1. An American 737 passes in front of the Empire State Building on short final at LGA. 

  2. Planeview Park.

  3. Planeview Park.

  4. Helicopters at the Downtown Manhattan Heliport, NYC.

  5. The Blue Angels did three flybys past 1 World Trade Center earlier today. There aren’t many things that would get me to willingly go to Jersey, but this was one of them.

  6. whitehouse:

    President Obama just took off from the South Lawn of the White House.

    He’s headed to Mexico and Costa Rica to reinforce the deep cultural, familial, and economic ties that so many Americans share with Mexico and Central America.

    Marine One ludicrous speed, GO!


  7. "This episode shows whose problems Washington takes seriously. The FAA debacle is bad for the whole economy, but it particularly hurts people who fly a lot, who tend to be affluent. Members of Congress themselves also happen to fly a lot. As a result, we’ve gone from problem onset to legislative solution in about five days."
    — "Airport Fight Shows Who Washington Works For," Josh Barro for Bloomberg 
  8. Airport tower advises pilots of shutdown due to “inability of our elected officials to do their job”

  9. Northrop Grumman X-47B UAV Placed Onboard the USS Harry S. Truman, via @NYCAviation.

  10. One day, I will own a Piper Cub. One day.