$400 Million Privately-Financed Terminal 8 Expansion Clears the Way for British Airways to Co-Locate with American Airlines in Upgraded Terminal
Premium Lounges, Enhanced Baggage Systems, and Premium Check-In Space to Create a 21st-Century Customer Experience
More than $161 Million in Contracts Awarded to MWBE Firms and Nearly $33 Million Awarded to Local Businesses
Major Concessions Upgrades Coming in Next 18 Months
Governor Kathy Hochul, the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey, American Airlines and British Airways today announced the opening of a newly expanded Terminal 8, marking completion of the first phase of the historic JFK Vision Plan that is transforming the international airport into a world-class global hub.