Newark Liberty International Airport commonly referred as EWR is a major international airport located between the cities of Newark and Elizabeth in New Jersey. It serves New York metropolitan area by offering non-stop flight service to various destinations. After John F. Kennedy International Airport and LaGuardia Airport, EWR is the premium airport serving the New York metropolitan area.

EWR is located 3 miles south of downtown Newark. Initially, it was named Newark Metropolitan Airport. Later, the name was changed to Newark International Airport. Both the cities Newark and Elizabeth owned this international airport. Like John F. Kennedy International Airport and LaGuardia Airport, EWR is operated by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.

In spite of being smaller in land size nearly 40% of After John F. Kennedy International Airport total size of land, EWR Airport has the capacity to handle more flights than JFK. The airport schedule flights to many destinations from nearly 50 carriers.

Newark Liberty International Airport: History

Newark Airport serves as the main hub for United Airlines. It operates maximum number of flights to domestic and international flights from United Airlines. EWR was built in Newark on 68 acres of marshland in the year 1928. The facility was operated by the Army Air Corps during World War II. The airport finally got a runway, a terminal building, a control tower and an air cargo centre when it was taken over by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey in the year 1948.

As per the survey of 2017, Newark International Airport was considered as the 6th busiest airport in the United States in terms of international passenger traffic. It handled 43,393,499 passengers in the same year and is therefore has been marked as the 43rd busiest airport in the world in terms of passenger traffic. In 2017, the airport served 43,393,499 passengers.

You can fly from Newark Liberty International Airport with some major airlines like American Airlines, American Eagle, Alaska Airlines, Air Canada, Air China, British Airways, Frontier Airlines, JetBlue, Delta Airlines, Delta Connection and many more.

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