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TWA Hotel reopens at JFK

The newly opened TWA Hotel at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport is a reincarnation of the Flight Center, which opened in 1962.

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Vintage TWA uniforms are displayed in the new TWA Hotel at JFK.

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The TWA Hotel features a super-thick glass curtain wall.

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A TWA-branded bathrobe hangs in the room.

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A red-carpeted tunnel provides access to the hotel’s Hughes Wing.

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Former airline TWA found a jingle that stuck with “Up, Up and Away." 

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A look inside a guestrooms at the TWA Hotel.

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A collection of vintage TWA crew uniforms -- including those designed by Valentino, Stan Herman and Ralph Lauren -- are on display at the TWA Hotel at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport.

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The AirTrain passes in front of the TWA Hotel, which opened in 1962 as the Trans World Airlines Flight Center and was designed by Eero Saarinen.

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A vintage suitcase packed with retro TWA ephemera is exhibited at the TWA Hotel.

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“Connie” is a 1958 Lockheed Constellation airplane that has been restored as a cocktail lounge at the TWA Hotel.

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All lighted up: the TWA Hotel, New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport, at night.

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A woman carries a vintage handbag for the opening of the TWA Hotel.

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A room at the TWA Hotel at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport has a view of the Eero Saarinen-designed terminal.

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Visitors sit in the cabin of “Connie,” the 1958 Lockheed Constellation airplane that has been restored as a cocktail lounge at the hotel.

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Guest Billie O’Hagan, a flight attendant for Alaska Airlines, checks in at the front desk in the new TWA Hotel.

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