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Douglas DC-8 Becomes First Supersonic Airliner: August 21 in Aviation History

Posted August 21, 2014 by NYCAviation Staff

A DC-8 dives into the record books, the first use of electric beacons for nighttime flights, a Royal Air Maroc ATR-42 crashes, and more…

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An Aeroflot Airbus A330-300, VQ-BQZ. (Photo by Kaz T)
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Aeroflot Fined for Violating DOT Advertising Rules

Posted September 5, 2012 by BNO News

The US Department of Transportation fined Aeroflot on Tuesday for violating new rules requiring carriers to advertise full fares.

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An Aeroflot Sukhoi Superjet 100 (RA-89004, named K.H. Tskhovrebov) taxis at Moscow - Sheremetyevo Airport. (Photo by Nikiforov Konstantin, via wikimedia)
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Sukhoi Delivers 10th Superjet 100 to Aeroflot

Posted August 1, 2012 by BNO News

The 10th production Sukhoi Superjet 100 has been delivered to Aeroflot.

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One of the 16 US Army Air Forces B-25 Mitchell bombers that took off from the USS Hornet for the Doolittle Raid. (Photo by US Navy)
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Doolittle Raid Scores First US Revenge on Japan, Boeing Changes its Name: April 18th in Aviation History

Posted April 18, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

Jimmy Doolittle leads an unprecedented raid against the Japanese, William Boeing changes the name of his company, Roland Garros is shot down over Germany, and more…

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An Eastern Air Lines Douglas DC-9 similar to that which was hijacked on this day in 1970
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March 17th in Aviation History: Hijacker Kills Eastern Air Lines Pilot in Boston Hijacking Attempt

Posted March 17, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

A hijacking attempt over Boston ends safely for passengers but not the first officer, Air Inter launches service in France, Linda Finch recreates Amelia Earhart’s flight around the world, a JAL 747 makes the first nonstop Tokyo-New York flight, and more…

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February 25th in Aviation History: First Flight of the DC-9, Turkish 737 Crashes in Amsterdam

Posted February 25, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

First flight of the Douglas DC-9, a Turkish Airlines 737 crashes in Amsterdam, all flights in North America become smoke-free, TWA begins domestic 747 service, Chuck Yeager flies his last USAF sortie, and more…

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On this Day in Aviation History: February 5th

Posted February 5, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

The world’s first airline launches passenger service, US starts inspecting baggage, a B-47 loses a nuke, TWA starts transatlantic flights, two transcontinental flying speed records are set and more…

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On This Day in Aviation History: November 21st

Posted November 21, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

A British Airways 747 nearly crashes into a hotel, Aeroflot gets banned from the U.S., the first untethered balloon flight, and more…

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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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Aeroflot Boeing 777-300ER and 777-200ER
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Aeroflot Orders Eight New Boeing 777s

Posted March 9, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Aeroflot has ordered six new Boeing 777-300ER and two new 777-200ER jets, the companies announced today.

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