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Flights from Tokyo Trigger Radiation Alarms in Chicago and Dallas

Posted March 17, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Two flights from Tokyo which landed in Chicago and Dallas triggered radiation alarms at those airports on Wednesday.

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Iran Builds ‘Flying Saucer’ UAV Which Is Not Round, Looks Nothing Like a Saucer

Posted March 16, 2011 by BNO News

Iran on Wednesday unveiled a home-made unmanned ‘flying saucer’ called the Zohal during an exhibition of strategic technologies.

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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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Turkish Fighter Jets Intercept Iranian Cargo Plane, Nothing Illegal Found On Board

Posted March 16, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Turkey’s Foreign Ministry on Wednesday released a detained Iran cargo plane after a search found nothing illegal.

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Plane Crash at Long Beach Airport Kills Five

Posted March 16, 2011 by NYCA Admin

At least two people were killed when a King Air crashed near Long Beach International Airport in California.

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US Airline Ticket Sales Up 11% In First Two Months of 2011

Posted March 16, 2011 by BNO News

Airline tickets sold by U.S.-based agencies increased 11.22 percent year-over-year for the first two months of current year, and a 26 percent increase over the same period in 2009, according to a new report.

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US and EU Reach Aviation Safety Agreement

Posted March 15, 2011 by BNO News

The European Union on Tuesday announced that it had reached a cooperation agreement with the United States regarding civil aviation safety.

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Japan Imposes No-Fly Zone Above Crippled Nuclear Plant

Posted March 15, 2011 by BNO News

The Japanese Transport Ministry on Tuesday imposed a no-fly zone near the quake-hit Fukushima 1 Nuclear Power Plant

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Alaska Airlines to Ground Flights to Eureka and Redding, Calif.

Posted March 11, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Alaska Airlines has announced it will discontinue flights linking the northern California cities of Eureka and Redding with Los Angeles.

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At Least One Killed in Tennessee Cessna Crash

Posted March 11, 2011 by BNO News

A small two-engine airplane on Friday crashed in Smyrna, Tennessee killing at least one person although initial reports had said three had been killed.

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Video: Tsunami Washes Over Japan’s Sendai Airport

Posted March 11, 2011 by NYCA Admin

An hour after a massive 8.9 magnitude earthquake heaved the Pacific floor off the coast of Japan, security cameras captured the moment Sendai Airport was washed out by the ensuing tsunami.

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US Airline Passengers Paid $9.2 Billion in Baggage, Other Fees in 2010

Posted March 11, 2011 by BNO News

Consumers paid more than $9.2 billion in fees to U.S. airlines in 2010 for checked baggage and other services, according to a new study.

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Photos: Cargo Plane Makes Gear-Up Landing at Boeing Field

Posted March 11, 2011 by NYCA Admin

No one was injured when a Fairchild Metro III landed without its landing gear at Boeing Field Thursday night, forcing the closure of the airport’s main runway.

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Cathay Pacific Orders 10 More 777-300ERs from Boeing

Posted March 10, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Cathay Pacific Airlines and Boeing announced on Wednesday that the Hong Kong-based carrier had ordered 10 more 777-300ER jets valued at $2.8 billion based on list prices.

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Wi-Fi Systems Cause Cockpit Monitors to Go Blank: Report

Posted March 10, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Boeing has confirmed that certain Honeywell avionics displays have shut down as a result of interference from onboard wi-fi systems, according to a report from FlightGlobal’s RunwayGirl blog.

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Aeroflot Orders Eight New Boeing 777s

Posted March 9, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Aeroflot has ordered six new Boeing 777-300ER and two new 777-200ER jets, the companies announced today.

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JetBlue Interline Agreement with LAN Airlines to Extend Carriers’ Reach Across the Americas

Posted March 9, 2011 by NYCA Admin

A new deal JetBlue Airways signed with LAN Airlines will allow travelers to book connecting flights between the carriers on flights to and from New York’s JFK Airport and South America.

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Live Video: Space Shuttle Discovery Lands for the Last Time

Posted March 9, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Watch the last scheduled de-orbiting and landing of Space Shuttle Discovery and chat about it in real time.

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Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental Completes First Engine Run

Posted March 9, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Boeing’s 747-8 Intercontinental program reached a new milestone on Tuesday, completing its first ever engine runs.

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ILFC Orders 133 New Airbus and Boeing Jets, Cancels A380 Deal

Posted March 8, 2011 by NYCA Admin

International Lease Finance Corp. has placed its first aircraft order since 2007, inking separate deals for 100 new Airbus A320neo-family jets and 33 Boeing 737-800s.

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