NEWBURGH, N.Y. — Gov. Andrew Cuomo is proposing a $34 million modernization and enlargement of Stewart Airport, north of New York Metropolis, to accommodate extra worldwide flights.
The Democrat mentioned on Saturday that he needs the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to approve $27 million in public funds, with the remaining coming from personal buyers.
Cuomo says the brand new, state-of-the-art facility in Newburgh might be renamed New York Worldwide at Stewart Discipline. The airport began providing trans-Atlantic flights final summer time, with service to Belfast, Northern Eire, Dublin and Shannon in Eire and Edinburgh, Scotland.
A non-public funding of $7 million would cowl set up of a photo voltaic system producing electrical energy for the principle terminal.
Undertaking design is predicted to be full in 2018, adopted by building.