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Passenger Plane Carrying 152 Passengers Crashes in Islamabad

Posted July 28, 2010 by BNO News

A passenger plane carrying more than 150 people crashed in Islamabad on Wednesday, killing everyone on board, local media reported.

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This is the Piper PA-32 Cherokee Six (N71MC) that collided with a helicopter over the Hudson. (Photo by Paul Kanagie)
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Harrowing Accident Exposes Hudson River Corridor’s Flaws—and Beauty

Posted August 10, 2009 by Brian Futterman

A pilot explores the history of aviation accidents over the Hudson River corridor and the rarity of mid-air collisions.

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Medical Helicopter Crash Kills Three in Arizona

Posted July 29, 2010 by BNO News

A medical helicopter crashed on Wednesday in Tucson, officials said, killing all three people aboard.

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VIDEO: Rescue Helicopter Crashes in Nevada

Posted July 25, 2010 by Phil Derner Jr.

A rescue helicopter went down at a mountainous campground in Nevada last week. None of the four on board were seriously hurt.

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Lufthansa Cargo MD-11 Crashes in Saudi Arabia, Two Pilots Injured

Posted July 27, 2010 by BNO News

A Lufthansa Cargo aircraft crashed at an airport in the Saudi capital on Tuesday morning, officials said, injuring the two pilots on board.

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Four Die in Air Force C-17 Cargo Plane Crash at Elmendorf AFB in Alaska

Posted July 28, 2010 by NYCA Admin

Four airmen killed when US Air Force C-17 Globemaster crashes at Elmendorf Air Force base in Anchorage.

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Initial Air France Flight 447 Black Box Info Raises More Questions Than Answers: Pilot

Posted May 31, 2011 by Justin Schlechter

Pilot/columnist Justin Schlechter examines what might have happened in the cockpit over the Atlantic on June 1st, 2009.

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Argentina Commuter Plane Crash Kills All 22 On Board

Posted May 18, 2011 by BNO News

A Sol Líneas Aéreas commuter plane carrying more than 20 people crashed in southern Argentina on Wednesday, the airline confirmed.

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Updated: Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo Crashes During Test Flight

Posted November 1, 2014 by NYCAviation Staff

Continuing coverage of the breakup and crash of Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo in California’a Mojave Desert.

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The crash site of a National Air Cargo 747 (Credit: Albert Ramirez, Twitter)
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VIDEO: National Air Cargo 747 Crashes at Bagram, Afghanistan

Posted April 30, 2013 by Jason Rabinowitz

On Monday morning, a National Air Cargo Boeing 747-400 N949CA, operated on behalf of US Mobility Command, has crashed just after takeoff from Bagram Air Base with 7 crew members on board. The following is a dashcam video showing the full crash. You can see the aircraft’s nose pitch up heavily, stall, then fall to […]

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Multiple MRAP vehicles strapped inside of a 747-400 in a similar way to that of the National Air 102 crash.
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National Air Flight 102: A Preliminary Report

Posted May 1, 2013 by NYCAviation Staff

Our early ideas into what cause the crash of National Air Flight 102 in Afghanistan this week.

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VIDEO: LOT Polish Airlines 767 from Newark Makes Belly Landing in Warsaw

Posted November 1, 2011 by NYCA Admin

A LOT Polish Airlines Boeing 767 from Newark was forced to make a belly landing in Warsaw Tuesday morning due to problems extending its landing gear. No one was injured.

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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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The Learjet 25 carrying Jenni Rivera was enroute from MTY to TLC, about 1 hour flight time. (Map by NYCAviation/GCMap.com. Photo by Jenni Rivera via wikipedia)
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Mexico Plane Crash Kills Singer Jenni Rivera and 6 Others

Posted December 9, 2012 by NYCA Admin

A plane carrying well-known Mexican-American singer Jenni Rivera crashed in Mexico on Sunday, killing Rivera and six others.

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Boeing 707 Tanker Crashes, Bursts Into Flames at California Naval Base

Posted May 18, 2011 by BNO News

A large tanker aircraft crashed at Naval Air Station Point Mugu in California late Wednesday afternoon, officials said, but all crew members survived the accident.

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Henan Airlines Jet Skids Off Runway in Northeast China, 42 Killed

Posted August 24, 2010 by BNO News

Forty-two people were killed and 49 injured when a passenger plane overshot the runway at an airport in northeast China on Tuesday evening, state media reported.

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Reno Air Race Crash Kills and Injures Scores of Spectators

Posted September 16, 2011 by NYCA Admin

As many as 12 people were killed and 75 injured Friday afternoon when a plane taking part in the Reno Air Races crashed into a spectator seating area, according to preliminary reports.

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Air France Airbus A380 Clips Smaller Delta Jet at Kennedy Airport in New York

Posted April 11, 2011 by NYCA Admin

An Air France Airbus A380 superjumbo jet has clipped the tail of a smaller Delta Air Lines plane while taxiing at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York.

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Air Traffic Control Audio: Air France Airbus A380 Hits Delta CRJ-700 at JFK

Posted April 12, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Conversation between Air France Flight 7, Comair/Delta Connection Flight 6293 and the JFK Airport control tower, before and immediately after the left wing of the Airbus A380 superjumbo clipped the relatively tiny Bombardier CRJ-700.

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Unstable Approach: Asiana 214′s Last Five Miles

Posted July 10, 2013 by Phil Derner Jr. and John Steffen

What is a stable approach and how “unstable” did Asiana Flight 214 become before impacting the ground?

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