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The missing de Havilland DH.84 Dragon is seen in Australia at a 2003 airshow. (Photo by Roger Allison-Jones via wikipedia, CC BY)
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Vintage Biplane Carrying 6 People Goes Missing in Australia

Posted October 2, 2012 by BNO News

A search-and-rescue operation continued Tuesday for a 1930s biplane carrying six people which went missing in a huge stretch of bushland.

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The Dornier Do 228 crashed just outside the airport. (Map by NYCAviation/Google Maps)
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Nepal Plane Crash Kills 19

Posted September 30, 2012 by BNO News

Nineteen people were killed Friday when a small passenger plane crashed in the Nepali capital, local authorities said.

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The Beechcraft hit a mountain about 40 miles northwest of Durban, South Africa. (Map by NYCAviation/Google Maps)
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Small Plane Hits Mountain in South Africa, Killing Three

Posted September 17, 2012 by BNO News

A small private plane crashed into a mountain in South Africa, killing all three people on board the aircraft.

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Crash site near Palana on Russia's Kamchatka Peninsula. (Map by Google/NYCAviation)
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Plane Crash in Russia’s Far East Kills 10

Posted September 12, 2012 by BNO News

An Antonov An-28 airliner crashed in northeastern Russia early Wednesday afternoon, killing 10 people and injuring four others.

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First launch of Space Shuttle Discovery, Mission STS-41-D. (Photo by NASA)
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Space Shuttle Discovery’s First Flight: August 30 in Aviation History

Posted August 30, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

First flight of Space Shuttle Discovery, Lockheed and Martin Marietta announce a merger, a Conviasa 737 crashes into a mountain and more.

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The Antonov An-24 crashed near Talodi, Sudan, near the border with South Sudan. (Map by NYCAviation/Google Maps)
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Sudan Plane Crash Kills Government Minister, Scores of Senior Officials

Posted August 20, 2012 by BNO News

A Sudanese government minister and scores of other senior officials were killed Sunday when their plane crashed into a mountain.

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Site of the plane crash near Coburg, Germany. (Map by Google/Matt Molnar)
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Small Plane Crash in Germany Kills Four

Posted August 6, 2012 by BNO News

A Piper PA-28 crashed and burst into flames in a field in southeastern Germany early Sunday, killing all four people on board.

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Cover of the New York Daily News featuring death of Thurman Munson.
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Thurman Munson Plane Crash, Army Buys First Wright Flyer: August 2 in Aviation History

Posted August 2, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

The US Army takes delivery of its first airplane, Delta Flight 191 crashes in Dallas, Thurman Munson dies in a plane crash, and more…

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Apollo 15 Lunar Rover. (Photo by NASA)
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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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Covers of Newsday and the Daily News covering the TWA Flight 843 accident.
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TWA L-1011 Veers Off the Runway and Catches Fire at JFK: July 30 in Aviation History

Posted July 30, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

A TWA L-1011 aborts takeoff and burns at JFK while all 292 on board escape unharmed, an ANA 727 collides with a Japanese fighter, and more.

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