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Space Shuttle Discovery launches for the last time. [Image: NASA]
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On This Day in Aviation History

Today in Aviation History: February 24th

Posted February 24, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

A United Airlines 747′s explosive decompression over the Pacific kills 9 people, SAS launches Europe’s first North Polar route to Asia, a 9 year old boy flies a Cessna, and more…

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The Blue Angels C-130 named Fat Albert performs a JATO takeoff. (Photo by Manny Gonzalez)
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Final Call

Final Call: Air Marshals Gone Wild, Clever Ways to Avoid Baggage Fees

Posted February 7, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Whistle blowers rat out crooked air marshals, how to save on baggage fees, Indonesian pilots have a crystal meth problem, thousands protest a new runway in Frankfurt, and more…

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On This Day in Aviation History

On This Day in Aviation History: November 1st

Posted November 1, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Space Shuttle Columbia completes two important missions, SAS bans smoking on many flights, X-15 sets a speed record, United Flight 629 is bombed and more.

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Airline News

Video: Drifting (Unintentionally) in a Boeing 737

Posted February 28, 2011 by NYCA Admin

This SAS 737 was taxiing after touching down in Norway when it started sliding on an ice-covered taxiway. Whee!

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By Jan Harald Olsen via Wikimedia Commons
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Aviation News

October 8th in Aviation History

Posted October 8, 2009 by Phil Derner Jr.

Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) Flight 686 crashed in Linate Airport in Milan, Italy, killing 118.

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