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Apollo 15 Lunar Rover. (Photo by NASA)

Delta Flight 723 Crashes in Boston, President Truman Dedicates Idlewild Airport: July 31 in Aviation History

Today we wish JFK Airport a Happy Birthday! We also look back at the crash of a Delta DC-9, the last day of Northeast Airlines and more.
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UPDATED: Multiple People Shot at LAX Security Checkpoint

A person shot multiple people at LAX on Friday morning.
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British Airways Boeing 777 driving through London in a TV commercial.

Video: A Boeing 777 Taxis Through London in New British Airways Commercial

A new British Airways advert instructs Londoners to take a 777 across town to the Olympics to support their national athletes. Or something.
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Space Shuttle Atlantis leaves the launch pad for the first time in 1985. (Photo by NASA)

X-15 Sets New Airspeed Record, History’s First Mid-Air Collision: October 3 in Aviation History

Space Shuttle Atlantis leaves earth for the first time, an X-15 flies Mach 6.72, history's first midair collision, and more...
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Developing: Indonesia AirAsia Flight 8501 Crashes South of Borneo

Indonesia AirAsia Flight 8501, an Airbus A320, has crashed in the Java Sea, southwest of Borneo.
by NYCAviation Staff
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