WASHINGTON - The New York-area's three main airports are expected to reopen on Monday morning, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.
The FAA website said John F Kennedy and Newark international would both open at 6 a.m. EDT, and LaGuardia would open an hour later.
The airports were closed during Hurricane Irene, and a full service flight schedule is not expected to be in place until Tuesday, airlines said.
Big airlines that heavily use the three airports include Delta Air Lines , US Airways , United Airlines , and American Airlines . JetBlue Airways is based at JFK.