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Don’t You Believe It: Choosing Your Aviation News Source

Posted March 17, 2014 by Phil Derner Jr.

The Information Age has redefined how people get their information when breaking news happens. No longer is your choice simply between cable networks and broadcast networks, now there are specialty websites and Twitter accounts to consider as well. This is especially true when it comes to aviation events such as the recent Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 or Ethiopian Airlines Flight 702 incidents. Because when it comes to picking your source for aviation news, we know you have a choice.

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Airlines Can Stand Behind Their Brand by Having Their Customers’ Backs

Posted December 19, 2013 by Phil Derner Jr.

Taking care of your brand by taking care of your customers is something that not every airline understands these days. Why is it so important, and which airlines fail and which succeed?

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Aviation News

Photos: JFK Airport Rescue Truck Takes a Licking and Needs Rescuing of its Own

Posted November 25, 2013 by Phil Derner Jr.

In what may be a $750,000 mistake for Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, one of their airport rescue trucks at JFK became several damaged while driving around the airport’s taxiways.

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Boeing Dreamlifter Lands at Wrong Airport; Can It Leave?

Posted November 21, 2013 by Phil Derner Jr.

Overnight, a boeing 747-400LCK (AKA, the Dreamlifter), landed at tiny Jabara Airport instead of its intended destination at McConnell Air Force Base. In the aftermath many questions have been raised, including whether or not there is enough runway for it to take off.

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Introducing the New NYCAviation Team!

Posted November 5, 2013 by Phil Derner Jr.

For years, NYCAviation has continuously grown far beyond our city limits as we look to fuel your passion for aviation through entertaining and educating features and content. From our articles, to Twitter, to our message boards, our store and more, we reach many hundreds of thousands every month promoting safe and loving skies. As you […]

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Crashes

Photos: Lion Air 737 Overruns Runway, Strikes Cow

Posted August 6, 2013 by Phil Derner Jr.

A Lion Air 737 overran a runway in Indonesia, striking a cow, as their second accident in just 4 months.

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Videos

Video: Spanish Air Force F/A-18 Makes Super Low Pass

Posted July 26, 2013 by Phil Derner Jr.

A good low pass video never gets old, and this one is no exception (see below). This F/A-18 being flown by the Spanish Air Force could have easily given someone a haircut had they been standing in the wrong place. Looks as though the aircraft buzzed the airfield while flying over a taxiway, at one […]

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TV News Station Airs Prank Crew Names that NTSB Confirmed

Posted July 12, 2013 by Phil Derner Jr.

A San Francisco news station shared false prank names of Asiana 214 crewmembers that had been confirmed by the NTSB.

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Classroom

Going Oceanic: Basic Lesson in North Atlantic Tracks

Posted July 11, 2013 by Phil Derner Jr.

What goes into navigating a flight over the ocean? There might be more to it than you think.

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Plane Crashes: The Media S***storm

Posted July 9, 2013 by Phil Derner Jr.

What message is the mainstream media sending to the public after an event like plane crash, and why?

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