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Four Engines vs. Two: The Surprising Mathematical Guarantee of Safety

Posted June 25, 2015 by David J. Williams

One would think that an aircraft with additional engines would provide even better performance on normal takeoffs, but the extra engines actually reduces it.

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All Settled In: The American Airlines 787 Experience Two Weeks Later

Posted May 20, 2015 by Jeremy Dando

Now that the fanfare of their initial launch has died down, what is it like to fly the new American 787? What sets this aircraft apart? Jeremy Dando explores and explains.

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Manufacturer News

Delta Air Lines Signs With Airbus For Fleet Renewal

Posted November 21, 2014 by Brandon Farris

Delta Air Lines has selected the A330-900neo and A350-900 for its future widebody fleet to replace its aging 747 and 767 aircraft.

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Columnists

Showboating Pilots: The Line Between Fun and Safety

Posted October 23, 2014 by Justin Schlechter

Some fortunate pilots get the opportunity to live out their inner Maverick in a transport jet. Sometimes, it’s done with prior practice and planning; sometimes, not so much.

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Columnists

Does Cabin Air Make Us Sick?

Posted May 21, 2014 by Patrick Smith

In reality, the air inside the airplane cabin is a lot more clean than many people think.

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Editorials

OPINION: What Makes a Great-Looking Jetliner?

Posted April 2, 2014 by Patrick Smith

“Aesthetically it’s no 747, but it’s a handsome plane,” I wrote of the 787 previously in a column. “Confident in a way not unlike its older and smaller sibling, the 757.”

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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

Boeing 787 Dream Tour Flies On to Bangkok and Singapore in February

Posted January 23, 2012 by NYCA Admin

The world tour of Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner has added two stops to its itinerary for February: Bangkok and Singapore.

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Airline News

ANA, Boeing Set Date for First 787 Dreamliner Delivery

Posted August 26, 2011 by NYCAviation Staff

Boeing and ANA will celebrate delivery of the first 787 Dreamliner on Sept. 26 in Everett, Wash., after contractual delivery occurs on Sept. 25. Events throughout the day on Sept. 26 will commemorate delivery of this game changing airplane to its launch customer.

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Airline News

Rolls-Royce and GE Reveal Future Engine Plans at Paris Air Show

Posted June 21, 2011 by Brandon Farris

This week at the Paris Air Show, Rolls-Royce and General Electric have both provided peaks into what they are developing for future engines to power new aircraft coming from Boeing and Airbus in the A350 and 787-10.

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