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Asiana Cargo Jet Crashes Off South Korea Coast

Posted July 27, 2011 by NYCA Admin

A Boeing 747-400F operated by Asiana Airlines crashed into the sea off the southern coast of South Korea early Thursday morning local time.

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JetBlue Will Launch Flights from White Plains to Nassau, Bahamas

Posted July 26, 2011 by NYCA Admin

JetBlue will launch daily service between White Plains, NY and Nassau, Bahamas using Embraer E190s on November 15th.

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Feds Approve Controversial Slot Swap Between Delta and US Airways

Posted July 21, 2011 by NYCA Admin

The US Department of Transportation on Thursday announced a tentative approval of a deal proposed by Delta Air Lines and US Airways to exchange landing and takeoff rights at airports in New York and Washington, DC — a deal originally blocked by regulators citing anti-competition concerns.

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American Airlines Orders 460 New Boeing and Airbus Jets

Posted July 20, 2011 by NYCA Admin

American Airlines will purchase 260 new Airbus A320-family jets and 200 new Boeing 737s airliners, the company announced Wednesday morning.

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Free NY Mets Tickets at North American Airlines Blood Drive!

Posted July 20, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

North American Airlines is teaming up with New York Hospital Queens in their second blood drive, giving away a pair of NY Mets tickets to every donor. Find out how you can help save lives!

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American Could Announce Order for 400 Boeing and Airbus Planes Wednesday: Report

Posted July 19, 2011 by NYCA Admin

American Airlines may announce Wednesday the largest aircraft order in history consisting of as many as 400 narrow-body planes worth $37 billion to be split between Boeing and Airbus.

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Virgin America Applies for Puerto Vallarta Service

Posted July 19, 2011 by Brandon Farris

Virgin America has applied for rights from the Mexican Government and United States Department of Transportation to fly to Puerto Vallarta from San Francisco starting this winter.

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Video: Virtual Walkthrough of Delta’s New JFK Terminal 4 Expansion

Posted July 19, 2011 by NYCA Admin

As the skeleton of the new building rises above the ground, Delta Air Lines has released a new animation showing off plans for their new expansion into Terminal 4 at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport.

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Aeroflot Considers Buying More Russian-made Jets

Posted July 19, 2011 by BNO News

Russia’s largest airline Aeroflot is considering to buy as many as 30 new aircraft to be made by regional aircraft manufacturers, the company’s CEO said during a meeting on Monday.

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Delta Drops 24 Rural Destinations, Asks Feds for Bigger Subsidies

Posted July 15, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Delta Air Lines announced Friday that it would discontinue 24 routes, most of them serving rural cities for which the airline receives federal subsidies.

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Delta 767 Leaves Winglet Embedded in CRJ at Boston Logan

Posted July 14, 2011 by NYCA Admin

The wingtip of a Delta Air Lines Boeing 767-300ER clipped the tail of a Delta Connection/Atlantic Southeast Bombardier CRJ-900 at Boston Logan International Airport on Thursday night.

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VIDEO: Angara Airlines Plane Seen Crashing Into River with Engine Fire

Posted July 14, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Video has been revealed capturing Monday’s crash of an Angara Airlines Antonov An-24 into Siberia’s. Seven of the 37 people on board were killed.

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Death Toll in Congo Plane Crash Lowered to 75

Posted July 13, 2011 by BNO News

Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo have lowered the death toll from last week’s Hewa Bora Airways plane crash from 127 to 75, state-run media reported on Tuesday. There was no explanation for the dramatically different numbers.

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JetBlue Offering $4 ‘Carmageddon’ Flights Between Long Beach and Burbank

Posted July 13, 2011 by NYCA Admin

JetBlue announced that it would operate two roundtrip “planepools” between Long Beach International Airport and Bob Hope Airport in Burbank on the first day the busy highway is shut down, Saturday, July 16.

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No Survivors as Regional Aircraft Crashes in Northeastern Brazil

Posted July 13, 2011 by BNO News

A regional jet flying for Brazilian airline Noar Linhas Aereas crashed in northeastern Brazil on Wednesday morning, the government said, killing all 16 people on board.

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At Least 5 Killed as Plane Ditches on River in Siberia

Posted July 11, 2011 by BNO News

At least five people were killed and 20 others were injured when an Angara Airlines passenger plane crashed into a river in Siberia Monday morning, the regional airline confirmed. It is feared the death toll could rise.

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At Least 127 People Killed in Congo Plane Crash

Posted July 10, 2011 by BNO News

At least 127 people were killed Friday when an airliner missed the runway and crashed in bad weather while attempting to land at an airport in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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JetBlue’s 70th Destination: Liberia, Costa Rica

Posted July 6, 2011 by NYCA Admin

JetBlue on Wednesday announced that it would begin four-times-weekly service to Liberia, Costa Rica from their hub at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport.

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Aer Lingus Announces 10 New Winter Routes

Posted July 6, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Aer Lingus today announced 10 new routes connecting Ireland to European vacation destinations for the winter season, including Cork to Las Palmas, Barcelona and Rome.

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Singapore Airlines to Pay U.S. Government $48 Million Fine for Cargo Price Fixing

Posted July 1, 2011 by BNO News

Singapore Airlines Cargo on Thursday pleaded guilty and agreed to pay a $48 million criminal fine for its role in a conspiracy to fix prices in the air transportation industry, the U.S. Justice Department said.

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