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Aviation Weather Hazards: Understanding Tornadoes

Posted July 14, 2014 by Adam Daum

Tornadoes are perhaps the most recognized, feared and damaging progeny of thunderstorms. Resident NYCAviation meteorologist Adam Daum breaks down how tornadoes develop, how they’re detected and how they impact air operations.

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Damage at the Spirit AeroSystems facility in Wichita, Kansas. (Photo by Spirit AeroSystems, via Flickr)
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Manufacturer News

Tornado Ravaged Spirit AeroSystems Says Wichita Factory Looking Good Overall [with Photos]

Posted April 16, 2012 by NYCA Admin

The Kansas factory that builds the fuselage of the Boeing 737 and many other aircraft components remained closed on Monday after a tornado tore through it on Saturday.

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Help Joplin Tornado Victims, Get Free NYCAviation Gear

Posted May 24, 2011 by NYCA Admin

The people of Joplin, Missouri and other tornado-devastated areas desperately need our help. We’ve set up a program that rewards your generosity. It’s not much, but every little nudge can only help.

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Airline News

Video: Chaos Inside St. Louis Airport During Tornado

Posted April 23, 2011 by NYCA Admin

A traveler at St Louis’s Lambert International Airport started filming when he saw a Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 blown away from its jetway Friday night, capturing some tense moments as the terminal was evacuated.

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St. Louis Airport Severely Damaged by Tornado

Posted April 23, 2011 by NYCA Admin

An apparent tornado wreaked havoc and destruction on St. Louis’ Lambert Airport Friday evening, tearing off portions of the terminal’s roof and leaving debris strewn about the tarmac.

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Tornado Hits Sun n’ Fun Airshow in Florida, Flipping Planes and Injuring Spectators

Posted March 31, 2011 by NYCA Admin

A tornado tore through Lakeland-Linder Regional Airport in central Florida, flipping over planes and injuring revelers attending the annual Sun n’ Fun Fly-in and Expo, according to published reports.

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