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Do Commercial Pilots Really “Suck” at Manual Flying?

Posted November 21, 2013 by Eric Auxier

Do pilots really “suck” at manual flying, as a soon-to-be-released FAA report suggests? Airbus Captain and author Eric “Cap’n Aux” Auxier explores this disturbing possibility.

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Video: The Painting of JetBlue’s FDNY “Blue Bravest” Airbus

Posted October 30, 2013 by NYCAviation Staff

JetBlue has share a video showing the painting of their FDNY “Blue Bravest” Airbus A320.

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Airbus A320 wearing BOC Aviation livery. (Rendering by Airbus/Fixion)
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China’s BOC Aviation Buys 50 Airbus A320 and A320neo Aircraft

Posted January 15, 2013 by AFP

Plane leasing company BOC Aviation has ordered 50 medium-haul Airbus A320 family jets, including 25 more fuel-efficient neo aircraft.

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StarFlyer's first directly purchased Airbus A320 (JA08MC). (Photo by Airbus)
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StarFlyer’s First Factory Fresh Airbus A320 Is Black And Beautiful

Posted January 10, 2013 by NYCA Admin

In late December, Japan’s StarFlyer took delivery of its first directly purchased Airbus.

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Allegiant Air Airbus A319. (Image by Allegiant Air)
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Allegiant Kills Deal To Buy Cebu Pacific Airbuses

Posted December 28, 2012 by NYCA Admin

A deal in which Allegiant Air would have acquired 10 Airbus A319 jets from Cebu Pacific Air has been terminated, Allegiant announced Friday.

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Virgin America Pops DCA’s Perimeter Rule, Launching Flights from San Francisco

Posted August 16, 2012 by Mark Lawrence

Call it “Redwood 1”, “VRD 1” or “VX 1”, the number 1 in a flight number signifies a flagship flight, and this certainly is one of those. NYCAviation was very privileged to be on the inaugural flagship Virgin America flight 1 from San Francisco to Washington’s Reagan National Airport (DCA) on Tuesday. Click here to […]

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The wreckage of the Boeing 747-100 that operated TWA Flight 800 was reconstructed in a hangar. (Photo by NTSB)
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TWA Flight 800 and TAM Flight 3054 End in Tragedy: July 17th in Aviation History

Posted July 17, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

Tragic crashes of TWA Flight 800 and TAM Flight 3054, Douglas “Wrong Way” Corrigan takes off from Brooklyn, Apollo 11 launch, and more…

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Photos: Airbus Announces First US Factory in Mobile, Alabama

Posted July 8, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Waving thousands of American flags, Airbus announces construction a new A320 assembly line in Alabama.

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Some new Airbus A320neo jets could be built in Alabama. (Photo by Airbus)
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Airbus to Build A320 Factory in Alabama

Posted June 27, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Airbus would spend hundreds of millions of dollars to build their first manufacturing facility in the United States.

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TAM Airbus A320 with broken engine cowling
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Video: Passenger Captures Engine Cover Shattering During Takeoff

Posted May 23, 2012 by NYCA Admin

TAM Airlines Flight 3317 was departing for Sao Paulo when the cowling doors gave way on its left-hand CFM56 engine. At least one of the doors proceeded to fly into the side of the fuselage.

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