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US Open 2009 Bethpage SP Golf Course Aerial and Birds Eye View

Bethpage State Park is best known for its five world-class golf courses, including the world-renowned Black Course which was the site of the U.S. Open Championship in 2002 and will again host the U.S. Open in 2009. Visitors also flock to the park to use the park’s picnic facilities, playing fields, tennis courts, bridle paths, […]

16Jun2009 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Election 08 – Aerial and Bird’s Eye View of Mack Sports Complex Hofstra University

The┬áthird and final debate of the 2008 Presidential Election is taking place at the Mack Sports Complex on the campus of Hofstra University. On January 2, 2000 the Hofstra Basketball programs moved into the new 5,046-seat then-Hofstra Arena. Construction of the $15 million, 93,000 square-foot facility began in the fall of 1998 and was completed […]

15Oct2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Syracuse Orange – Aerial and Bird’s Eye View of the Carrier Dome

Throughout the first 25 years of the Carrier Dome, there have been many heart filled and breathtaking moments under the bubble.┬á The building located in the heart of SyracuseΓÇÖs campus has hosted millions of fans, thousands of student-athletes and hundreds of coaches and administrators. The memories created in the Dome will last a lifetime.┬á For […]

18Sep2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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US Open – USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center Aerial and Birds Eye View

Today starts the US Open Tennis tournament that will bring some of the biggest names in tennis to the New York area: The USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center is located in Flushing, in the New York City borough of Queens and has been the home of the US Open Grand Slam tennis tournament […]

25Aug2008 | | 1 comment | Continued
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Buffalo Bills – Ralph Wilson Stadium Aerial and Bird’s Eye View

The Ralph Wilson Stadium is open-air, with a capacity of 73,967. The field is made of AstroTurf GameDay Grass, which replaced the AstroTurf that was original to the stadium. The stadium originally had a capacity of 80,020, however the capacity was reduced in 1998 as a part of the Bills lease renewal with Erie County, […]

6Aug2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Coney Island New York Aerial and Bird’s Eye View

Coney Island is a New York City neighborhood that features an amusement area that includes 35 or more separate rides and attractions; it’s not a centrally managed amusement park like Disneyland or Six Flags. As a result, specific questions about rides, filming privileges, etc., should be directed to individual businesses. This website is maintained by […]

21Jun2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Niagara Falls – Horseshoe and American – Aerial and Birds Eye View

Niagara Falls is located on the Niagara River in northeastern North America, one of the continentΓÇÖs most famous spectacles. The falls lie on the border between Ontario, Can., and New York state, U.S. For many decades the falls were an attraction for honeymooners and for such stunts as walking over the falls on a tightrope […]

22May2008 | | 2 comments | Continued
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Liberty Island – Statue of Liberty Aerial and Bird’s Eye View

Colossal statue on Liberty Island in the Upper New York Bay, U.S., commemorating the friendship of the peoples of the United States and France. Standing 305 feet (93 metres) high including its pedestal, it represents a woman holding a torch in her raised right hand and a tablet bearing the adoption date of the Declaration […]

23Apr2008 | | 3 comments | Continued
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Triple Crown – The Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park Aerial View

The Belmont Stakes, the final and most demanding leg of the Triple Crown, is named after August Belmont who had been a leading banker and racing man of the 19th century. He was also the first President of the Jockey Club in 1867. In 1869, August Belmont took first and second money with his own […]

17Apr2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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New York Mets – Shea Stadium Aerial View

Shea Stadium opened on April 17, 1964 in Flushing Meadows, Queens as the New York Mets played the Pittsburgh Pirates before 48,736 fans. The $25.5 million stadium marked a new beginning for the young club that had played its first two years at the Polo Grounds. The stadium was originally to be called Flushing Meadow […]

14Apr2008 | | 1 comment | Continued
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New York Yankees – Yankee Stadium Aerial View

Yankee Stadium II 161 Street and River Avenue, Bronx Opened: April 15, 1976, an 11-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins Capacity: 57,545 Upon its opening, Yankee Stadium soon came to be known as “The House that Ruth Built”, a play on the nursery rhyme “The House that Jack Built”, and in reference to the Yankees’ […]

11Apr2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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The Jell-O Museum and Gallery in LeRoy New York Aerial View

The Jell-O Gallery has a large new exhibit that reflects Bill Cosby’s influence over thirty years. Also, listen to entertainers Kate Smith, Jack Benny, Lucile Ball as they promoted the Jell-O product over the radio air waves. See television personalities Andy Griffith and Gomer Pyle along with Bill Cosby as they pitch your favorite dessert, […]

11Apr2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Airplane On Approach to Laguardia Airport

This plane is floating on the water??┬á Nope – it’s flying.┬á Check out the shadow on the water to the North East (It should be in view from the link provided on the image) So we are just assuming that Laguardia is where this plane is headed to land.┬á It looks to be on approach […]

23Mar2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Watkins Glen International Aerial Photo

Another road coarse track here called Watkins Glen International.┬á Photos don’t let you get in that close, and the Bird’s Eye View photos aren’t much to speak of either – But the track – it’s a good one, that’s for sure!! The Glen reopened on July 7, 1984 (after going bankrupt in 1981), with Al […]

20Mar2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Survivors Staircase in New York World Trade Center

Below are 2 images of the Survivors Staircase from the World Trade Center attack on 9/11. After years of debate over whether and how to preserve the structure, though, the staircase will be moved this weekend for the first time. The stairs are moving about 200 feet west on the site, to be stored until […]

6Mar2008 | | 0 comments | Continued