Archive for December, 2010

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Game Changer: Inside Air New Zealand’s New Boeing 777-300ER

Air New Zealand kicks it up a notch with the spectacular cabin on-board their new Boeing 777-300ER. Photos and video from the delivery flight.
by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren


VIDEO: Indian Satellite Rocket Explodes After Launch

An Indian rocket meant to deliver a communications satellite to orbit exploded 47 seconds after lifting off from Sriharikota Space Center in the nation's Andhra Pradesh state.
by admin


Airlines Brace for Major Christmas Snowstorm in Eastern Half of US

A number of major airlines have begun encouraging customers to reschedule their travel plans for the holiday weekend as two major storm systems begin to wreak havoc in the midwest and southeast before a possible assault on the ...
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On This Day in Aviation History: December 24th

New York's Idlewild Airport is renamed to honor the recently assassinated President John F. Kennedy, Indian Airlines Flight 814 and Air France Flight 8969 are hijacked, LANSA Flight 508 crashes with a girl surviving the 2-mile ...
by Phil Derner Jr.


Boeing 787 Flight Testing Resumes Following Electrical Fire and Month-Long Hiatus

Boeing on Thursday announced it will resume flight test activities on the 787 Dreamliner immediately after the aircraft had been grounded for more than a month due to an incident.
by BNO News