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Emirates to Launch First Airbus A380 Service to New York

Posted June 21, 2008 by NYCA Admin

New York’s inaugural Airbus A380 service is coming sooner than expected, with Emirates moving up the initial flights from October to August.

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Air France A380 Breaks Down in New York, Stranding 530 Passengers

Posted December 15, 2009 by NYCA Admin

A local hotel was unable to accommodate all of the Air France superjumbo’s passengers when it broke down Monday evening.

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Air France to Launch A380 on Paris-New York Route in November

Posted July 9, 2009 by NYCA Admin

Settling months of speculation, Air France has announced that it will use its first A380s on the Paris-New York run beginning in November.

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Airbus A380 Makes First Visit to New York: The Plane That Launched a Million Clicks

Posted March 26, 2007 by NYCA Admin

Airbus introduced the world’s largest passenger jet to the United States by simultaneously landing two copies of their new A380 Super Jumbo at both JFK Airport and Los Angeles International Airport.

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The Logbook: A380 Wake Turbulence Beats Up Saab 340

Posted December 9, 2009 by Phil Derner Jr.

The wake turbulence of a Qantas A380 severely roughed up a Saab 340 landing on a parallel runway. Also, the 747-8 passes engine runs and 787 is in the final gauntlet, United pokes at Embraer to see if they have some planes for them, and they are also desperate for friends in a trans-Pacific deal and more!

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On This Day in Aviation History

January 18th in Aviation History: A380 Unveiled, United Flt 266 Crashes Into Pacific Ocean

Posted January 18, 2014 by NYCAviation Staff

The Airbus A380 is unveiled, the F-4 Phantom is yanked from front-line service, Bell makes its 25,000th Helo, United Flight 266 crashes, as well as Capital Airlines Flight 20.

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Air France A380 Completes First Flight to America

Posted November 20, 2009 by NYCA Admin

Air France today became the first European airline to operate the double-decker Airbus A380 in commercial service, completing its inaugural flight from Charles De Gaulle Airport in Paris to John F. Kennedy Airport in New York.

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Air France A380 First Trip Report: JFK-CDG 11/21/09

Posted December 12, 2009 by Michael Sikoutris

A full trip report from Air France Flight 380, the first flight ever aboard the carrier’s new Airbus A380 from New York to Paris.

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Air France Airbus A380 Clips Smaller Delta Jet at Kennedy Airport in New York

Posted April 11, 2011 by NYCA Admin

An Air France Airbus A380 superjumbo jet has clipped the tail of a smaller Delta Air Lines plane while taxiing at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York.

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Air Traffic Control Audio: Air France Airbus A380 Hits Delta CRJ-700 at JFK

Posted April 12, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Conversation between Air France Flight 7, Comair/Delta Connection Flight 6293 and the JFK Airport control tower, before and immediately after the left wing of the Airbus A380 superjumbo clipped the relatively tiny Bombardier CRJ-700.

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