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Enthusiast News

The 2016 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach Gets Ready to Take Flight

Posted May 26, 2016 by Scott Snorteland

The weather looks beautiful for this year’s installment of the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park, which is being held this weekend.

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Ambassador of The State of Qatar to the United States, His Excellency Mr. Mohammed Jaham Al Kuwari (left) with Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive H.E. Mr. Akbar Al Baker, Massport Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Thomas Glynn and special guest at the airline's Boston Gala. Photo Courtesy Qatar Airways
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Aviation News

The Route Launch Experience: Qatar Lands in Boston

Posted May 19, 2016 by Michael Lothrop

Qatar Airways flair for flamboyant route launch events matches its recent explosive growth. Mike Lothrop attended the recent launch gala in Boston and shares his experience.

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Airline News

Akbar Al Baker Touts Qatar’s Upcoming Service to Atlanta

Posted May 18, 2016 by Brian Stevenson

Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker held a press conference on Tuesday in advance of his airline’s inaugurating service to Atlanta to discuss their competitive strategy, service offering and future plans.

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Manufacturer News

Bombardier Lands First US C-Series Customer with Delta Order

Posted April 28, 2016 by Stephanie Gehman

Delta Air Lines has committed to purchasing 75 aircraft to add to its fleet from the manufacturer, along with the option for an additional 50.

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Aviation News

JetBlue Receives First A321 Assembled In The United States

Posted April 28, 2016 by Eric Dunetz

NYCAviation was on hand in Mobile, Alabama earlier this week for the first delivery of an A320 Family aircraft assembled in the United States.

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The crash of Delta Flight 191 brought the dangers of windshear to the forefront
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Windshear – Lessons Learned

Posted April 20, 2016 by Brad Tate

31 years ago Delta Flight 191 encountered a microburst on approach to DFW and crashed. Thanks to the lessons learned from that tragedy, windshear warning and avoidance has become an integral part of aviation safety management.

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Aviation News

West Coast Powerhouse: Alaska Airlines To Buy Virgin America

Posted April 4, 2016 by Stephanie Gehman

Early Monday morning, Alaska Airlines announced its intention to buy Virgin America in a cash purchase totaling $2.6 billion USD.

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Editorials

US Airports Investing Billions to Upgrade Dire State of Infrastructure

Posted March 21, 2016 by Zina Aziz

America’s major airports have gotten a bad rap for aging, outmoded facilities. However, many airports have made large investments to meet the ever increasing demand for air travel.

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How a Chick Landed in the Cockpit

Posted March 7, 2016 by Erika Armstrong

Sometimes you accidentally become a pilot.

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Crashes

Photos & Video: La Guardia Circa 1947 Teaches of Airport’s Additional Runways & United DC-4 Crash

Posted February 25, 2016 by Phil Derner Jr.

Old school LGA video gives the chance for a to learn about the crash of United Flight 521 and President Truman’s Air Force One.

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