Malaysia Airlines has lost contact with a 777-200 flying from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, carrying 239 people.
For a whole host of reasons, airports are often bewildering, maddening places. Here are 15 things no airport terminal should be without.
Cathay Pacific Airways launched it new daily flight between Hong Kong and Newark Liberty International Airport on Saturday March 1, 2014. NYCAviation was there to watch the festivities as the Asian air carrier began its fifth daily flight to the New York City area.
NYCAviation proudly presents its list of the best aviation and space movies of all time, as voted by our staff and readers.
Laser attacks on aircraft are on the rise. To combat this problem, the FAA and FBI have taken strong steps to find and prosecute those guilty of pointing lasers at aircraft.
Crosswind landings may look dramatic or even unsafe. In reality, they are being performed by highly skilled pilots in a constantly changing environment. NYCAviation columnist David Williams examines various crosswind techniques and a couple recent videos of commercial aircraft landing in a crosswind.
In the third article in our series, Karlene Petitt takes a look at the impact of the new pilot fatigue regulations on long haul international pilots.
The newly implemented FAR 117, which outlines flightcrew rest requirements, was a factor in the recent weather-related flight cancellations that impacted various US airports. NYCA Columnist Eric Auxier delves into some of the more significant changes and their implications on airline operations and flight safety.