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Air Crash

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Port Authority Police Officers Prepare To Save Lives In The Event Of Air Catastrophe Over Water

Mechanical failure, human errors, and acts of terror pose a constant threat to commercial airliners, and with three international airports in the New York area, the possibility of a devastating crash is constantly looming.

09/24/2012

The wreckage of Continental Connection Flight 3407 is seen in Clarence, NY - Feb 16, 2009 - Photo: David Duprey-Pool/Getty Images

NTSB Wants Records On Flight 3407 Pilot

Fifty people, including the pilots, were killed in the crash near Buffalo, N.Y.

11/10/2011