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The Apollo 17 spacecraft, containing astronauts Eugene A. Cernan, Ronald E. Evans, and Harrison H. Schmitt, glided to a safe splashdown at 2:25 p.m. EST on Dec. 19, 1972, 648 kilometers (350 nautical miles) southeast of American Samoa. The astronauts were flown by recovery helicopter to the U.S.S. Ticonderoga slightly less than an hour after the completion of NASA's sixth and last manned lunar landing in the Apollo program. (Photo by NASA)
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Today in Aviation History: December 19th

Posted December 19, 2014 by NYCAviation Staff

The world’s first airport opens near Paris, the last moon mission returns to earth, a Chalk’s Ocean Airways crash is captured on video, and more…

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Israeli F-4s shot down Libyan Airlines Flight 114 on this day in 1973.
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February 21st in Aviation History: Libyan Airliner Shot Down, Photos of 757 Gushing Fuel

Posted February 21, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

Photos of a Thomas Cook 757 gushing fuel are captured by a planespotter, Libyan Airlines Flight 114 is shot down by Israelis, ANA’s first international flight, Santa Barbara Flight 518 crashes in Venezuela, and more…






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On This Day in Aviation History: December 17th

Posted December 17, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Modern aviation is born as the Wright Brothers make the first powered flight. Other first flights on this date include the Douglas DC-3, the B-47 Stratojet and the Boeing 737-300, and more…






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VivaAerobus Launches Flights Between Mexico and Chicago

Posted October 17, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Mexican low-cost airline VivaAerobus began flying between its hub in Monterrey, Mexico and Chicago’s Midway Airport this past Friday.






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On This Day in Aviation History: May 5th

Posted May 5, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

Cinco de Mayo is a busy day in aviation: Alan Shepard becomes the first American in space, Eastern Flight 855 narrowly averts near Miami, two unrelated hijackings on the same day in 1972, the merger of Air France with KLM and much more…






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Southwest Airlines Jet Skids Off Runway in Chicago

Posted April 26, 2011 by NYCA Admin

A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 skidded off a runway after landing at Chicago’s Midway Airport, Tuesday afternoon. No one was injured.






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Southwest Adds Frequencies from Kansas City

Posted March 22, 2011 by Daniel T Jones

Southwest Airlines is to boost frequencies on its existing flights from Kansas City to Baltimore and Nashville with an additional daily rotation on each route.






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Flash Airlines 737-300, reg SU-ZCF, seen here at Paris Charles De Gaulle. Photo by Brian Stevenson
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On This Day in Aviation History: January 3rd

Posted January 3, 2011 by NYCA Admin

The first airspeed indicator receives a patent and the first takeoff from a ship! Flash Airlines, Baikal Air and the Iranian Army suffer crashes, and more.






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Air Austral Takes Delivery of First Boeing 737-800

Posted December 22, 2010 by NYCA Admin

Air Austral received its first Boeing 737-800 on Monday, the first of two the airline ordered to replace a 737-300 and a 737-500.






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Iceland Express to Start KEF-EWR on June 1, 2010

Posted October 29, 2009 by Phil Derner Jr.

Beginning June 1, 2010, Iceland Express will fly from Keflavik, Iceland (KEF) to Newark New Jersey (EWR) four times a week using a leased 757-200 from Astraeus.






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