Increased air traffic at JFK International Airport leads to noise complaints from East Hills residents

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Rep. Steve Israel says air traffic from the specific runways increased by 36 percent between 2012 and 2013. (Credit: News 12)

Residents in East Hills say they are being kept up through the night due to planes going into and out of John F. Kennedy International Airport.

Locals say the air traffic has increased over the last few years. Jana Goldenberg says, "We did have planes every once in a while. We're now getting them 24 hours a day, seven days a week."

Goldenberg and other residents attended a news conference...

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