American Airlines unveiled the first phase of its new $1.1 billion terminal at New York JFK. Operations in Phase I are expected to begin on Aug. 24 and primarily will consist of the domestic flights now in AA's Terminal 9, which will close owing to Phase II construction. Phase I of the new terminal features a 57,000-sq.-ft. ticketing lobby with 67 ticketing positions and offers an automated baggage-handling system with four carousels. It also includes an 11,300-sq.-ft. Admirals Club with ...

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