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Cessna 172 Skyhawk: An Insight Into The Facts and History

Posted October 9, 2013 by Daniel Mammone

The Cessna 172 Skyhawk is one of the most successful general aviation airplanes worldwide, used extensively for flight training and recreational flying.

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On This Day in Aviation History

On This Day in Aviation History: January 27th

Posted January 27, 2012 by NYCA Admin

The 737 becomes the first airliner to fly 100 million hours, Cessna delivers its 1,000th bizjet, Canadian controllers strike, three astronauts are killed in the Apollo 1 fire, and more…

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On This Day in Aviation History: November 20th

Posted November 20, 2011 by NYCA Admin

America’s first municipal airport opens in Tucson, an aircraft reaches Mach 2 for the first time, several tragic crashes, and more…

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On This Day in Aviation History: November 18th

Posted November 18, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Boeing’s first monoplane makes its first flight, the X-15 sets a Mach 6 speed record, the Battle of Berlin begins, and more…

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Aviation News

Indonesian Man Killed by Plane Propeller

Posted October 17, 2011 by BNO News

A man was killed at an Indonesian airport on early Saturday morning when he was hit in the face by the propeller of a small plane, local media reported on Sunday.

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Manufacturer News

New Citation Latitude Will Feature Cessna’s Tallest and Widest Cabin Ever

Posted October 10, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Cessna on Monday announced the development of a new mid-size, eight-passenger business jet called the Citation Latitude.

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Aviation News

Gallery: Cessna’s New Citation Latitude Business Jet

Posted October 10, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Exterior and interior renderings of the new Cessna Citation Latitude, expected to take to the skies in 2014.

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Aviation News

Peru Tourist Plane Crash Kills Six

Posted October 3, 2010 by BNO News

A small plane crash on Saturday south of the Peruvian capital of Lima left six people killed, including four British tourists, officials said.

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The wreckage of the Cessna 150 that crashed into the south lawn of the White House in 1994.
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On This Day in Aviation History

On This Day in Aviation History: September 12th

Posted September 12, 2010 by Phil Derner Jr.

A man crashes a small aircraft into the White House; Space Shuttle Endeavor departs on historic mission STS-47; The US and France launch a record setting air operation in World War I; and more…

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Columnists

When I’m Looking Up, He’s Looking Down

Posted December 24, 2006 by Tom Alfano

It goes without saying that anyone who loves aviation instinctively looks up to the sky when they hear a plane passing over. It doesn’t matter what kind of plane, any time I hear that whine of prop or the roar of a jet, I always look up.

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