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Routehappy Partners with Expedia, Helps Improve Passenger Experience

Posted November 10, 2014 by Jason Rabinowitz

Starting this week, all users of the flight search site Expedia will benefit from full use of Routehappy’s Scores and Happiness Factors.

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What is real and what is fake? "Select dramatizations employed"
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Enthusiast News

#AvGeek Review: The New “Airplane Repo”

Posted August 21, 2014 by Jason Rabinowitz

We revisit our review of last year’s premier of Airplane Repo. The new season premiers this Friday night.

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Head-on with Honeywell's Convair 580 avionics testbed.
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Flying (Not So) High with Honeywell

Posted June 2, 2014 by Jason Rabinowitz

So you think Honeywell is just that company that makes the thermostat on your wall? Well, you would be very wrong. Contributor Jason Rabinowitz visits with Honeywell and takes a look a the wide variety of products that they make for the aviation industry.

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Flying from JFK to LGA is still faster than driving on the Van Wyck
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Airport News

The LaGuardia Curfew Revisited: Why Your Late Flight Ended Up At JFK

Posted May 1, 2014 by Jason Rabinowitz

The weather in NYC is getting warmer, and that means that the infamous overnight curfew at LaGuardia Airport is back. What does it mean for your flight?

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The Aircraft Viewing Areas of South Florida

Posted April 24, 2014 by Jason Rabinowitz

At three South Florida airports, an oasis for plane spotters and anyone interested in aviation awaits. NYCAviation takes you along on a tour of them!

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Emirates Airbus A380 Photo by Eric Dunetz
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Videos

JFK Tower: Our Favorite ATC Audio Clips

Posted April 16, 2014 by Jason Rabinowitz

The air traffic control radio waves can be hectic at times, and New York’s JFK Airport has more than its fair share of interesting ATC recordings. From tower controllers playing comedian, to foreign pilots not quite understanding their directions perfectly, the frequencies at JFK can be quite entertaining and at times, scary. Here is a […]

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One of the two British Airways A318s at the gate in Shannon, Ireland.
Editorials

Flying Back to the Future Aboard the British Airways Airbus A318

Posted October 10, 2013 by Jason Rabinowitz

Once the Concorde was retired in 2003, British Airways began looking for a new way of quickly getting premium passengers across the pond. The solution came in the form of an odd combination of resources.

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Bus Time shows the large gap between buses on the M60 LGA route
Travel

Waiting For The Bus At LGA? Track The Next Bus With MTA Bus Time

Posted October 7, 2013 by Jason Rabinowitz

Have you ever landed at LaGuardia early, only to stand outside terminal D pacing in circles for 30 minutes while waiting for the M60 bus to show up? Although LaGuardia may still be a pain to access by public transit, The Metropolitan Transportation Authority just took a bit of the guess work out of getting […]

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Flight Review: British Airways Boeing 787 From Newark

Posted October 7, 2013 by Jason Rabinowitz

British Airways has a massive presence at New York’s JFK International Airport, with what seems like hourly shuttle service on the Boeing 747-400 service between Queens and London’s Heathrow Airport. On the other side of the Island of Manhattan, however, Newark Liberty may just hold your best option to get from New York to London […]

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Manufacturer News

Boeing Prepares For First 787-9 Flight

Posted September 16, 2013 by Jason Rabinowitz

Are you ready for another first flight? Wasting no time after the successful first flight of the Bombardier CSeries, the Boeing 787-9 is scheduled to take to the skies for the first time tomorrow at 10am Pacific, 1pm Eastern. As always, that time and date may change due to weather or other factors, but we […]

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