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Photos: First Look at ANA’s First Boeing 787, Inside and Out

Posted August 7, 2011 by NYCA Admin

After Boeing and All Nippon Airways revealed the first 787 Dreamliner to be delivered, we got some close up looks at the new state-of-the-art aircraft, from the unique paint scheme outside to the economy class seats in the main cabin.

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Video: Cops Remove Disruptive Woman from Spirit Airlines Plane

Posted August 7, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Video of a July 6th incident in which an allegedly incoherent woman was forcibly removed from a Spirit Airlines flight after refusing to deplane herself.

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Boeing and ANA Unveil First 787 Dreamliner for Delivery

Posted August 6, 2011 by Nate Strong

Boeing today, in conjunction with 787 launch customer All Nippon Airways, rolled out the first 787-8 commercial airliner to be used in revenue passenger service.

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Delta to Refund Federal Taxes on Flights During FAA Shutdown

Posted August 1, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Delta Air Lines on Monday announced that it would refund federal taxes to customers on flights booked before the FAA shutdown.

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Pilot of Crashed Asiana Airlines Jumbo Jet Bought Seven Life Insurance Policies a Month Earlier

Posted August 1, 2011 by BNO News

One of the two pilots aboard an Asiana Airlines cargo plane which crashed in the sea off a South Korean island last week had taken out seven life insurance policies just a month before the accident, according to a news report on Monday.

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NTSB Joins Caribbean Airlines Crash Investigation

Posted August 1, 2011 by NYCA Admin

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) announced Sunday that it had mobilized crash investigators to assist the government of Guyana following the crash of a Caribbean Airlines 737.

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Photos: Inside a Boeing 787 Dreamliner Test Plane at EAA Airventure

Posted July 29, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Thousands of EAA Airventure spectators lined up along the flightline early on Friday as the Boeing 787 Dreamliner touched down at Oshkosh for the first time and opened the doors for public tours, another first for the aircraft.

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Photos: On-Board JetBlue’s Oshkosh 2011 Express

Posted July 28, 2011 by NYCA Admin

For the third straight year, JetBlue took part in the annual EAA Airventure in Oshkosh, and I got to ride along with them.

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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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