Privacy Statement

This Privacy Statement addresses the collection, use and dissemination of the information you voluntarily provide to the Federal Aviation Administration and the LGA Access Improvement Project EIS Team as a result of your use of this Web site (other than any information accessible through hyperlinks to other sites) and is hereinafter referred to as the “Site.”

We provide this statement in order to allow you to make an informed decision as to how to utilize this Site. The following discloses the information-gathering and dissemination practices for this Site:

Information Collection and Use

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is the sole owner of information collected on this Site, which is administered, operated and maintained by the FAA and/or its contractors. The FAA will not sell, share, or rent the information you provide to us in any way other than those disclosed in this Privacy Statement. Unless you voluntarily provide it to us (for example, by filling out a form on the website), we do not collect any personally identifiable information from visitors to this Site.

We collect and use your information for the following purposes:

  • To provide general information about the LGA Access Improvement Project EIS; and

  • To receive, process and respond to questions and/or comments that you send to us via the Site’s feedback page.

The FAA may use website analytics tools to measure performance and optimize the Site. The FAA does not combine personally identifiable information with the information collected through the use of any website analytics tool. An analytics tool collects information about the use of this Site, such as how many users visit the Site, which pages they visit on the Site, links that are clicked on the Site, or whether they are a new or returning user.

You can prevent website analytics tools from recognizing your visit(s) to this Site by disabling cookies or enabling a “Do Not Track” feature available on your browser.

Who We Share Your Personal Information With

We do not share your personal information with anyone except as required by law, FAA policy, or as necessary to comply with applicable regulations. Your personal information may be shared with the following:

  • Employees, contractors and agents of the FAA, pursuant to FAA policies and procedures;

  • Individuals who request information from the FAA, including, but not limited to, individuals who request information pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act; and

  • Other governmental agencies for public safety, law enforcement or regulatory and/or investigatory purposes.

Instances that may involve a legal obligation to share your personal information, include, without limitation, the following:

  • Compliance with a court order; and

  • Compliance with the Freedom of Information Act.

Hyperlinks to Third-Party Websites

This Site may include hyperlinks to other Web sites that may be helpful or useful to you. The fact that such hyperlinks are offered does not indicate the FAA’s adoption or endorsement of the content of any hyperlinked third-party Web sites. Once you have exited this Site through a hyperlink, you will be governed by the terms of use and privacy protections of the Web site to which you have been hyperlinked. Therefore, it is your sole responsibility to evaluate such third-party Web sites to determine whether they are suited to your needs, including, among other things, whether the content is reliable, whether your privacy will be protected and whether the level of security provided is adequate for your particular use.