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First United Airlines Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner (N20904) takes off on a test flight. (Photo by Boeing)
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United Receives First Boeing 787: Landing Soon In a City Near You

Posted September 25, 2012 by NYCA Admin

United Airlines has become the first North American carrier to take delivery of a Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner.

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A US Air Force Boeing VC-25 (SAM 29000) flies over Mount Rushmore. (Photo by US Air Force)
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Pentagon Frustrated With Boeing After Moving Air Force One Work to Texas

Posted September 17, 2012 by NYCA Admin

The Pentagon has fired off a sternly-worded letter to Boeing regarding the airframer’s move of Air Force One repairs from Kansas to Texas.

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Air India's first Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner, VT-ANH, seen in March 2012. (Photo by Andrew W. Sieber via Flickr, CC BY-NC)
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Air India Finally Picks Up its First Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Posted September 6, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Ending months of delays, speculation and controversy, Air India on Thursday became the fifth airline to own the Boeing 787 Dreamliner.

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Ethiopian Ceremony Delivery 8 14-11
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The First Ethiopian 787 Delivered: ‘It’s Time for Africa’

Posted August 14, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

The Addis Ababa-based airline cut the ribbon in front of their first 787 aircraft dubbed “Africa First.”

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Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner. (Rendering by Boeing)
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Ethiopian Airlines to Receive First Boeing 787 August 14

Posted August 7, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Ethiopian Airlines next Tuesday will become the first non-Japanese airline to fly the Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner.

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SilkAir Boeing 737 MAX 8. (Rendering by Boeing)
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SilkAir Buys 54 Boeing 737 MAXs and 737-800s

Posted August 5, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Singapore’s SilkAir has committed to purchasing 54 new Boeing 737 aircraft worth $4.9 billion based on list prices.

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An America West Boeing 737-100 (N708AW) spotted at San Jose International Airport in 1993. (Photo by Torsten Maiwald via Wikimedia Commons)
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America West Begins Flying, Boeing Merges With McDonnell Douglas: August 1 in Aviation History

Posted August 1, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

Happy birthday NORAD, America West Airlines and ALM-Antillean Airlines. Boeing and McDonnell Douglas merge, Gary Powers dies, and more…

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Aeromexico Boeing 787 Dreamliner. (Image by Boeing)
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Aeromexico Commits to 100 New Boeing 787 Dreamliners and 737 MAXs

Posted July 25, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Aeromexico has inked the largest aircraft deal in Mexican history, committing to 100 new Boeing 737 MAX and 787 Dreamliner aircraft, the companies announced Wednesday. The deal would include up to 90 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9 narrowbody jets, plus 10 787 widebody airliners. Whether Aeromexico would opt for 787-8s or -9s or a […]

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Air-to-air photo of the Boeing 367-80 Dash 80, showing the aircraft passing over Washington's Olympic Peninsula. (Photo by Joe Parke, via Boeing)
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Boeing 707 Prototype Makes First Test Flight, First USSR-US Service Takes Off: July 15 in Aviation History

Posted July 15, 2012 by NYCA Admin

1916: A timber merchant named William E. Boeing and a US Navy engineer named George Conrad Westervelt form a new aircraft company called the Pacific Aero Products Company. A year later it would be renamed Boeing Airplane Company. 1923: Dobrolyot, a Soviet state airline and predecessor of today’s Aeroflot, launches its first scheduled domestic service, […]

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United Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 9. (Image by Boeing)
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United Airlines Orders 150 Boeing 737s, Including 100 737 MAX 9s

Posted July 12, 2012 by NYCA Admin

United Airlines and Boeing announced an order for 150 737 aircraft Thursday, split between 100 new 737 MAX 9s and 50 current 737-900ERs.

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