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Fact Time: Wednesday’s Ameristar MD-83 Overrun in Detroit

Posted March 9, 2017 by Phil Derner Jr.

A chartered Ameristar MD-83 carrying the Michigan men’s basketball team overran the runway at Willow Run Airport yesterday. Here are the current facts regarding the accident.

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Adult Onset Flight Anxiety – No One Is Immune

Posted February 21, 2017 by Anson Harris

Imagine being a seasoned flier with hundreds of flights under your belt and then suddenly finding yourself onboard and terrified. It can, and does, happen.

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The Rush To Save A Vintage C-53

Posted January 23, 2017 by Jay Haapala

In a small town 30 minutes outside of Canton, Ohio sits a vintage C-53. If one airline pilot can’t raise the money to save it soon, it will meet the scrapper.

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The contract air traffic control tower at Waterbury-Oxford Airport (OXC) was one of 6 that were scheduled to be closed in the State of Connecticut in 2013.
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OPINION: The Risks of Reducing The FAA’s Control Of Our Aviation Infrastructure

Posted December 28, 2016 by David J. Williams

As a new presidential administration prepares to take over, questions loom regarding the future of how the FAA will control the nation’s aviation infrastructure.

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Aviation News

Emirates Arrives at Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport

Posted December 16, 2016 by Mark Lawrence

Dubai-based Emirates Airline added their 11th destination in the US on Thursday with the opening of the Dubai-Fort Lauderdale route.

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PHOTOS: The Grand Canyon Onboard The Maverick Experience

Posted December 15, 2016 by Michael Lothrop

In Las Vegas, everything is larger than life, and that includes Maverick Helicopters’ sightseeing business. It’s more than just a tour there, it’s an experience.

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British Airways Announces Ft. Lauderdale As Their Newest US Destination

Posted October 27, 2016 by Mark Lawrence

British Airways has announced that Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport will be their newest US destination.

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Emirates Announces Fort Lauderdale as 11th US Destination 

Posted October 11, 2016 by Mark Lawrence

On Tuesday morning, Emirates announced its 11th US destination: Fort Lauderdale. Flights begin later this year.

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So Long, Senior Fleet

Posted September 30, 2016 by Justin Schlechter

Today marks the end of an era as Hong Kong-based Cathay Pacific Airways flies its last scheduled passenger 747-400 flight and retires the final 3 aircraft. Columnist Justin Schlecter takes a look back at his 7 years spent flying the 747 in the right seat for Cathay.

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Lebanon Is South of Maine: An Outsider’s Look At UN Week

Posted September 14, 2016 by Charles Eckert

A look at NYC’s annual UN Week, and the hobby of plane spotting in general, through the eyes of a student journalist.

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