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American Eagle ATR-72 (N414WF) on the ground in Camaguey, Cuba, for a charter flight
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Final Call

Final Call: Wall Street Doesn’t Like American’s Business Plan

Posted March 26, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Wall Street doesn’t want American to add capacity, the Air Force wants a $55 billion bomber, China doesn’t want Lufthansa A380s in Shanghai, and more…

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Austrian Airlines' first flight took place on this day in 1958
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On This Day in Aviation History

March 18th in Aviation History: Austrian Airlines Launches Service

Posted March 18, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

Europe’s first airplane takes flight, Austrian Airlines launches service, Delta offers voluntary severance to 30,000 employees, the crash of a Boeing 307 Stratoliner during a test flight, and more…

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American Airlines CEO Bob Crandall on Charlie Rose
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Video: Former American Airlines CEO Bob Crandall Interviewed on Charlie Rose

Posted March 15, 2012 by NYCA Admin

The outspoken former CEO of American Airlines made an appearance on the Charlie Rose Show on Tuesday, where he shared insight about a number of issues, ranging from the failure of deregulation to the future of his bankrupt old airline.

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Emergency meeting at the UN about the situation in Syria brought some special visitors to JFK on Monday, including this IL-96 carrying the Russian Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov.
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Final Call: Did Irish Government Try to Dump Aer Lingus on JetBlue?

Posted March 12, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Ireland denies that it tried to sell its Aer Lingus stock to JetBlue, a New Jersey gets caught with daggers in his carry-on, Airbus and European airlines are warning the EU over its emissions trading plan, and more…

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Airline News

American Airlines Merger With US Airways a Done Deal, If Domain Name Purchases to Be Believed

Posted March 12, 2012 by NYCA Admin

A merger between American Airlines and US Airways could be all but a done deal, based on some recent web domain name purchases.

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An American Airlines Douglas DC-4.
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On This Day in Aviation History

March 4th in Aviation History: American Begins Flying the Douglas DC-4 on Cross-Country Flights

Posted March 4, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

American Airlines begins DC-4 cross country flights, the Hindenburg makes its first flight, Herbert Hoover becomes the first civilian to break the sound barrier, and more…

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The US Air Force Lockheed A-12, Serial Number 06932, looks very similar to the later SR-71 Blackbird. (Photo by US Air Force)
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On This Day in Aviation History

February 29th in Aviation History: American Announces Huge MD-80 Order, President Johnson Reveals Existence of A-12 Spy Plane

Posted February 29, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

A Faucett Peru 737 crashes into a hillside, American Airlines orders 67 MD-80s, President Lyndon Johnson talks about the A-12 spy plane, and more…

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Photo of the Day: A V Australia Boeing 777-300ER (VH-VOZ) skips the drive-through at In-N-Out Burger on final approach to LAX
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Aviation News

Final Call: How a Simple Mistake Ruined a $240 Million Air Force Jet, American to Layoff 13,000 Employees

Posted February 2, 2012 by NYCA Admin

How a civilian contractor ruined an expensive USAF JSTARS surveillance plane, American wants to dump its pensions and lay off 13,000 workers, a new report says air safety has improved 93 percent, and more…

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Photo of the Day: Early morning winter sun lights up this British Airways Boeing 747-400 as it lifts off from JFK
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Final Call: Qantas Passengers Deplaned via Forklift, Pair Arrested at LAX for Improper Tweets

Posted January 30, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Delta and Southwest planes get into separate fender benders, while Qantas passengers are forced to deplane via forklift, and more..

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Photo of the Day: A Volga-Dnepr Antonov An-124 RA-82078 staring at us from Leipzig. Photo by Sebastian G.
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Final Call: Musical Merger Talks as Delta Considers Buying US Airways, New UAV Resembles Giant Sperm

Posted January 27, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Delta now talking about buying US Airways, a supersonic RAF fighter shook the bloody bejeesus out of northern England, SFO opens a yoga studio, and more…

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