September 2011 Archives - NYCAviation

 
Archive for September, 2016
 

air-nelson-q300-100
1
comments
Airline News

Airline Ordered to Rehire Pilot Fired for Sex With Flight Attendant

Posted September 30, 2011 by NYCA Admin

A Court of Appeal in New Zealand has ruled in favor of an Air Nelson pilot who had sex with a flight attendant during an unscheduled stopover in 2008.

Full Story »

somon-air-737900er-p4taj-100
0
comments
Airline News

Boeing Delivers First 737-900ER to Somon Air of Tajikistan

Posted September 30, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Somon Air this week became the first Central Asian airline to own and operate a Boeing 737 fitted with the Boeing Sky Interior.

Full Story »

At the rollout ceremony in Everett, Wash., flight attendants representing each of the 26 airlines with early-orders for the 747. (Image: Boeing)
comments
On This Day in Aviation History

September 30th in Aviation History

Posted September 30, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

Happy Birthday 747! Perhaps the most famous airliner in history rolled out on this date in 1968.

Full Story »

rotorfest2011_thumb
0
comments
Aviation News

Rotorfest 2011: Rotorheads’ Delight

Posted September 29, 2011 by Manny Gonzalez

There simply aren’t enough helicopter airshows around the country, but the annual Rotorfest rarely disappoints, as Manny Gonzalez shows us his gallery of mechanized joy.

Full Story »

ferdaus-bomber-drummer-100
1
comments
Aviation News

Boston Bomber Planned Remote Control Plane-Bomb Attacks on Pentagon and U.S. Capitol

Posted September 28, 2011 by NYCA Admin

A Massachusetts man was arrested and charged Wednesday with plotting to launch airborne bomb attacks on the Pentagon and U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C.

Full Story »

787-rolls-royce-engine-100
0
comments
Aviation News

Top 4 Fun Boeing 787 Technical Facts

Posted September 28, 2011 by David Lilienthal

Boeing on Sunday hosted a panel discussing the advanced technology built into the 787 which produced a number of rather interesting trivia tidbits.

Full Story »

787dep092811_feature
0
comments
Airline News

Photos: First Boeing 787 Delivery Takes Off Into History

Posted September 28, 2011 by David Lilienthal

Boeing wrapped up three days of events celebrating the first delivery of their new 787 Dreamliner Tuesday morning when Airplane 8, officially delivered to launch customer All Nippon Airways the day before, departed Paine Field for Tokyo Haneda.

Full Story »

KhatmanduCrash2_thumb
comments
On This Day in Aviation History

On This Day in Aviation History: September 28th

Posted September 28, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

Pakistan Flight 268 crashes into a mountain in Kathmandu, Lufthansa flies its millionth customer, and more…

Full Story »

ea-18g-growler-100
0
comments
Manufacturer News

Video: US Navy Boeing EA-18G Growlers Complete First Deployment

Posted September 27, 2011 by NYCA Admin

After successfully supporting three separate overseas military operations, the US Navy’s first deployment of the latest and greatest electronic warfare aircraft has returned to base in Washington.

Full Story »

ana-787-delivery-workers-100
1
comments
Airline News

Photos: Delivery Ceremony for First ANA Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Posted September 27, 2011 by Brandon Farris

In a long-awaited event held Monday morning, All Nippon Airways (ANA) was handed the ceremonial keys to its new Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner, the first to be delivered.

Full Story »