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On This Day in Aviation History

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 Atlantic Southeast Airlines Bombardier CRJ-200 (N857AS) painted in Delta Connection colors. (Photo by Mark Lawrence)
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Government News

FAA Hits Atlantic Southeast Airlines With $400,000 Safety Fine

Posted September 19, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Safety watchdogs at the FAA have proposed a hefty penalty against the now defunct regional carrier over missing maintenance documentation.






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On This Day in Aviation History

April 5th in Aviation History: The Death of Howard Hughes, Czechoslovakia’s First Jet Flies

Posted April 5, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

Howard Hughes dies, North Korea launches a satellite, Atlantic Southeast Airlines Flight 2311 crashes in Georgia, and more…






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A pair of B-52 Stratofortress aircraft, similar to the ones flown around the world in 1980. [Image: AV8Pix Christopher Ebdon]
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On This Day in Aviation History

Today in Aviation History: March 12th

Posted March 12, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

Southwest grounds 44 aircraft for inspection, a pair of B-52s fly around the world, an Air Vietnam DC-4 is shot down, and more…






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Aviation News

Final Call: Virgin America Flight Attendants Remain Union-Free, Dirtiest Parts of the Plane Revealed

Posted December 20, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Virgin America’s flight attendants vote against unionization, two Muslim men are suing Delta for kicking them off a plane, AirTran will soon dump its XM satellite radio systems, and more…






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Final Call

Cell Phones Might Not Really Endanger Airliners, NASA Books Flights on Virgin Galactic: Final Call

Posted October 17, 2011 by NYCA Admin

A new study shows cell phones may not be as dangerous to aircraft as some think, Atlantic Southeast Airlines to rebrand as ExpressJet, Heathrow’s new pod system takes off, and more…






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Airline News

Delta 767 Leaves Winglet Embedded in CRJ at Boston Logan

Posted July 14, 2011 by NYCA Admin

The wingtip of a Delta Air Lines Boeing 767-300ER clipped the tail of a Delta Connection/Atlantic Southeast Bombardier CRJ-900 at Boston Logan International Airport on Thursday night.






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Airline News

Delta Regional Carrier Fined $425K for Not Inspecting Planes After Lightning Strikes

Posted June 16, 2011 by NYCA Admin

The FAA announced Thursday that it had proposed a $425,000 civil penalty against Delta Connection carrier Atlantic Southeast Airlines for not conducting mandatory inspections of two Bombardier CRJ jets after they were struck by lightning in 2008.






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Aviation News

Delta Connection Jet Hits Large Birds Over Arkansas

Posted April 3, 2011 by NYCA Admin

An Atlantic Southeast Airlines Canadair CRJ-200 operating on behalf of Delta Connection flew into a flock of cranes while on approach to Little Rock, landing safely with a bird embedded in the severely damaged nose cone of the jet.






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Delta Connection Flight Makes Emergency Landing in New York Due to Broken Landing Gear

Posted September 25, 2010 by NYCA Admin

A Delta Connection jet has landed at JFK Airport in New York without its right main landing gear deployed. None of the 60 people on board were injured.






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