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The Post-Deregulation Skies: The Plucky Upstarts

Posted May 2, 2014 by Gabe Andino

The recent trend of airline consolidation has taken away the large variety of airlines we’ve grown accustomed to seeing over the years. We take a look back at some of the more notable start-up airlines and how they’ve shaped today’s airline industry.

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Austrian Airlines restarted international flights with this Airbus A310, OE-LAA New York, from Vienna to JFK in 1989. (Photo by Joe Pries)
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On This Day in Aviation History

March 26th in Aviation History: Austrian Airlines Resumes International Flights After Two Decade Hiatus

Posted March 26, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

Happy Birthday to the late Swissair! Austrian Airlines resumes international service, an Arrow Air DC-10 drops some engine parts, Comair pilots launch an 89-day strike, and more…






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Aviation News

AirTran to Increase Checked Bag Fee by $5

Posted August 18, 2010 by BNO News

AirTran Airways announced on Wednesday that they will increase their first checked bag fee by $5 starting September 1st.






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AirTran’s Yummiest Plane Ever Honors Little Debbie Snacks

Posted February 12, 2010 by NYCA Admin

Adorned with cupcakes and a supersized image of Little Debbie herself, Little Debbie 1 is AirTran’s newest theme jet, painted to honor the 50th anniversary of Little Debbie Snacks.






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File photo of AirTran 717 N938AT about to touch down at LaGuardia. Photo by Phil Derner
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AirTran Flight Aborts Takeoff at LGA

Posted November 25, 2009 by NYCA Admin

An AirTran flight aborted takeoff at LaGuardia Airport this evening after the crew received an indication of an engine fire.






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The Logbook

Posted November 9, 2009 by Phil Derner Jr.

Our daily digest of what’s been going on around the industry. A boy and his grandfather end up in a destination slightly different than they expected, Airbus’ A330F makes its maiden flight, LOT Poland unveils a wild 80th Anniversary scheme, yet another mouse-grounding at JFK and more.






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AirTran Rolls Out with Third Logojet; Indianapolis Colts

Posted November 9, 2009 by Mark Hsiung

AirTran’s third and final logojet is unveiled…this time for the Indianapolis Colts! In days of planes being painted in “economic white”, how refreshing it is to see some actual color on aircraft!






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AirTran’s Second NFL Logojet: Baltimore Ravens

Posted October 24, 2009 by Phil Derner Jr.

Our good friends at Airliners Gallery have come across AirTran’s next special scheme, one of their Boeing 717-200s for the Baltimore Ravens. This is number two in a series of what will be three NFL logojets.






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AirTran Dips a Plane in Black for Atlanta Falcons Scheme!

Posted October 13, 2009 by Phil Derner Jr.

AirTran’s 717-200 N891AT is all black and red for the Atlanta Falcons.






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