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There is a Virgin Atlantic aircraft somewhere in this photo. (Photo by Simon Allardice via Flickr, CC-BY)
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Airline News

Europe Airports Crippled By Snow For Second Straight Day

Posted January 21, 2013 by AFP

Hundreds of flights were cancelled across much of Europe on Monday as heavy snow and freezing weather gripped the continent.

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A January 20 snapshot of London Heathrow departure cancellations.
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Government News

Heathrow Slammed By London Papers Over Snow Chaos

Posted January 20, 2013 by AFP

The Sunday newspapers laid into London Heathrow Airport for falling victim to snow over the weekend.

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Virgin America jet sits on a rainy tarmac at SFO.
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Airline News

DOT Fines Copa And Virgin America For Tarmac Delays

Posted January 3, 2013 by NYCA Admin

The US DOT starts the year with nearly an extra $100,000 in the bank thanks to fines issued against Copa and Virgin America.

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A jarring screenshot of US air traffic on Monday morning, with virtually none in the northeast. (Map/data by Planefinder.net)
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Aviation News

Hurricane Sandy Live Air Travel Updates

Posted November 1, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

Around the clock info about airlines and airports as Hurricane Sandy moves into the Northeast US.

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LaGuardia Airport was severely flooded by a Nor'easter on November 25, 1950. (Photo by Queens Borough Public Library)
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Will Hurricane Sandy Delay My Flight?

Posted October 27, 2012 by NYCA Admin

“Will Hurricane Sandy delay my flight?” We’ve already been inundated with travelers asking this question so here’s the short answer…

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American 757 braving dusty snow in Boston. (Photo by Ron Stella)
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Editorials

A Wicked Winter’s Eve in the Skies: Pilots DO Feel Bad When Weather Delays Your Flight

Posted January 13, 2012 by Justin Schlechter

Out of sight and out of mind is such an easy mindset to fall into, but down a winding jetway, a flight crew sits in the front of a widebody airliner and truly feels badly for the delays that mother nature is throwing at their customers this cold wintry night.

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Bad Weather Strands Over 2,500 Travelers at Tiny Airport Near Mount Everest

Posted November 6, 2011 by BNO News

Efforts have begun to airlift more than 2,500 people, most of them tourists, from Tenzing-Hillary Airport in Lukla, Nepal where they have been stranded for days with all commercial flights grounded due to bad weather. Lukla is considered by many to be the most dangerous airport in the world.

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Wednesday Wakeup: Does Obama Want to Own the Airlines?

Posted July 8, 2009 by NYCA Admin

Does Obama want to own the airlines? A new ground management system at JFK. Thunderstorms wreak havoc on New York-area airports. Boeing issues an ultimatum.

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