Pierre, a Staten Island resident, had the bad luck to arrive at Terminal 4 at Kennedy Airport from a trip to Tobago at the exact same time a frozen water pipe burst on the west side of the terminal, sending water cascading through the terminal, forcing a partial evacuation as power and heat went out. The Port Authority said it would investigate the incident and other relationships within the airport.
Officials are urging travelers to check their airline for their flight's status before coming to the airport. "But it seems that they're not very well organized", he said.
"Frigid temperatures continue to cause equipment failures and slower than normal operations". Dozens of other JFK-bound flights landed at other airports in the region and elsewhere, such as Detroit. The Port Authority of NY and New Jersey said Monday it will investigate the water pipe break that added to the weather-related delays at the airport and will "hold all responsible parties accountable".
In the aftermath of the storm, passengers were kept on planes and waited hours to retrieve luggage as flights were delayed and cancelled, and a backup to get to terminal gates built up.
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However, it is hard for a plane to get a gate at a terminal where they don't normally fly into.
"However, they were informed that this flight had been cancelled too and, furthermore, the airline was not prepared to cover further nights in the hotel, and was not going to send the coach to get them back to the airport, where they had been advised to leave their bags for the flight".
It wasn't immediately clear how many passenger-filled planes at JFK sat on the ground long enough to risk a possible U.S. Department of Transportation fine.
As of Sunday night, more than 500 flights had been cancelled or delayed, according to flight tracking website FlightAware.
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Global flights are coming into JFK Airport's Terminal 4 after they were shut down earlier Sunday due to a water pipe break that has delayed flights all day.
The gridlock was particularly bad at Delta Air Lines' worldwide hub at Terminal 4 along with Terminal 1, which is used by overseas carriers such as Air France and Japan Airlines.
Port Authority Executive Director Rick Cotton said the agency, which oversees airport operations, would conduct a thorough investigation. Two days of travel had turned into three-plus, including a daylong wait in Morocco, and she had no idea where some of her luggage was.
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However striker Ousmane Dembele made his first appearance, as a 71st-minute substitute, since tearing his hamstring at Getafe, September 16.