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Malaysia Airlines Airbus A380 flight demo. (Photo by tobyjim via Flickr, CC BY-NC-SA.)
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Epic Photo Post: 190 Pictures from the 2012 Farnborough Airshow

Posted July 14, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Boeings and Airbuses and Eurocopters, oh my! Dozens … no … hundreds of photos of the flight demos and static displays at Farnborough.

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Geico Skytypers buzz the Verrazano Narrows Bridge. (Photo by Scott Snorteland/srsimages.com)
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Events

Blue Skies Ahead for Jones Beach Air Show This Weekend

Posted May 22, 2012 by Scott Snorteland

The 2012 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park is fast approaching (get it?!) with guests such as the Blue Angels, Snowbirds, Geico Skytypers, Sean Tucker and more.






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B-2 Spirit, one aircraft of which will not be seen in the 2012 airshow season. (Photo by Brandon Farris)
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Aviation News

New US Air Force Budget Grounds Airshow Demonstration Teams

Posted December 2, 2011 by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren

The Pentagon’s cost-cutting measures will not only disappoint millions of fans, but could jeopardize the entire airshow business nationwde.






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PHOTOS: Aviation Nation 2011 Airshow at Nellis Air Force Base

Posted November 17, 2011 by Brandon Farris

Among the spectacular performances: The USAF Thunderbirds, the Patriots Jet Team, the Present Day Air-to-Air Demonstration F-15s and F-16s, the A-10 West Coast Demonstration Team and flybys by a B-1, a B-2 and a B-25.






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Fornoff flying the BD-5 for a Toshiba commercial in 1980.
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Aviation News

In the Cockpit with Legendary Hollywood Stunt Pilot Corkey Fornof

Posted October 21, 2011 by Josh Rasmussen

J.W. “Corkey” Fornof is perhaps Hollywood’s foremost aviator, his work having appeared in 46 feature films—including James Bond classics such as Octopussy—as well as over 1,000 commercials and TV shows. Corkey shares his story, from learning to fly in Louisiana to landing a jet on an Interstate






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Video: Fighter Jet Crashes Chinese Air Show

Posted October 14, 2011 by BNO News

A fighter jet crashed during an air show in southwestern China on late Friday morning, injuring one pilot and leaving another pilot unaccounted for, state-run media reported.






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Who Should Pay After The Reno Air Races Disaster?

Posted September 19, 2011 by Max Kennerly

Aviation attorney Max Kennerly offers insight into the possible legal repercussions of the Reno Air Race tragedy which left 10 dead and dozens more injured.






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Reno Air Race Crash Toll Revised to 9 Deaths and 69 Injuries

Posted September 17, 2011 by BNO News

Police on Saturday said a total of nine people were killed on Friday when a World War II aircraft crashed during the Reno Air Races at Reno-Stead Airport in Nevada. Sixty-nine others have been injured.






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Photo Gallery: A Plane Geek’s Memorable First Trip to Oshkosh

Posted August 3, 2011 by NYCAviation Staff

I have for years dreamed of making the pilgrimage and attending my first AirVenture, as the show is officially called. For various reasons I’ve never been able to make it; most of the excuses having something to do with the lack of money and the rest with lack of time. But this year, this year, opportunity came a knockin’.






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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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