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NATs: Flying the North Atlantic Organized Track System

Posted February 23, 2016 by Ken Hoke

Each day, over 2000 aircraft fly across the Atlantic. Find out how pilots navigate and communicate on the North Atlantic Tracks!

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PREVIEW: JetBlue Introduces Mint

Posted June 11, 2014 by Douglas Wint

Prior to the launch of Mint service on June 15, JetBlue gave NYC Aviation a peek of the Mint cabin on its new Airbus A321 (N923JB – “It’s Mint To Be”). It represents a dramatic shift from the norm for the traditionally egalitarian airline.






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Flying from JFK to LGA is still faster than driving on the Van Wyck
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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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Valentine’s Day Flowers Travel the Globe on American Airlines

Posted January 30, 2014 by Mark Lawrence

It will soon be that special time of year again when cargo containers laden with mass amounts of flowers are transported around the world on many cargo and commercial carriers. NYCAviation visited with American Airlines to sniff out the answers to questions about the floral transportation business.






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American Airlines' newest addition to the fleet parked at JFK's Gate 46. (Photo by the author)
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American Airlines Unveils its New Airbus A321 Transcontinental

Posted December 18, 2013 by Douglas Wint and Mark Hsiung

Big changes are happening at American Airlines. We go behind the scenes to preview its first Airbus A321 Transcontinental (A321T) scheduled to begin revenue service in January 2014.






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New Airline Service Seeks to TAME the New York to South American Market

Posted November 15, 2013 by Ben Granucci

More new service between New York and South America is scheduled to begin next week as TAME Airlines begins service between Ecuador and JFK.






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JFK AirTrain Partial and Full Closures For Next Six Weeks

Posted September 9, 2013 by Jason Rabinowitz

The JFK AirTrain may not have the greatest of reputation with frequent fliers, but on most days, it is by far the easiest and best way to get to JFK. Starting this past weekend and for the next six weeks, however, the AirTrain will undergo a series of partial and complete closures to complete a […]

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Flight Review: Finnair A330 From New York to Helsinki

Posted September 6, 2013 by Jason Rabinowitz

Last week, I flew to and from Finland out of New York City on Finnair business class to participate in Quality Hunters (full post on that to come). Finnair is not a particularly huge airline, with only 15 total longhaul aircraft, comprised of the Airbus A330-300 and A340-300. So how does Finnair stack up to […]

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The New Premium Transcon: Who, What, When, Where, Why

Posted August 5, 2013 by Jason Rabinowitz

Get Ready, New York City, the new premium cabins are coming! This week, we learned what JetBlue will be bringing to the premium transcon table, as well as new plans from Delta. United it also in the process of refitting their p.s. fleet, and American is gearing up to launch their new fleet. Oh, and […]

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Solar Impulse Comes To New York: A First Hand Account

Posted July 7, 2013 by Jason Rabinowitz

I have been tracking the Solar Impulse flight across the United States for quite a while now, and when word finally came down on the date and time of the landing at New York, I was excited. Not much keeps me up at 3am, but the chance to see a totally solar powered aircraft was […]

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