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One American 757 lands at St. Maarten while another taxis for departure. (Photo by Mario J. Craig)
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American Airlines Baggage Handlers Took Apart Planes to Hide Drugs

Posted October 22, 2012 by NYCA Admin

A former American Airlines baggage handler was sentenced to three life sentences for running a drug smuggling ring out of JFK.

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Rendering of JetBlue's new JFK Airport T5i. (Image by JetBlue)
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JetBlue Breaks Ground On New JFK International Terminal

Posted October 2, 2012 by NYCA Admin

JetBlue’s New York hub is expanding with an extension for international flights.

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Thousands of the recovered bottles of liquor were displayed at a press conference held by Queens District Attorney Richard Brown. (Photo by Queens DA's Office)
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Ain’t No Party Like an Airport Party: Airline Caterers Stole 100,000 Mini Booze Bottles

Posted September 13, 2012 by NYCA Admin

18 JFK Airport workers were arrested for stealing and reselling over $750K of alcohol and duty free items from American Airlines flights.

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JetBlue Airbus A320 known as "Blue Sapphire" (N568JB). (Photo by Matt Molnar)
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JetBlue Adds Charleston to Route Map from New York and Boston

Posted September 12, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Charleston will become JetBlue’s 72nd destination in February and its first in South Carolina, the airline announced Wednesday.

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Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood goofing off with President Barack Obama at the White House. (Photo by Pete Souza/White House)
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DOT Fines JetBlue and Orbitz Over Tarmac Delay and Baggage Fee Rules

Posted August 21, 2012 by NYCA Admin

The US Dept. of Transportation handed down $140,000 in fines to JetBlue and Orbitz on Monday for violating two consumer protection rules.

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Apollo 15 Lunar Rover. (Photo by NASA)
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On This Day in Aviation History

Delta Flight 723 Crashes in Boston, President Truman Dedicates Idlewild Airport: July 31 in Aviation History

Posted July 31, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

Today we wish JFK Airport a Happy Birthday! We also look back at the crash of a Delta DC-9, the last day of Northeast Airlines and more.

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The wreckage of the Boeing 747-100 that operated TWA Flight 800 was reconstructed in a hangar. (Photo by NTSB)
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On This Day in Aviation History

TWA Flight 800 and TAM Flight 3054 End in Tragedy: July 17th in Aviation History

Posted July 17, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

Tragic crashes of TWA Flight 800 and TAM Flight 3054, Douglas “Wrong Way” Corrigan takes off from Brooklyn, Apollo 11 launch, and more…

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A Port Authority fire truck in action. (Photo by Matt Molnar)
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FAA Discovers Most JFK Airport First Responders Not Certified

Posted June 18, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

An FAA audit of the nearly 200 first responders employed at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport revealed that an overwhelming majority were either never certified or held expired certifications.

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The British Airways baby bus G-EUNA on final approach to New York's JFK Airport. (Photo by Kaz T)
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In Possible Financing Move, British Airways Launches New Subsidiary to Operate Existing A318 Transatlantic Flights

Posted June 14, 2012 by Matt of MCPCShowcaseHD

Under a wet lease agreement with British Airways, the new company will operate BA’s existing premium transatlantic Airbus A318 service between London City Airport and New York JFK.

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The first ever Hawaiian Flight 50, an Airbus A330-200 (N386HA), on short final for New York's Kennedy Airport. (Photo by Eric Dunetz)
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Hawaiian Airlines Says Aloha to New York

Posted June 7, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Hawaiian Airlines lept to the east coast on Tuesday as it launched the first ever daily nonstop service between Honolulu and New York’s JFK Airport.

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