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F-22 Fighter Jets Intercept Two Small Planes Over New Jersey

Posted September 25, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Two private aircraft were intercepted by fighters over New Jersey Tuesday after violating a restricted area surrounding the United Nations.

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Closer to Siberia than to Anchorage, Alaska's tiny Ralph Wien Memorial Airport received a $15 million grant for runway improvements. (Image by FAA)
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FAA Pledges $76 Million to 8 Airports Hours After Obama Speech

Posted September 7, 2012 by NYCA Admin

The FAA dispatched a deluge of press releases Friday afternoon announcing nearly $76 million in grants for airport infrastructure projects.

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Round 2: F-16 Intercepts Two Planes During President’s Chicago Visit

Posted August 13, 2012 by BNO News

Similar to the recent intercepts in New York, two aricraft have been intercepted by a U.S. fighter jet during Obama’s recent visit to Chicago as well.

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A McDonnell Douglas F-15C-35-MC Eagle out of the 71st Fighter Squadron, 1st Fighter Wing, at Langley Air Force Base, Va., flies over Washington D.C. (Photo by U.S. Air Force/Staff Sgt. Samuel Rogers)
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Two Planes Met By F-15s Upon Entering President’s Airspace Over New York and Connecticut

Posted August 7, 2012 by BNO News

Fighter jets intercepted two planes that strayed into President Obama’s airspace during a campaign visit to Connecticut and New York Monday.

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President Barack Obama speaks in front of a Boeing 787 assembly line. (Photo by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren/NYCAviation)
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President Obama Touts Boeing’s Air Superiority During Visit to 787 Factory

Posted February 17, 2012 by Amy Franklin

President Barack Obama toured and spoke at the Boeing factory in Everett, Wash. on Friday before an audience of the airframer’s workers and with three 787 Dreamliners as a backdrop.

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FAA diagram showing restricted areas around Los Angeles during President Obama's visit.
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Marijuana-Filled Cessna Intercepted After Flying Too Close to Air Force One

Posted February 16, 2012 by NYCA Admin

A small plane that flew too close to Air Force One near Los Angeles Thursday morning was intercepted and found to be carrying marijuana.

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FAA Boss Randy Babbitt Arrested for Drunk Driving, Takes Leave of Absence

Posted December 6, 2011 by BNO News

U.S. Federal Aviation Administration Administrator Randy Babbitt took a leave of absence on Monday afternoon after police revealed he was arrested for drunk driving over the weekend.

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Lion Air Becomes Second Boeing 737 MAX Customer in Record 380 Plane Deal

Posted November 18, 2011 by NYCA Admin

In the presence of U.S. President Barack Obama, Indonesia’s Lion Air and Boeing on Friday signed the largest aircraft order commitment in the history of commercial aviation, both in the number of planes and its financial terms.

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President Obama Honors Sailors, Soldiers and Airmen Killed in Afghanistan Helicopter Crash

Posted August 10, 2011 by BNO News

President Barack Obama traveled to Dover Air Force Base in Delaware on Tuesday to honor the 30 U.S. troops who were killed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan on Saturday.

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President Obama to View Space Shuttle Endeavour Launch With Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords

Posted April 25, 2011 by NYCA Admin

President Barack Obama and his family will attend the launch of the Space Shuttle Endeavour on Friday seated beside Arizona Representative Gabrielle Giffords, the victim of an assassination attempt in January.

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