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The Day I Learned How to De-Ice an Airliner with a Broom

What do you do in a pinch when you have no de-icing trucks at your airport? Find a resourceful Captain…

The contract air traffic control tower at Waterbury-Oxford Airport (OXC) was one of 6 that were scheduled to be closed in the State of Connecticut in 2013. Columnists

OPINION: The Risks of Reducing The FAA’s Control Of Our Aviation Infrastructure

As a new presidential administration prepares to take over, questions loom regarding the future of how the FAA will control the nation’s aviation infrastructure.

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Emirates Arrives at Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport

Dubai-based Emirates Airline added their 11th destination in the US on Thursday with the opening of the Dubai-Fort Lauderdale route.

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PHOTOS: The Grand Canyon Onboard The Maverick Experience

In Las Vegas, everything is larger than life, and that includes Maverick Helicopters’ sightseeing business. It’s more than just a tour there, it’s an experience.

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JetBlue Flies Back in Time with Their New “Retrojet”

JetBlue unveiled their new 60′s style retrojet last Friday as part of the return of their JFK-Palm Springs service.

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Clayton Osbon mugshot.

Judge Orders Former JetBlue Pilot To Stay Away From Planes

Former JetBlue Captain Clayton Osbon has been allowed to go home by reason of insanity, but is banned from going near planes.
by NYCA Admin


Qantas 747 Makes Emergency Landing in Sydney Due to Electrical Problem

An electrical problem has forced a Buenos Aires-bound Qantas plane to make an emergency landing after takeoff at Sydney Airport on Monday, the airline said.
by BNO News


The helicopter went down in the central Nigerian city of Jos

Four Nigerian Police Officials Killed in Helicopter Crash

Four senior police officials were killed on late Wednesday morning when a police helicopter crashed into houses in the central Nigerian city of Jos, officials said on Thursday.
by BNO News


Airline Ordered to Rehire Pilot Fired for Sex With Flight Attendant

A Court of Appeal in New Zealand has ruled in favor of an Air Nelson pilot who had sex with a flight attendant during an unscheduled stopover in 2008.
by NYCA Admin

Photo of the Day: Beautiful sun bounces off the Phoenix control tower and this Delta 757 N645DL

Final Call: Ryanair CEO Taunts Laid-Off Spanair Workers, Ruff Times at Pet Airways

Flight cancellations are putting Pet Airways in the doghouse, Ryanair's O'Leary makes new enemies in Spain, on-board a USAF Osprey, EVA Air is flying new Hello Kitty jets, and more...
by NYCA Admin



Rant- After The Accident: Deceptive Headlines, Pushing Agendas

In the days and weeks after an aircraft incident, the media has to try harder and harder to get those precious clicks after much smaller events happen. Recently, the industry has seen three incidents of varying severity that ha...
by Jason Rabinowitz

A crispy 787 lithium-ion battery under investigation. (Photo by NTSB)

NTSB Finds Source of Boeing 787 Battery Fire: Announces Review of Battery System

The National Transportation Safety Board announced today that they have pinpointed the origin of the January 7th battery fire on a JAL Boeing 787 Dreamliner in Boston to single cell which short circuited and spread to other cel...
by NYCAviation Staff

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Photos: On-Board Lufthansa’s New Airbus A380

We got to tour one of Lufthansa's beautiful new A380s when it visited New York on Monday. Here's what we found.
by NYCA Admin