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Delta’s new Terminal 4 has opened at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York. The new terminal brings a 21st century facility to NewYork, one of the busiest international hubs in the world. The terminal features such enhancements as new checkin and security checkpoints to streamline passenger flow, wider halls and power seating.
The flagship of the terminal is the new Sky Club. At 24,000 square feet, it will be the largest in Delta’s system, and includes the innovative new 2,000-square-foot Sky Deck with views of Manhattan.
“T4 is a major step forward for Delta. We will have 18 international wide-bodied gates and as the largest international carrier at JFK this is a watershed event for Delta, ”said the airline’s CEO Richard Anderson.
“The public-private partnership between Delta and the Port Authority that built this new terminal is a model for bringing our airports back to preeminence, ”according Stephen Sigmund, executive director of Global Gateway Alliance, an advocacy group supporting improvements to NewYork area airports. “Modern terminals are the most visible component in creating an airport experience that passengers rank first rather than worst, and today’s opening brings our NYC metro airports one important step closer to that goal.”
Following the initial opening, secondary phases of the project will bring additional gates, guest services and amenities to the newly opened terminal.
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