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Norwegian Air to Operate Ireland Flights to Secondary Airports Including Stewart

Norwegian Air to Operate Ireland Flights to Secondary Airports Including Stewart

With the approval of its foreign carrier permit in hand, Norwegian Air’s Irish subsidiary said it was planning to offer service from Cork, Shannon, and Dublin to Stewart International Airport in Newburgh, New York as well as to another smaller airport. The candidates include Portsmouth International Airport in New Hampshire or T.F. Green Airport in Warwick, Rhode Island.
Norwegian will operate these flights using their new Boeing 737 Max 8 jets. …

Hilton Debuts First Property in Brooklyn

Hilton Debuts First Property in Brooklyn

Hilton Hotels and Resorts announced the opening of the Hilton Brooklyn New York. The property is the first Hilton hotel to open in the New York City borough.
The 196-room hotel is part of a 19-story mixed use development that also includes condominiums, commercial, and retail space. The hotel was designed to pay tribute to the Schermerhorn rope factory, which occupied the location in the 19th century, with features such as …

Delta Begins Flights to Havana From Miami, Atlanta, New York

Delta Begins Flights to Havana From Miami, Atlanta, New York

Delta Air Lines began to operate service to Havana, Cuba from three East Coast cities on Thursday.
The carrier will offer daily flights to the capital of the island nation from Miami International Airport, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, and New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport.
The flights mark the first time the airline has flown to Havana in over 55 years.
Delta is one of eight carriers that were granted authority by …

Delta to Serve New York Restaurant’s Dishes in Delta One

Delta to Serve New York Restaurant’s Dishes in Delta One

Delta Air Lines announced that it will roll out its new Delta One winter menu on December 1. The menu will feature dishes created by executive chef Jason Pfeifer of Maialino, a noted New York Italian restaurant.
Menu items will include prosciutto e mozzarella, braciole di manzo and cavatelli con salsiccia di maiale. New dishes will be added to the menu on the first of every month through February.
The meals will …

JetBlue to Launch Mint Service on New York-San Diego Route

JetBlue to Launch Mint Service on New York-San Diego Route

JetBlue Airways announced that it plans to launch Mint service on flights between New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport and San Diego on August 17, 2017.
Flights will depart JFK at 9 a.m. and arrive at San Diego International Airport at 11:57 a.m. Flights from San Diego to New York are scheduled to depart at 1:10 p.m. and arrive at 9:41 p.m.
Mint offers passengers a premium cabin with fully lie-flat …

JetBlue Debuts New 1960s-Inspired Livery

JetBlue Debuts New 1960s-Inspired Livery

JetBlue Airways, an airline that was founded in 1998 and hence was not around in the 1960s, announced a retrojet livery celebrating that decade.
The aircraft, an Airbus A320 named “What’s Old is Blue Again,” features JetBlue orange and blue speed stripes characteristic of the period, and the airline’s name in a period typeface. The words “New York International” accompany the airline’s name on the aircraft, paying homage to its New …

Review: ‘Falsettos’ at Walter Kerr Theater

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Unlike shows that need a moment (or an hour) to get going, “Falsettos” starts with a bang, or rather with “Four Jews in a Room Bitching.” Confused? Don’t be. Just sit back, relax, and take it all in.
The lively and heartbreaking show that first opened on Broadway in 1992 and stitched together two one-act musicals, “March of the Falsettos” and “Falsettoland,” which were produced individually in 1981 and 1990, from …