New York: JFK runway to close for 4 months The airport's busiest runway will be shut between March and July. Budget Travel Wednesday, Dec 2, 2009, 9:10 AM Budget Travel LLC, 2016

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dec 02 2009

New York: JFK runway to close for 4 months

JFK airport will close its busiest runway for four months in 2010, between March and July. About 35,000 takeoffs and landings will have to be added onto the other two runways while asphalt pavement is replaced and widened.

About $15 million of the total $376-million cost is coming from the federal stimulus package.

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