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Donald Trump’s New Jet Arrives in New York: Is it a Campaign Plane?

Posted June 2, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Several months after its purchase, Donald Trump’s new Boeing 757 landed at New York’s LaGuardia Airport for the first time on Wednesday. A huge upgrade in size over his recently-sold 727, could it be a signal that the Apprentice boss is in fact planning a run for the White House?

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Video: First Trailer for ABC’s New ‘Pan Am’ Series

Posted May 18, 2011 by NYCA Admin

ABC has begun showing off the first trailer for their new drama, “Pan Am,” set to premiere this fall starring Christina Ricci.

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NYCAviation Store Now Open!

Posted April 13, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

NYCAviation is excited to announce that our online store is now open for business!

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AirTran Unveils Dolphin-Covered Jet Celebrating Partnership with Georgia Aquarium

Posted April 1, 2011 by NYCA Admin

AirTran Airways has unveiled a Boeing 737-700 adorned with large dolphins painted on the fuselage and engines in honor of the airline’s longtime support of the Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta.

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Tornado Hits Sun n’ Fun Airshow in Florida, Flipping Planes and Injuring Spectators

Posted March 31, 2011 by NYCA Admin

A tornado tore through Lakeland-Linder Regional Airport in central Florida, flipping over planes and injuring revelers attending the annual Sun n’ Fun Fly-in and Expo, according to published reports.

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Get Free NYCAviation Gear When You Donate to the Red Cross Japan Earthquake Relief Fund

Posted March 16, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

In the wake of the horrible events that are still taking place in Japan, NYCAviation has set up a donation page to help the millions that are estimated to be in need of assistance. Donations will be rewarded with free NYCAviation t-shirts and stickers.

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Video: Air Force One Takes Off from Seattle’s Boeing Field

Posted February 21, 2011 by NYCA Admin

In honor of President’s Day, a video by Alex Jossi of the world’s most famous Boeing 747 taking off from Boeing Field’s Runway 31 this past August.

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JetBlue Unveils New Building Blocks Tail Design

Posted February 16, 2011 by NYCA Admin

JetBlue has unveiled their newest tail design, the creation of an employee who won a design contest.

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Steve Jobs Evades Gulfstream Photo Bounty, Costs Apple $50

Posted January 11, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Apple shares were down over $1.70 in Tuesday afternoon trading after markets learned that a $50 iTunes gift card being offered by NYCAviation for photos of Steve Jobs’ Gulfstream landing in New York would not be purchased.

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Historic Flight Foundation Provides a Unique Glimpse Into Aviation’s Golden Age

Posted January 5, 2011 by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren

Since its public debut in May, John Sessions and his Historic Flight Foundation have been out to change the way people experience vintage aircraft, from bombers to airliners to biplanes. And it’s working.

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Airplane! Star Leslie Nielsen Dead at Age 84

Posted November 28, 2010 by BNO News

Veteran comic actor Leslie Nielsen, best known for his roles in the movies Airplane! and The Naked Gun, has passed away in Florida of pneumonia.

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BREAKING: Leonardo DiCaprio Was Onboard Delta Flight That Did Not Blow Up and Kill Everyone at JFK

Posted November 22, 2010 by NYCA Admin

DiCaprio is making a new John F. Kennedy assassination conspiracy movie. Last night, a plane he was on suffered an engine failure at JFK Airport. Coincidence? I think not.

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Can We Talk About This? Delta Air Lines Logo vs. Devil Movie Logo

Posted September 17, 2010 by NYCA Admin

There’s more than a passing resemblance between marketing posters for the new M. Night Shyamalan movie and the Delta Air Lines logo. Coincidence or not? You decide.

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A Promise Kept: The Eastern DC-7B Story

Posted August 12, 2010 by Ralph Petterson

Joe Kocour’s beloved Eastern DC-7B is once again flying above us, and that is a promise kept.

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Take it easy...this is just an artist's rendition! You'll get to see the actual photos soon enough. (Artist concept courtesy of Boeing)
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Boeing Phantom Ray UAV to Fly Atop NASA 747 Shuttle Carrier

Posted July 20, 2010 by Phil Derner Jr.

Boeing announced today that the Phantom Ray, a stealthy, unmanned combat aircraft, will soon travel on the back of a NASA 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft, making it the first non-Shuttle to be transported aboard the SCA.

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Photo Gallery: LAX Observation Deck Open For Business

Posted July 11, 2010 by NYCA Admin

The observation deck on the roof of LAX’s Theme Building reopened to the public on Saturday after being shuttered for nearly nine years. Photographer Mike Arcellana was there to capture this important milestone for planespotters and aviation enthusiasts.

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LAX Observation Deck Reopens Saturday, July 10th

Posted July 9, 2010 by NYCA Admin

The observation deck atop Los Angeles International Airport’s iconic Theme Building will reopen to visitors on Saturday, July 10th.

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(Photo by Yevgeny Pashnin)
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JFK’s Bayswater Park Padlocked Due to Budget Cuts

Posted May 13, 2010 by Phil Derner Jr.

Budget cuts today brought upon the sudden, though expected closure of Bayswater Point State Park, a popular spot for aviation enthusiasts and their families. Find out how you can help get the park opened again so you can enjoy those famous skyline photos from JFK.

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(Photo by David Lilienthal)
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SPY PHOTOS: SunExpress New Livery Revealed

Posted April 15, 2010 by Phil Derner Jr.

World’s first photos of a new livery for SunExpress 737s.

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PHOTOS: China Eastern’s New 737 Special Paint Scheme Spied in Seattle

Posted April 12, 2010 by Phil Derner Jr.

China Eastern Airlines has a new special scheme on a Boeing 737-700 that was captured by David Lilienthal at Boeing Field before being delivered to Shanghai.

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