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Aerial view of the Bay Runway under construction. (Photo courtesy of The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey)
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Kennedy Airport Bay Runway Reconstruction Completed Early and Within Budget

Posted June 29, 2010 by NYCA Admin

Jets once again soared off of the longest and busiest runway at New York-John F. Kennedy Airport on Monday, three days ahead of its scheduled July 1st reopening.

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(Photo by David Lilienthal)
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Photo Gallery: Flying the B-17 Flying Fortress and B-24 Liberator Around Seattle

Posted June 27, 2010 by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren

NYCAviation photographers Jeremy Lindgren and David Lilienthal were on board a World War II-era ferry flight from the the Flying Heritage Collection in Everett, Wash. to the Museum of Flight in Seattle.






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Is This the Best Airline Commercial Ever?

Posted June 24, 2010 by NYCA Admin

Most airlines gave up on the use of T&A to sell flights around the same time bell bottoms went out of style. Moscow-based startup Avianova isn’t having any of that noise.






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Red Bull Air Race Wows New Yorkers; Bonhomme Takes Home Victory

Posted June 23, 2010 by NYCA Admin

Over 75,000 fans standing in the shadow of the Statue of Liberty watched Paul Bonhomme win the first ever Red Bull Air Race New York, concluding four days of thrilling aerial action never before seen in the Big Apple.






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American Airlines 767 JFK Airport
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Unusual Cracks Found on Two American Airlines 767s

Posted June 22, 2010 by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren

Engineers from Boeing, American Airlines and the FAA are closely examining structural cracks recently found on the engine pylons of three 767 airliners.






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PHOTOS: Ships and Helicopters Entertain Thousands of New Yorkers During Fleet Week 2010

Posted June 11, 2010 by Scott Snorteland

A parade of ships, demonstrations by Marine helicopters and other events thrilled huge crowds during New York’s 26th annual Fleet Week. Scott Snorteland snapped some great photos of the action.






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Richard Martin's broken bike.
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American Airlines Breaks Bikes

Posted June 8, 2010 by NYCA Admin

What recourse do you have when an airline destroys your $1,800 bicycle and screws up your long-planned vacation? According to American Airlines, nothing.






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Cargolux Boeing 747-8F
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747-8F Emerges From Paint Hangar Wearing New Cargolux Livery

Posted June 7, 2010 by NYCA Admin

The first Boeing 747-8F to be painted with a customer’s livery has emerged from the paint hangar in Everett, Wash.






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Construction personnel are seen completing work on the north side of the Bay Runway as two arriving aircraft taxi to the terminal
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JFK Airport Runway Replacement Megaproject Approaching On-Time Arrival

Posted June 7, 2010 by NYCA Admin

The massive $376 million project to renovate the longest, busiest runway at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York is nearing completion. Here’s how they’re getting it done right on schedule.






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