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Wreckage of Lynyrd Skynyrd's crashed Convair 240.
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Lynyrd Skynyrd Tour Plane Crashes in Mississippi: October 20 in Aviation History

Posted October 20, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

Three members of Lynyrd Skynyrd are killed in a plane crash, a huge air race from England to Australia takes off, and more…

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An Eastern Air Lines Douglas DC-9 similar to that which was hijacked on this day in 1970
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March 17th in Aviation History: Hijacker Kills Eastern Air Lines Pilot in Boston Hijacking Attempt

Posted March 17, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

A hijacking attempt over Boston ends safely for passengers but not the first officer, Air Inter launches service in France, Linda Finch recreates Amelia Earhart’s flight around the world, a JAL 747 makes the first nonstop Tokyo-New York flight, and more…

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A Sikorsky H5, similar to the R5 that set an altitude record in 1946.
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On This Day in Aviation History: January 10th

Posted January 10, 2012 by Phil Derner Jr.

TWA files for bankruptcy for the first time, a Gulfstream III speeds around the world, a Sikorsky reaches 21,000ft, a B-52 sets a distance record and more…

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Russian Investigators Say Plane Crash Was Caused by Drunk Navigator

Posted September 19, 2011 by BNO News

Investigations have revealed that the navigator of the Russian aircraft which crashed last June, killing 47 people in the northwestern region of the country, was drunk.

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Plane Crash in Northwest Russia Kills 44

Posted June 21, 2011 by BNO News

A RusLine Tupolev Tu-134 crashed on a road and burned while attempting to land in northwestern Russia Monday night, killing all but eight passengers on board.

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Plane Crash in Russia Kills ‘Many’

Posted June 20, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Many people were killed when a RusAero Tupolev Tu-134 passenger plane crashed Monday in northwestern Russia.

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On This Day in Aviation History: September 9th

Posted September 9, 2009 by Phil Derner Jr.

In 1970, a BOAC VC-10 is hijacked and flown to Jordan, joining 4 other hijacked aircraft; Orville Wright makes a 1-hour flight in 1908; Two Tupolev aircraft collide in 1994 and an Allegheny DC-9 collides with a Piper over Fairland Indiana in 1969.

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