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Study: Planes Over NYC Flying Too Close  
User currently offlineJumboJet From United States of America, joined Dec 2003, 1159 posts, RR: 0
Posted (9 years 4 months 5 days 23 hours ago) and read 2220 times:

As reported by 1010wins.com, a popular news radio station in NY, there seems to be a problem with planes flying to close to one another in NYC. Check out the staffing #'s for NY TRACON, what the staffing level is supposed to be, and the actual number of controllers they presently have, should this be a concern to the flying public? Here is the link.

http://1010wins.com/topstories/local_story_081114103.html

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User currently offline767-332ER From United States of America, joined Mar 2001, 2030 posts, RR: 10
Reply 1, posted (9 years 4 months 5 days 23 hours ago) and read 2211 times:

Until the FAA gets their act together in terms of hiring more controllers, then this problem will become all-too common for NYC as well as other major centers.


Twinjets...if one fails, work the other one twice as hard!!!
User currently offlineTimz From United States of America, joined Sep 1999, 6783 posts, RR: 7
Reply 2, posted (9 years 4 months 5 days 17 hours ago) and read 2056 times:

It talks about planes closer than three miles-- they're talking about planes approaching the same runway being less than three miles in trail?

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