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10 Photos: Air Jamaica Completes Transition to Caribbean Airlines

Posted June 30, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

Air Jamaica will close out its 42 year legacy on Thursday, its final day of operation before officially merging under the Caribbean Airlines callsign and its “BW” code.

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Up Close and Personal With a C-17 Globemaster

Posted July 24, 2014 by Danielle Gibeault

An aerial pairing of the C-17 Globemaster and the KC-135 Stratotanker was the recent highlight at a media day in which journalists were afforded the rare opportunity to ride along.

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Photo Gallery: Joint Base Lewis-McChord Air Expo

Posted July 20, 2010 by Phil Derner Jr.

An amazing representation from multiple branches of the US Military bring thousands of people a ton of excitement including aircraft that span over five decades. Photographers Jeremy Lindgren and David Lilienthal bring you all of the action.

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(Photo courtesy: Orbis International)
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Orbis Unveils Its New Flying Eye Hospital

Posted July 14, 2016 by Gabe Andino

Orbis International recently unveiled its third generation Flying Eye Hospital, an MD-10, with which it will continue its efforts to fight preventable blindness around the world.

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In the Cockpit with Legendary Hollywood Stunt Pilot Corkey Fornof

Posted October 21, 2011 by Josh Rasmussen

J.W. “Corkey” Fornof is perhaps Hollywood’s foremost aviator, his work having appeared in 46 feature films—including James Bond classics such as Octopussy—as well as over 1,000 commercials and TV shows. Corkey shares his story, from learning to fly in Louisiana to landing a jet on an Interstate

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NYCA At The Movies – The 13 Best Aviation Scenes

Posted February 28, 2014 by Gabe Andino

NYCAviation presents a list of some of the most memorable aviation scenes in feature film.

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Aviation Loses a Great Man and a Better Friend

Posted January 26, 2013 by Phil Derner Jr.

NYCAviation lost Co-Owner Matt Molnar this week, a loss that means so much to the aviation world and all those that were lucky enough to call him a friend.

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Trip Report: Ethiopian Airlines Economy Class

Posted November 30, 2011 by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren

Four flights, 44 hours of flying, and one day trip to Ethiopian Airlines headquarters in Addis Ababa later, we’ve gathered quite a story about one of Africa’s fastest-growing carriers.

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Delta Jet Grounded by Mouse at JFK

Posted October 21, 2009 by Matt Molnar

The captain of a Delta 767-400 refused to operate a flight to London after a mouse was seen running through the cabin.

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Flying Through History Aboard the B-17 Flying Fortress: A Photo Essay

Posted May 27, 2010 by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren

The Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress was America’s workhorse bomber throughout World War II. Few flyable copies remain, but two of them, Liberty Belle and Aluminum Overcast, recently visited Seattle. We got to fly both of them.

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Spy Photo: WestJet’s First Logo Jet Spotted at Boeing Field

Posted January 30, 2010 by Mark Lawrence

Calgary-based Westjet is set to receive its first logo jet, a Boeing 737-800 wearing the titles “la garantie qui tient,” the French version of the airline’s “Care-antee” marketing campaign.

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@NYCAviation Appears in CNN Segment About TSA Document Leak

Posted December 9, 2009 by Matt Molnar

If you happened to be watching CNN around 3:30 Eastern this afternoon, you may have seen our Twitter page being interviewed by Rick Sanchez about the TSA’s leaked document debacle.

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Atlantic City Thunder Over The Boardwalk Airshow 2009

Posted August 22, 2009 by Scott Snorteland

Despite work and other daily responsibilities, rarely does my alarm go off as early as 5AM. As I struggled to get out of bed in the dark, I knew my day would be worth the five hours of sleep and four plus hour roundtrip drive…

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Interactive Photo: Boeing 787 Dreamliner Cockpit

Posted August 8, 2011 by Matt Molnar

Click, zoom and drag the image below to explore all the buttons, knobs and displays in the the state-of-the-art all-glass cockpit in the new Boeing 787 Dreamliner.

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Two F/A-18s Perform High Speed Flyby at La Guardia

Posted September 25, 2009 by Phil Derner Jr.

A pair of Hornets from VFC-12 out of NAS Oceana showed off their stuff by buzzing LGA this afternoon, taking a few passes at the runway and entertaining all who were able to witness it.

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The Reality Behind the “Hawaii Near Collision”

Posted May 20, 2014 by Ben Granucci

Recently, a passenger’s account of a near collision between his flight and another near Hawaii has received a lot of attention. However, all was not as he made it seem. We separate the facts from the fiction and explain why this is proof that the system works.

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Photos: University of Montana Throws Tailgate Party to Greet Horizon Air’s New Grizzlies Plane

Posted November 20, 2010 by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren

Horizon Air’s newest university themed Dash 8 Q400 was officially unveiled today at Missoula International Airport with a classic University of Montana Grizzlies tailgate party.

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Video: Sudanese 707 Crash Captured by Airport Surveillance Camera

Posted October 23, 2009 by Matt Molnar

An airport surveillance camera captured the final moments of the Azza Air Transport Boeing 707 freighter that crashed just after lifting off from Sharjah Airport this past Wednesday.

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4 Tips For Catching Exotic Aircraft Visitors Arriving for the United Nations General Assembly

Posted September 18, 2010 by Matt Molnar

The annual UN General Assembly in New York attracts unusual VIP jets from around the world. Here’s how to see them.

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16 Great Photos of Cathay Pacific Jets

Posted September 24, 2010 by Matt Molnar

In celebration of their 64th birthday today, a great collection of Cathay Pacific aircraft in action!

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