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John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK)

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John F Kennedy International Airport is an international airport in New York, New York, United States. Its IATA code is JFK and is located latitude 40.64 and longitude -73.78 in United States and operates in EDT time zone which is the same time zone as New York City.

It has 185 scheduled arrival routes within United States and 311 international scheduled routes. John F Kennedy International Airport tipically handles 54,625,584 passengers per year, ranking as the 5th busiest airport in United States.

It has 4 runways that allow night landings, and can handle virtually any type of aircraft such as oversized jumbo jets commercial jumbo jets and long haul transport aircraft. It regularly services large turboprop commuters, short and medium haul transport aircraft. It can support single engine aircraft, light twins, most business jets and commuter aircraft.

Airport Information

Latitude 40.63983000
Longitude -73.77874000
City New York
Domestic Departures 168
Domestic Arrivals 185
International Departures 311
International Arrivals 311


Code Length Width Surface Lighted
04L/22R 11351 ft / 3459 m 150 ft / 45 m ASP Yes
04R/22L 8400 ft / 2560 m 200 ft / 60 m ASP Yes
13L/31R 10000 ft / 3048 m 150 ft / 45 m ASP Yes
13R/31L 14572 ft / 4441 m 150 ft / 45 m ASP Yes

Most Popular Departures From JFK

Destination Airport
Milano Milano Malpensa Airport (MXP)
Frankfurt am Main Frankfurt Airport (FRA)
Rome Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport (FCO)
Toronto Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ)
Montréal Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (YUL)
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa Airport (HEL)
Hamilton L.F. Wade International Airport (BDA)
Mexico City Benito Juárez International Airport (MEX)
Barajas de Madrid Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport (MAD)
Johannesburg Oliver Reginald Tambo International (JNB)

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