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Editorials

Are There Really 11 Missing Aircraft in Libya Threatening a 9/11 Repeat?

Posted September 3, 2014 by Phil Derner Jr.

An anonymous US government official says 11 aircraft are missing from Libya and threatening a repeat 9/11 attack. Are they a threat? Are they even missing?

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Wreckage of Pan Am Flight 103 in Lockerbie, Scotland. (Photo by AP)
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On This Day in Aviation History

Pan Am Flight 103 Is Bombed: December 21st In Aviation History

Posted December 21, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

Pan Am Flight 103 is bombed over Scotland, New York Airways begins helicopter flights from Manhattan’s Pan Am Building and more…






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Fugitive Libyan Intelligence Chief Arrested for War Crimes at Airport in Mauritania

Posted March 19, 2012 by BNO News

The intelligence chief of former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi was arrested at an airport in Mauritania on late Friday evening. He is wanted for alleged crimes against humanity during last year’s uprising.






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British Airways and Qatar Airways Announce Resumption of Flights to Tripoli

Posted January 24, 2012 by BNO News

British Airways plans to continue flights to the Libyan capital of Tripoli this spring, while Qatar Airways will resume flights even sooner, both airlines announced Monday. Flights were suspended in February 2011 as a result of the country’s civil war.






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Qaddafi’s Personal Pilot Tells All, Air Berlin Postpones Airbus and Boeing Deliveries: Final Call

Posted October 25, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Floods shut down Bangkok’s second largest airport, Muammar Qaddafi’s personal pilot talks about how his boss was a nice guy, and more…






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Qatar Airways Announces Flights to Benghazi, Libya’s Former Rebel Capital

Posted October 25, 2011 by BNO News

Qatar Airways on Monday announced it will soon start regular flights to the Libyan port city of Benghazi, which served as the country’s rebel capital until they took over Tripoli earlier this year.






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Pan Am 103 Bomber Located on Death Bed in Libya

Posted August 29, 2011 by BNO News

Abdelbaset Mohmed Ali al-Megrahi, the only person convicted of the 1988 Lockerbie bombing which killed 270 people, is reportedly in a coma-like condition and close to death at his home in the Libyan capital of Tripoli.






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Romney Calls on New Libyan Government to Extradite Pan Am Flight 103 Bomber

Posted August 22, 2011 by BNO News

U.S. presidential candidate Mitt Romney on Monday called upon Libya’s Interim Transitional National Council to arrest and extradite the man convicted of the Lockerbie bombing.






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NATO Launches First Attack Helicopter Missions in Libya

Posted June 5, 2011 by BNO News

NATO forces on early Saturday morning began using attack helicopters for the first time during military operations over Libya, the multinational force said.






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Life Improving for Child Survivor of 2010 Libyan Plane Crash

Posted May 11, 2011 by BNO News

The condition of the Dutch child who survived the crash of Afriqiyah Airways Flight 771 in Libya last year is improving quickly, local media reported.






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