Posts Tagged ‘Avianca’

A TACA A321 climbs out of JFK.

Avianca-TACA Announce Service From San Salvador to Newark

On Wednesday afternoon, Avianca announced their first route to Newark Liberty International Airport, with service from San Salvador, El Salvador, operated by TACA starting November 8th. The once daily service, operated on an Ai...
by Jason Rabinowitz

Avianca Boeing 787 Dreamliner in flight. (Rendering by Boeing)

Avianca Orders Three More 787s From Boeing

Colombia's flag carrier now has a total of 15 Dreamliners on order.
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The Antonov An-225 Mriya CCCP-82060 is seen here with Buran strapped to its back during a demonstration at the 1989 Paris Air Show. (Photo by Ralf Manteufel)

March 22nd in Aviation History: Antonov An-225 Mriya Sets Takeoff Weight Record Carrying Russian Space Shuttle

The An-225 sets new world records while carrying Space Shuttle Buran, a USAir jet crashes at LaGuardia Airport in New York, a British Airways 747 is hijacked, and more...
by Phil Derner Jr.


Avianca and Taca A320s.

AviancaTaca Order for 51 Airbus A320s is Largest in South American History

AviancaTaca on Thursday firmed up a deal for 51 new Airbus jets, marking the largest aircraft order in South American history by number of planes.
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On This Day in Aviation History: January 25th

Happy birthday to the precursor of American Airlines! Avianca Flight 52 crashes on Long Island, NASA's Opportunity rover lands on Mars, the Saab-Fairchild 340 makes its first flight and more...
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