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Airways Brewing Company Proudly Reveals #AvGeek Beer

Posted February 18, 2015 by David Parker Brown

Our friends over at Airline Reporter found a brewery that combines a love of aviation with a love of craft beer.

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Why Can’t Airlines Just Add Extra Room?

Posted October 2, 2014 by David Parker Brown

I recently saw a comment that referenced a seat being too small. “If planes were just one foot wider, seats could be as wide as first class. Would that kill Boeing or Airbus?”

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Frank Ragusa, general manager of Ocean Beauty Seafoods, holds up the prized salmon to the crowd. (Photo by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren/NYCAviation)
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Chefs Battle for Salmon Supremacy in Alaska Airlines Copper River Cook-Out

Posted May 20, 2012 by David Parker Brown

It has become a yearly tradition to wake up before it gets light and head on down to Alaska Air Cargo at SeaTac Airport to welcome the season’s first Alaskan Copper River Salmon.

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Looking through the heads-up display on the Boeing 787 simulator. (Photo by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren)
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Flying Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner Training Simulator

Posted March 30, 2012 by David Parker Brown

How do you train to fly the most advanced airliner ever built? In the most advanced flight simulator ever built, of course.

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Condor Airlines Starts Flights from Seattle to Frankfurt

Posted June 24, 2011 by David Parker Brown

Condor Airlines flew their first Seattle-Frankfurt flight yesterday using a Boeing 767-300ER, greeted by a water cannon salute and a celebration at the South Terminal.

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Alaska Airlines Celebrates Arrival of Copper River Salmon With SeaTac Cookoff

Posted May 17, 2011 by David Parker Brown

Alaska Airlines invited several Seattle chefs to SeaTac on Tuesday to cook up the first batch of Copper River Salmon.

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Photos: ANA Shows Off Tsunami Recovery Paint Scheme Aircraft in New York

Posted May 2, 2011 by David Parker Brown

ANA has added “Forward together as one, Japan” titles to several aircraft in their fleet in support of the nation’s tsunami recovery efforts. One of them visited JFK in New York on Monday.

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PHOTOS: United Airlines Reveals Retro “Friend Ship” Livery

Posted April 6, 2011 by David Parker Brown

In celebration of their 85th birthday, United Airlines unveiled an Airbus A320 painted in their classic “Friend Ship” livery at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport.

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