennial Air Cargo event


2 - 3 March 2017,  U.T.SEC – Trade Fair for Security provided by and against unmanned technologies Nuremberg, Germany, Phone +49 911 8606 4940

International FBO Success Seminar , March 7, 2017 - Wednesday, March 8, 2017 , Chateau LeMoyne - New Orleans, LA. Contact enicholson@nata.aero

 March 14-16,  11th IATA World Cargo Symposium (WCS), Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre Contactglattbachl@iata.org



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JFK Chamber of Commerce Announces

Luncheon Series

The JFKCoC announces that it will begin a series of business luncheons in 2017.

The first luncheon will feature the new Port Authority Director of Aviation, Huntley Lawrence, March 29th at the JFK Hilton Hotel. Contact

Mercedes@jfkcoc.org,  to reserve

WEATHER ALERT-January 23-24th


AirTrain Newark suspended as of 1 p.m.;

Free alternate shuttle bus service provided

 The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has made extensive preparations for personnel and equipment at all of its facilities in advance of an approaching nor’easter storm, which is forecast to bring heavy rain and strong winds to the region tonight into Tuesday morning.


ALERT!   JFK Chamber of Commerce

Please donate ASAP.  Mercedes@jfkcoc.org

Governor Pledges $1Billion to Airlines



Here are Veterans area 

resources if you have questions of services:

-Queens Vet Center, 75-10B 91st Ave, Woodhaven 718-836-6600x7767

-Manhattan Vet Center, 32 Broadway, NYC 212-951-6866

-Vet Mart, 2201 Hempstead Tpke, Bldg Q, East Meadow, 516-572-6565

-Vaughn College of Aeronautics, Vaughn Veterans.,

questions, devturner@gmail.com

Vets are given job preference

Goto www.usajobs.gov

JFK Airport Celebrates Martin Luther King Day

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