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SWAT Team members stormed Sunwing flight 772 to apprehend a passenger who expressed a desire to blow up the aircraft.
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Editorials

Analysis: A Navy SEAL Breakdown of the Sunwing SWAT Takedown

Posted July 29, 2014 by Phil Derner Jr.

When a SWAT Team stormed a diverted Sunwing flight, many people were shocked and frightened. Former Navy SEAL Rich Graham gives un an inside view into the tactical environment.

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Flying from JFK to LGA is still faster than driving on the Van Wyck
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Airport News

The LaGuardia Curfew Revisited: Why Your Late Flight Ended Up At JFK

Posted May 1, 2014 by Jason Rabinowitz

The weather in NYC is getting warmer, and that means that the infamous overnight curfew at LaGuardia Airport is back. What does it mean for your flight?

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Southwest's first Boeing 737-800 N8301J Warrior One, taxis to its welcoming party.
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Aviation News

Reports: Southwest 737 Escorted To Phoenix By F-16s

Posted June 10, 2013 by Jason Rabinowitz

NYCAviation is receiving word on Monday evening that Southwest flight 2675, from Los Angeles to Austin-Bergstrom, has been escorted by 2 F-16 fighters into Phoenix. It is unclear what has happened at this point, but we will bring you the latest as it develops. From the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport Facebook page: “A Southwest […]

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An American Airlines 777-200 descending to land. (Photo by Brian Futterman)
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Aviation News

American Airlines Flight Diverts to Military Base Due to Fire Alarm

Posted July 12, 2010 by BNO News

American Airlines flight 175, a Boeing 777-200, departed Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport in Texas on Sunday morning, scheduled to land at Narita International Airport later on Monday until it was diverted to Eareckson Air Station in Alaska due to a fire alarm that went off onboard.

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Air Austral Airbus A380
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Aviation News

The Logbook

Posted November 17, 2009 by Phil Derner Jr.

In today’s daily digest, NTSB Chair rips the media a new APU, an Iran Air A300 goes off the runway in Tehran, a Scottish man acts up and diverts a US Airways flight, and more…

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