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Black Woman-Owned Construction Company Completes New Delta Airlines Concourse At LaGuardia Airport

By Stephanie Ogbogu

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As part of the major construction work being done at New York’s LaGuardia Airport, the first of many new concourses has been completed.

The new Delta Airlines concourse is part of a $3.9 billion terminal being built by  McKissack & McKissack, the oldest black-owned and female-run construction company in the United States. The seven-gate, 105,000 sqft concourse was unveiled Tuesday and sits on the water, boasting views of Citi Field.

Related: Black Woman-Owned Construction Firm Hired to Build New Terminals at JFK and Laguardia Airports

The new concourse also features New York staples like H&H Bagels, Juice Press, and Birch Coffee, as well as additional eateries such as Flatiron Tavern & Provisions and Rossi Pizzaria.

Travelers will also enjoy the addition of amenities such as a nursing room for new mothers and a relief room for your four-legged friends.

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