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Aeroflot to Purchase Transaero

Russia’s largest carrier, Aeroflot, has announced it will purchase the country’s second largest carrier in a deal worth 1 Ruble.

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PHOTOS: The Inaugural New York Air Show Soars Over The Hudson Valley

The first ever New York Air Show came to Stewart International Airport this past weekend. The show featured warbirds, the aerobatics of Mike Wiskus, and several military demo teams. It was seen by thousands inside the gates and hundreds of thousands outside the gates.

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AeroSavvy Curates 15 Inspiring Aviation Quotes

Throughout the history of flight, humans have made thought provoking, inspiring, and even funny aviation quotes. Here’s a curated list of my favorites!

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THIS WEEKEND: The New York Air Show Comes to Stewart Airport

This weekend, the New York Air Show comes to Stewart International Airport. The airport is located about 90 minutes north of Midtown Manhattan.

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Emirates To Begin Serving Central America With World’s Longest Flight

Emirates will take the record of the world’s longest flight when it begins daily service to Panama’s capital in February 2016.


 
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New Branding Announced for LAN Airlines & TAM Airlines

LATAM Airlines Group has unveiled new, unified branding for its LAN Airlines and TAM Airlines subsidiaries.
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DEVELOPING: Confirmed Wreckage from MH370 Found

Malaysia's Prime Minister has announced that an aircraft part found last week on Reunion Island was from the missing Malaysia Airlines 777-200ER, 9M-MRO.
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Video: What Really Happened With Allegiant 426′s “Low Fuel” Situation?

NYCA's Phil Derner discusses Allegiant 426's "low fuel" situation while trying to land at Fargo, North Dakota, while the airport was closed.
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PHOTOS: Onboard With the A350 XWB’s Americas Demo Tour

NYCAviation contributor and passenger experience guru Jason Rabinowitz takes us onboard the A350 C
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Remember That One Time Donald Trump Owned an Airline?

With Donald Trump being all over the news of late, we take a look back at the Trump Shuttle.
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DOJ’s “Collusion”: You Scratch My Airplane’s Back, I’ll Scratch Yours

The Department of Justice's charges of collusion at multiple airlines should come as no surprise to the ironic actions of none other than... The Department of Justice.
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Seven Safety Tips For Traveling to Dangerous Places

The world can be a very unforgiving place when you step off the path of paved tourism. Here are some tips when visiting "less desired" places.
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Four Engines vs. Two: The Surprising Mathematical Guarantee of Safety

One would think that an aircraft with additional engines would provide even better performance on normal takeoffs, but the extra engines actually reduces it.
by David J. Williams
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