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Damaged fan blades are visible in Delta 1063's right engine. (Photo by Grant Cardone, via Twitter)
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Delta Flight Makes Emergency Landing in New York After Bird Strike Destroys Engine [with Air Traffic Control Audio]

Posted April 19, 2012 by NYCA Admin

A Delta Air Lines flight made an emergency landing in New York Thursday afternoon when it suffered a bird strike and the cabin filled with smoke, according to passengers.

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AeroGal's Boeing 767-300ER (HC-CIJ) at JFK's Terminal 4 prior to its late night departure. (Photo by Senga Butts)
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AeroGal to End New York-Ecuador Flights

Posted April 7, 2012 by NYCA Admin

AeroGal will discontinue its flights linking Ecuador to New York City and layoff 120 employees, according to a company statement.

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Photo of the Day: Airbus A380 demonstrator plane visits Sao Paulo. (Photo by Ediney Ribeiro)
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Final Call

Final Call: JFK’s Den of Thieves Steal 200 Times a Day

Posted March 28, 2012 by NYCA Admin

New report reveals JFK workers are committing 200 thefts daily, the KC-46 tanker is already running late, Ameican CEO Tom Horton sits down for an AP interview, and more…

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A JetBlue Airbus A320 like this one was diverted to Amarillo after the Captain suffered a panic attack. (Photo by Kaz T)
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JetBlue Pilot Meltdown Ended by Choke Hold from Former Prison Guard: With Video and Audio

Posted March 27, 2012 by NYCA Admin

A JetBlue flight made an emergency landing on Tuesday when the captain suffered some kind of mental breakdown. No one was injured, thanks in part to the actions of David Gonzalez, who held the pilot in a choke hold until the plane landed safely.

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An Eastern Air Lines Douglas DC-9 similar to that which was hijacked on this day in 1970
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On This Day in Aviation History

March 17th in Aviation History: Hijacker Kills Eastern Air Lines Pilot in Boston Hijacking Attempt

Posted March 17, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

A hijacking attempt over Boston ends safely for passengers but not the first officer, Air Inter launches service in France, Linda Finch recreates Amelia Earhart’s flight around the world, a JAL 747 makes the first nonstop Tokyo-New York flight, and more…

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Virgin America Main Cabin Select Reviewed: The Premium Economy Challenge, Round 1

Posted March 14, 2012 by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren

In the first round of an NYCAviation series comparing domestic premium economy cabins, does Virgin America live up to their own mantra: A breath of fresh airline?

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A South African Airways Boeing 747SP ZS-SPE on the ground at Frankfurt
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Final Call

Final Call: US Airways Hot to Merge With American, Artist to Bury 727 in California Desert

Posted January 26, 2012 by NYCA Admin

US Airways admits it wants to merge with American, Congress funds FAA for an extra few weeks, an artist wants to bury a plane in sand, a look at New York’s decrepit airport terminals, and more…

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Cargolux 747-800 LX-VCD Inaugural JFK 1-25-12 b CR
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Plane of Note: Cargolux Boeing 747-8 Freighter Makes First Appearance at JFK

Posted January 26, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Beijing, Baku and Budapest have all been visited by Boeing’s biggest bird, but before Wednesday, the Big Apple had not.

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Hawaiian Airlines to Use JetBlue’s New York Terminal Through New Codeshare Partnership

Posted January 23, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Hawaiian Airlines and JetBlue Airways announced an extensive agreement today which includes codesharing, marketing, reciprocal loyalty rewards and co-location at JFK.

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Singapore Airlines Airbus A380 9V-SKK parked at JFK Airport in New York
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PHOTOS: Singapore Airlines Upgrades New York JFK Service to Airbus A380 Super Jumbo

Posted January 17, 2012 by Manny Gonzalez

Singapore Airlines rolled out a major upgrade Monday on their Singapore-Frankfurt-New York JFK service, shedding the previously used Boeing 747-400 for the larger Airbus A380 super jumbo aircraft.

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