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United 757-300 N57857 was one of the aircraft involved in the incident.
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The Reality Behind the “Hawaii Near Collision”

Posted May 20, 2014 by Ben Granucci

Recently, a passenger’s account of a near collision between his flight and another near Hawaii has received a lot of attention. However, all was not as he made it seem. We separate the facts from the fiction and explain why this is proof that the system works.

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The winning design created by high school student Aaron Nee. (Image courtesy of Alaska Airlines)
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Paint The Plane: Alaska Airlines Jet To Wear Hawaiian Student’s Colorful Design

Posted January 11, 2013 by NYCA Admin

Eleventh-grader Aaron Nee on Thursday was awarded the grand prize in the Alaska Airlines Hawaii-themed Paint the Plane contest. • Gallery: See All 13 Paint The Plane Contest Winners Nee beat out over 2,700 entries from fellow Hawaiian students in kindergarten through 12th grade who were asked, “What does ‘Spirit of the Islands’ mean to […]

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Hurricane Hunter Jet Being Used to Forecast Winter Storms

Posted January 13, 2012 by NYCA Admin

This winter, the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is using one of its Gulfstream IV-SP “Hurricane Hunter” jets to help forecast winter storms from a seemingly unlikely place: Hawaii.

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Photo of the Day: A Qatar Airways 777-300ER A7-BAL is directed to its gate at Kansai International Airport in Osaka, Japan
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Lonely Housewife Threatens to Blow Up Planes to Get Her Husband Off Work: Final Call

Posted November 10, 2011 by NYCA Admin

A Florida woman was arrested after threatening to bomb 10 planes, Embraer ditches plans to build a larger jet, United’s Jeff Smisek tells all, and more…

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WestJet To Block Out Middle Seats on New Canada-Hawaii Routes

Posted October 22, 2009 by Phil Derner Jr.

In a move that both offers added comfort to passengers at a premium while extending the range of their 737s, WestJet Airlines will leave the middle seats empty in the first 8-10 rows on certain flights.

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