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Crashes

Photos & Video: La Guardia Circa 1947 Teaches of Airport’s Additional Runways & United DC-4 Crash

Posted February 25, 2016 by Phil Derner Jr.

Old school LGA video gives the chance for a to learn about the crash of United Flight 521 and President Truman’s Air Force One.

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The first Boeing 747-8 Freighter for Cargolux. (Photo by Boeing)
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On This Day in Aviation History

John Denver Dies In a Plane Crash, Boeing Delivers First 747-8 Freighter: October 12 in Aviation History

Posted October 12, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

Singer John Denver dies in a plane crash, Boeing delivers the first 747-8, Air Force One has a near miss, and more…






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A US Air Force Boeing VC-25 (SAM 29000) flies over Mount Rushmore. (Photo by US Air Force)
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Blog

Pentagon Frustrated With Boeing After Moving Air Force One Work to Texas

Posted September 17, 2012 by NYCA Admin

The Pentagon has fired off a sternly-worded letter to Boeing regarding the airframer’s move of Air Force One repairs from Kansas to Texas.






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Los Angeles City Fire Department Air Ops 1, a Bell 412 (N301FD). (Photo by Alan Radecki, via Wikipedia)
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Government News

President’s Arrival Prevents Fire Helicopters From Fighting Los Angeles Canyon Blaze

Posted June 6, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Los Angeles Fire Department firefighting helicopters were reportedly ordered not to take off to fight a brush fire late Wednesday afternoon due to a no-fly zone imposed for the arrival of President Barack Obama aboard Air Force One.






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TAM Brasil Airbus A330-200 (PT-MVB) touches down in Miami
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Final Call

Final Call: Air Force One Burns $180K An Hour, Drunk Flight Attendant Forces Flight Cancellation

Posted February 24, 2012 by NYCA Admin

New numbers from the Pentagon reveal how much it costs to fly Air Force One, a flight attendant had a few too many drinks on a trip to North Dakota, United wants Boeing to pay up over 787 delivery delays, and more…






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FAA diagram showing restricted areas around Los Angeles during President Obama's visit.
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Government News

Marijuana-Filled Cessna Intercepted After Flying Too Close to Air Force One

Posted February 16, 2012 by NYCA Admin

A small plane that flew too close to Air Force One near Los Angeles Thursday morning was intercepted and found to be carrying marijuana.






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A VC-25 passes over the Statue of Liberty during a controversial photo shoot.
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On This Day in Aviation History

On This Day in Aviation History: January 26th

Posted January 26, 2012 by NYCA Admin

The US Air Force takes delivery of the first Boeing 747 version of Air Force One. NASA launches Ranger 3 to the Moon, Glenn Curtiss flies the first seaplane and more…






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Aviation News

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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On This Day in Aviation History

The White House Enters the Jet Age: August 26th in Aviation History

Posted August 26, 2010 by NYCA Admin

The White House enters the jet age, Mehran Karimi Nasseri begins what would be the 18 year layover in Charles De Gaulle Airport in that inspired the film The Terminal; 2003, the final report on the Shuttle Columbia disaster is released.






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Air Force One 29000 on final approach to JFK Airport. Photo by Eric Dunetz
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Aviation News

PHOTOS: Air Force One, Marine One and Air Force Two Visit New York on Earth Day

Posted April 23, 2010 by NYCA Admin

No matter what you might think of the guys on board, it’s hard to find anyone who doesn’t think the meticulously polished aircraft used to transport the President and Vice President of the United States are among the prettiest you’ll ever see.






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