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Patrick M. Byrne's Salt Lake City mugshot.
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Overstock CEO Arrested At Airport Carrying Loaded Gun

Posted January 19, 2013 by NYCA Admin

Patrick Byrne, the oft-embattled CEO of Overstock.com, was arrested in Salt Lake City after TSA screeners found a gun in his carry-on.

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The Ukaegbus in happier times (left, via NYPost.com), an overview of Newark Liberty International Airport (right).
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Woman Calls In Airliner Bomb Hoax To Keep Husband From Leaving Her

Posted December 17, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Marital tip: When you falsely accuse your husband of being a terrorist, he probably isn’t coming home to reconcile.

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An Iran Air Boeing 747SP. (Photo by Tom Alfano)
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Iraq Intercepts Iranian Plane Enroute to Syria

Posted October 29, 2012 by BNO News

Iraqi authorities on Saturday ordered a Syria-bound cargo plane to land in Baghdad to make sure it was not carrying weapons.

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A British Airways Boeing 777-300ER (G-STBF) pushes back from a gate at Heathrow. (Photo by Ken Iwelumo via wikimedia)
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Bahraini Prince Arrested At Heathrow After Drunken Plane Rage

Posted October 19, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Shortly after boarding a British Airways flight Mubarak Hamad allegedly charged into the cockpit while screaming of shoddy service.

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Newark Liberty International Airport control tower.
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Man Arrested for Molesting Sleeping Woman on Flight to Newark

Posted August 22, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

Bawer Aksal of North Bergen, NJ, was arrested after a female passenger aboard a Phoenix-Newark flight complained that he touched her.

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Inside Mexico City International Airport's Terminal 2. (Photo by ProtoplasmaKid via Wikipedia, CC BY-SA)
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Mexico City Airport Replaces All 348 Police Officers

Posted August 21, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

All 348 police officers assigned to Mexico City International Airport have been reassigned two months after a deadly shooting.

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Aerial view of Chicago Midway Airport. (Photo by Chris Bungo)
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Midway Airport Worker Busted Stealing Copper Wire From Runway

Posted August 16, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

A fuel pump operator at Chicago’s Midway Airport allegedly stole 500 ft of copper from a runway and sold it to a scrap yard.

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United Airlines Flight 956 track. (Map by FlightAware.com)
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United Flight Diverted to Boston Due to Bomb Scare

Posted July 31, 2012 by NYCA Admin

A United flight from Newark to Geneva diverted to Boston with a NORAD escort Tuesday night after a suspicious device was found onboard.

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Jet2.com Boing 737-300 (G-CELI) "Manchester Jet". (Photo by Juergen Lehle, CC BY-SA)
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No Ticket, No ID: British Boy Sneaks Onto Airline Flight

Posted July 27, 2012 by BNO News

Three Jet2.com employees are suspended after an 11-year-old boy managed to board a plane without a passport, ticket or boarding pass.

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SkyWest Delta Connection CRJ being lifted out of a ditch by crane at St. George Airport in Utah. (Photo by KSL)
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Did Someone Try to Steal a SkyWest Plane in Utah Last Night? [UPDATE: YES]

Posted July 17, 2012 by NYCA Admin

St. George Airport was closed Tuesday morning as FBI agents investigated how a Delta regional jet ended up in a public car parking lot.

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