Posts Tagged ‘Airbus A320’
 

 
TAM Airbus A320 with broken engine cowling

Video: Passenger Captures Engine Cover Shattering During Takeoff

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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PHOTOS: United Airlines Reveals Retro “Friend Ship” Livery

In celebration of their 85th birthday, United Airlines unveiled an Airbus A320 painted in their classic "Friend Ship" livery at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport.
by David Parker Brown
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Some new Airbus A320neo jets could be built in Alabama. (Photo by Airbus)

Airbus to Build A320 Factory in Alabama

Airbus would spend hundreds of millions of dollars to build their first manufacturing facility in the United States.
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Join Us for #Avgeek Movie Night! This Week: Sully

Join us on Twitter for #Avgeek Movie Night every Friday! Each week, we'll select an aviation themed movie to watch. This week's movie is Sully.
by Ben Granucci
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A JetBlue Airbus A320 like this one was diverted to Amarillo after the Captain suffered a panic attack. (Photo by Kaz T)

JetBlue Pilot Meltdown Ended by Choke Hold from Former Prison Guard: With Video and Audio

A JetBlue flight made an emergency landing on Tuesday when the captain suffered some kind of mental breakdown. No one was injured, thanks in part to the actions of David Gonzalez, who held the pilot in a choke hold until the pl...
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