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John F. Kennedy International Airport

Airport Code: JFK

John F. Kennedy International Airport

Terminal 7 

Handling agent: Hallmark

Check-in time:   3.5 hours before departure. Check-in closes 1 hour before departure for passengers with bags.

John F. Kennedy International Airport, located in the borough of Queens, is the main international airport in New York City and one of the largest airports in the world. In 2004, 38 million passengers passed through Kennedy airport making it one of the fastest growing airport in the nation. Construction of the airport began in 1942 and it was first known as Idlewild airport as it was being built partly on a golf course named Idlewild.

Gate closes 15 minutes before departure.

Lounge Information

The Galleries Lounge. Open from 06:45 - 22:00. Please note that the minimum age of entering the lounge is 21, unless when accompanied by a parent, guardian, or spouse who is 21 years or older. Passengers must go to the check-in counter to receive a written invitation to gain entrance to the lounge.