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exterior of JFK terminal 4


JFK International Air Terminal, LLC (JFKIAT) is the first private operator of an airport terminal in the United States.

JFK International Air Terminal LLC (JFKIAT) is the operator of Terminal 4 at John F. Kennedy International Airport, one of the most active air terminals in the New York area, serving 30 international and domestic airlines with an annual passenger volume of 21.8 million travelers in 2018. 

Founded in 1997, JFKIAT is owned by Schiphol USA Inc., a U.S. affiliate of Amsterdam based Royal Schiphol Group, a leading airport operator. Led by a dedicated and knowledgeable management team with combined decades of experience in airline and airport operation, facilities and commercial management, and safety and security administration, JFKIAT has overseen the growth of T4 in passenger volume and size over the last 20 years.

Our Priorities

  • Zero Accidents
  • Best Terminal at JFK
  • Retaining Operating Margin
  • Innovation
  • Top Ranked in Great Places to Work

Our Mission

Grow stakeholder value through the efficient and sustainable operation, management and development of JFK Terminal 4. JFKIAT’s stakeholders are: passengers, visitors, customers, business partners, employees, shareholders, government agencies, and the community.

Our Vision

Working together we will provide our customers with the safest, most seamless and memorable travel experience in NYC and one that is on par with the world’s best airports.

Our Brand Values

  • Be Friendly

    Every interaction with our staff should make you feel welcomed and at home with special moments that surprise and delight. 

  • Be Happy

    Traveling can be stressful, and we want to create that special feeling of fun and adventure that leaves you with a smile.

  • Be Informative

    We will always go above and beyond to help you achieve your goals both inside and outside of the terminal.

  • Be Safe

    Safety is our top priority and we are always working with government and law enforcement partners to ensure that our employees and customers are safe and secure.

  • Be Memorable

    New York City and Queens are very special places and we want to bring a piece of the city to you, so you know you have arrived in the Big Apple. 

T4 Tip

T4 Tip

T4 is a work of art. Really! You’ll find our private collection of world-class paintings, sculptures, and mobiles on display throughout the terminal.

Please note the demand for parking on the airport has increased significantly.

For customers who have not pre-booked a parking spot, a new summer peak “drive-up” parking surcharge goes into effect on July 15 to manage on-airport demand. Rates will not change for customers who pre-book.

Travelers are encouraged to pre-book parking 48 hours in advance to guarantee parking and avoid the surcharge. To pre-book parking please head to the JFK Airport Website under the “Book Parking & Parking Availability” section.

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