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Teen Who Urinated on JetBlue Passenger Kicked Off US Ski Team

Posted August 12, 2011 by BNO News

Robert “Sandy” Vietz was dismissed from a U.S. Ski Team on Friday after news reports emerged he urinated on a young girl during a JetBlue flight from Oregon to New York.

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Drunk Passenger Uses 11-Year-Old Girl as Urinal While Another Man Pukes on Grossest JetBlue Flight Ever

Posted August 11, 2011 by NYCA Admin

About 150 JetBlue passengers experienced perhaps the most disgusting flight ever when a drunk 18-year-old urinated on a young girl and then another man vomited on himself.

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Russia’s Second Plane Crash in Two Days Kills 11

Posted August 10, 2011 by BNO News

At least 11 people died when an Avis Amur Antonov An-12 cargo plane crashed in Russia’s Far East on Tuesday, officials said.

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FAA Fines American Eagle $155K for Flights with Bad Weight Data and Improper Engine Maintenance

Posted August 10, 2011 by NYCA Admin

The Federal Aviation Administration announced it would fine American Eagle Airlines for operating flights with inaccurate weight and balance data and for flying a plane for a week with an improperly repaired engine.

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New Korean Air Airbus A380 Makes First Flight to America

Posted August 9, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Korean Air’s first transpacific Airbus A380 flight arrived in New York today, also marking the first scheduled use by any carrier of the superjumbo between east Asia and the east coast of North America.

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Plane Crash in Russia’s Far East Injures 15

Posted August 8, 2011 by BNO News

An IrAero passenger plane crashed near an airport in Russia’s Far East on Monday morning, officials said, injuring 15 people but causing no fatalities.

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Three Arrested with Explosives in Luggage at Indonesian Airport

Posted August 8, 2011 by BNO News

Three South Korean nationals were arrested in Indonesia’s Soekarno-Hatta International airport on Monday for carrying explosive materials, officials said.

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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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