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Crashes

The 3 Plane Crashes You’ve Never Heard Of: Aviation’s Sacrificial Lambs

Posted March 2, 2015 by Phil Derner Jr.

There are more than a few crashes from the last decade that you probably have never heard of, but your safety could benefit from their lessons. Why the lack of media coverage?

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A World Airways Boeing 747. (Photo courtesy of Global Aviation)
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Airline News

BREAKING: Global Aviation Holdings Enters Bankruptcy (Again)

Posted November 12, 2013 by Eric McKirdy

Citing a global decline in demand for its chartered cargo and passenger transport services, NYC Aviation has learned Georgia-based Global Aviation Holdings tonight filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy protection.






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A Nippon Cargo Airlines Boeing 747-8 Freighter takes off from Paine Field in Everett, Wash. (Photo by Boeing/Tim Stake)
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Airline News

Nippon Cargo Airlines Receives First Boeing 747-8 Freighter

Posted July 31, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Nippon Cargo Airlines last week received its first Boeing 747-8 Freighter, becoming the Japanese launch customer for the new aircraft.






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Frank Ragusa, general manager of Ocean Beauty Seafoods, holds up the prized salmon to the crowd. (Photo by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren/NYCAviation)
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Airline News

Chefs Battle for Salmon Supremacy in Alaska Airlines Copper River Cook-Out

Posted May 20, 2012 by David Parker Brown

It has become a yearly tradition to wake up before it gets light and head on down to Alaska Air Cargo at SeaTac Airport to welcome the season’s first Alaskan Copper River Salmon.






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Military News

Worst Person in the World: Air Cargo Handler Arrested for Stealing From Soldier-Bound Care Packages

Posted May 17, 2012 by NYCA Admin

A cargo handler wearing a stolen watch was arrested in New York on Wednesday, charged with stealing from care packages on their way to US troops overseas.






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Artist rendering of the new Salmon Thirty Salmon jet.
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Airline News

Salmon Thirty Salmon Returns to Alaska Airlines Fleet This Fall

Posted May 16, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Following a brief hiatus, this July Alaska Airlines will once again be able to claim the world’s largest flying salmon, and it’ll be even bigger than the last one.






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Columnists

Do Pilots Think About Crashing?

Posted March 28, 2012 by Patrick Smith

It’s the pilot’s job to worry about crashing. It’s in their best interest, and yours too.






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Government News

US Airline Passengers Expected to Double in 20 Years

Posted March 9, 2012 by BNO News

Airline passenger travel in the United States is expected to nearly double in the next 20 years, reaching 1.2 billion passengers per year in 2032, the FAA said in its annual forecast.






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Airline News

AirBridgeCargo Receives Russia’s First Boeing 747-8 Freighter

Posted January 27, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Russia’s AirBridgeCargo Airlines on Thursday took delivery of its first of five Boeing 747-8 Freighters on order.






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Singapore Airlines to Pay U.S. Government $48 Million Fine for Cargo Price Fixing

Posted July 1, 2011 by BNO News

Singapore Airlines Cargo on Thursday pleaded guilty and agreed to pay a $48 million criminal fine for its role in a conspiracy to fix prices in the air transportation industry, the U.S. Justice Department said.






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