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Photo Credit: (NASA/Joel Kowsky)
Photo Credit: (NASA/Joel Kowsky)
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Pilot, Ed Sealing Captures The Antares Rocket Explosion From The Air

Last night, an unmanned NASA Antares rocket that was on a resupply mission to the ISS self-destructed spectacularly shortly after takeoff. You've seen all of the closeup vids, but pilot Ed Sealing captured a unique view

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Getty Images
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Pilot Catches A Robber At His House While Flying Over

One pilot was on his way home from vacationing and normally flies over his house on his way to the airport, but this time he saw something he didn't expect!

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Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images
Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images
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So, Could A Private Pilot Actually Land A Jet Airliner?

You've seen the movies where both pilots of a jet become incapacitated and it falls to a hapless passenger to land a huge airliner (i/e: Airport 1975, Airplane, Executive Decision), trying to save the day.

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Photo: Clark Lubbs
Photo: Clark Lubbs
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The Utica/Rome Aviation Community Remembers Doc Brewer

Hundreds and probably thousands of pilots from the CNY area have Doc Brewer to thank for passing them through their medical exams in order to keep flying, but sadly on Thursday night, Doc's own wings were folded.

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Dwight Cramer photo: Keith James
Dwight Cramer photo: Keith James
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Hot Air Balloon Pilot, Dwight Cramer Talks About That Back Yard Landing

Did you hear about that balloon that landed in someone's back yard on Oneida St? The owners weren't even home, but naturally a crowd drew anyway including myself and my family. I tracked down the pilot, Dwight Cramer of Airborne Adventures and got him in studio

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Keith James
Keith James
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‘Airborne Adventures’ Hot Air Balloon Lands Behind A House On Oneida St. [Video]

So, my family and I are enjoying some goodies at the Ice Cream Factory when we notice a hot air balloon way up in the humid sky and as we're watching, we realize it's getting closer and closer

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Photo: Nick Betrus
Photo: Nick Betrus
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See What Utica Looks Like Through The Eyes Of A Drone

Bet you haven't seen Utica like THIS before! Get a load of these shots of your hometown unlike any that even an airplane or helicopter could capture. They weren't taken by a pro photographer either, just a normal guy using some pretty nifty tech!

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Keith James
Keith James
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What Happens When The President Comes To Town – A Pilot’s Perspective

In the 6 years that Obama has been in office, I've never really paid attention to his travels until now, and not because he's visiting the nearby Cooperstown Baseball HOF, but rather because his visit changed my normal flying routine.

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Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images
Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images
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Can Seaplanes Take Off (And Land) Without Water?

Just like when you take your boat out of the water before winter to avoid ice damage, seaplanes need the same treatment too.

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Photo by Thomas Senf/Euro-Newsroom via Getty Images
Photo by Thomas Senf/Euro-Newsroom via Getty Images
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Exhilarating Wingsuit Flying For Adrenaline Junkies Everywhere

Man has been trying to take to the skies like birds since the dawn of time, and the best we can do now is to climb into flying machines or jump off of high objects (sometimes those same machines) to feel the rush.

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Dan Kitwood/Getty Images
Dan Kitwood/Getty Images
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Watch Pilot Rob Weber Survive A Direct Hit From A Bird At 170 MPH

There are more than just other airplanes that pilots have to look out for in the skies, yes we share the airspace with other far more unpredictable and wreckless potential foes. The birds.

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Largest Fly-In And Air Show In US Showcases Wonder Of Flight
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Real-Life Rocketeer Flys Jet Pack Around Mount Fuji [VIDEO]

While jetpacks have been a staple of Sci-fi since Science Fiction was first created one man has made it his life's goal to make flying like a superhero a reality.

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