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John F. Kennedy (JFK) is a major international airport located on Jamaica Bay in the southeastern section of Queens County, New York City. More than 80 airlines operate their domestic and international flights out of this busy Queens airport, which was renamed in 1963 after the 35th president of the United States, John F. Kennedy. Opened in the 1940s, JFK boasts four runways, eight terminals and more than 150 gates, The airport is located 15 miles by highway from midtown Manhattan and about 45 minutes from Westchester County. For more information, visit www.panynj.gov.