Archive for October, 2009


Video: Plane Nearly Crashes Into Mountain

Beechcraft Bonanza + unexpected IFR conditions + crummy handheld GPS + high terrain = Better stop at Walmart for new undies on the way home.
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Iceland Express to Start KEF-EWR on June 1, 2010

Beginning June 1, 2010, Iceland Express will fly from Keflavik, Iceland (KEF) to Newark New Jersey (EWR) four times a week using a leased 757-200 from Astraeus.
by Phil Derner Jr.


AirTran’s Second NFL Logojet: Baltimore Ravens

Our good friends at Airliners Gallery have come across AirTran's next special scheme, one of their Boeing 717-200s for the Baltimore Ravens. This is number two in a series of what will be three NFL logojets.
by Phil Derner Jr.



Video: Sudanese 707 Crash Captured by Airport Surveillance Camera

An airport surveillance camera captured the final moments of the Azza Air Transport Boeing 707 freighter that crashed just after lifting off from Sharjah Airport this past Wednesday.
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Delta to Add 747-400 to Two JFK Routes, Begin Flights to Copenhagen

Delta will upgrade to the 747-400 on flights from JFK to Narita and Tel Aviv on June 1 and June 3, 2010, respectively. They will also begin flights to Copenhagen on May 28, 2010.
by Phil Derner Jr.