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Survive an Aircraft Evacuation

Posted August 4, 2016 by Ken Hoke

Increase your chances of surviving an emergency evacuation by creating a game plan before departure.

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The Dangers of Post-Crash Speculation

Posted August 4, 2016 by Phil Derner Jr.

Oh, speculation. The social by-product of any disaster. How I loathe it.






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Swept wings, afterburners lit, cruising past San Diego Airport. I may or may not have accomplished this from in the bathroom. (iPad Pro)
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Toss Out Your PC. The Best Flight Sim Experience is On Your Phone

Posted July 28, 2016 by Phil Derner Jr.

Flight simulator games on mobile devices offer graphics and gameplay that used to only be attainable on a PC. Phil reviews a few of the more popular flight sims available for phone or tablet.






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Airport Rescue and Fire Fighting trucks on the move, moments after Andrew Wright's crash.
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When The Unthinkable Happens: A Memoir of Being a Witness to a Crash

Posted July 27, 2016 by Ben Granucci

Last August, NYCAviation’s Standards Editor was attending the media day for an air show when an aircraft crashed while practicing it’s routine. This is his memoir of the events of thst day and what followed.






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Students explore the North American SNJ-2 aircraft.
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Behind The Scenes: Bethpage Jones Beach Airshow

Posted July 25, 2016 by Jared Blech

Take a behind the scenes look at some of the events that went into preparing for the 2016 Bethpage Airshow At Jones Beach.






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Chris Rhoades, TWA F/A General Manager scans the names of the passengers and crew of TWA 800.
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Revisiting TWA 800 Twenty Years Later

Posted July 21, 2016 by William Rizzo

Twenty years have passed since TWA 800 went down off the coast of Long Island. William Rizzo visited the memorial to the victims on the anniversary of the disaster.






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(Photo courtesy: Orbis International)
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Orbis Unveils Its New Flying Eye Hospital

Posted July 14, 2016 by Gabe Andino

Orbis International recently unveiled its third generation Flying Eye Hospital, an MD-10, with which it will continue its efforts to fight preventable blindness around the world.






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The First Look at Tom Hanks as Sully

Posted June 30, 2016 by Gabe Andino

Check out the first trailer for the highly anticipated film “Sully” starring Tom Hanks!






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Lt. Scott "MacGruber" Lindahl firing up the under the watchful eye of Chief Girouard
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Behind the Scenes with the U.S. Navy TACDEMO Team

Posted June 27, 2016 by Mark Kolanowski

NYCAviation had the privilege of getting a behind the scenes look at the U.S. Navy Tactical Demonstration Team during the Quonset Point Airshow.






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PHOTOS: The RIANG Open House and Airshow

Posted June 21, 2016 by Mark Kolanowski

The 2016 installment of the Rhode Island National Guard Open House and Airshow was a bittersweet and unique weekend of aerial entertainment that overcame numerous challenges from Mother Nature and the performance schedule during a difficult time for the airshow industry. June 2, 2016 was a dark day for the American military demonstration teams. Maj. […]

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