Boeing announced today that deliveries of its new 787 Dreamliner would be pushed back to the third quarter of 2011 to allow for the testing of new software and electrical equipment in the wake of a fire on-board a November test flight.
Virgin America announced early Monday that it will become the launch customer for the new Airbus A320neo in 2016, also marking Airbus’s 10,000th order.
A number of photographers caught Air Jamaica’s first Boeing 737-800 in Fort Lauderdale on Thursday, wearing a colorful new livery ahead of an official unveiling scheduled for Friday.
A Guyana national in the United States was sentenced to 15 years in prison on Thursday for his participation in a terror plot against John F. Kennedy International Airport airport.
Russia on Wednesday announced that a pilot error was the main cause of the fatal plane crash that killed Polish President Lech Kaczynski and 95 other officials last year.
Indonesia’s low-cost Mandala Airlines has announced that it will cease operations Thursday to initiate “business restructuring.”
Air China on Wednesday announced a second daily nonstop flight from Los Angeles to Beijing which will increase travel options between the US and China.
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton tripped and fell Tuesday while boarding a US Air Force C-32 aircraft on her way back from an official visit to Yemen.
China’s Civil Aviation Administration has announced that construction of a second Beijing airport will likely begin later this year in an effort to alleviate congestion at the existing airport, currently the world’s second busiest.
Airbus says IndiGo Airlines has committed to buying 180 Airbus A320 aircraft, 150 of which would be the updated A320neo version, according to published reports.
Apple shares were down over $1.70 in Tuesday afternoon trading after markets learned that a $50 iTunes gift card being offered by NYCAviation for photos of Steve Jobs’ Gulfstream landing in New York would not be purchased.
Saudi Arabian Airlineson Monday signed an agreement to join SkyTeam in 2012. The airline will be SkyTeam’s first member from the Middle East, adding 35 new destinations to the alliance network.
A Medford, Massachusetts man was convicted on Monday of pointing a laser at a police aircraft, prosecutors said, the second such conviction in the US.
Four people were injured on Monday evening when an AirAsia Airbus A320 skidded off the runway at Kuching International Airport in Malaysia.
American Airlines and Japan Airlines will begin their previously announced trans-Pacific revenue sharing venture on April 1st, the companies announced in Tokyo Tuesday morning.
We are offering a reward for first photo of Steve Jobs landing at or parked at an airport in or near NYC, shot today or tomorrow morning.
Aloha from Bellingham, Wash., where NYCAviation was on hand Friday to capture the Hawaiian-themed launch party for Alaska Airlines’ newest route, connecting Bellingham International Airport with Honolulu International Airport.
An Iran Air Boeing 727 carrying more than 100 people crashed in northwestern Iran on Sunday evening, state-run media reported, killing at least 70 people.
An airport spokesman on Friday confirmed that the government is considering building a new airport in the area surrounding the Indonesian capital city, the Jakarta Globe reported.