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On This Day in Aviation History

March 15th in Aviation History: Fokker Stops Building Planes After 84 Years

Posted March 15, 2012 by Phil Derner Jr.

Fokker quits building planes, Pan Am launches Airbus A300 service, and more…

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Some US Air Force C-17s watch a Delta Connection Saab 340A (N449XJ) take off from Minneapolis
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Final Call

Ron Paul Loves Charter Flights, Divers Find Sunken Airliner 34 Years After Crash: Final Call

Posted October 26, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Presidential candidate Ron Paul might be trailing in the polls, but he’s leading his opponents in charter flight spending, Air India may drastically cut its order for Dreamliners, and more…

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On This Day in Aviation History

On This Day in Aviation History: January 7th

Posted January 7, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

China resumes flights to and from the US in 1981, Hubert Latham sets a new altitude record, speed records in American coast-to-coast and Australia-New Zealand, the first flight over the English Channel takes place in a balloon and more…

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On This Day in Aviation History: September 11th

Posted September 11, 2010 by Phil Derner Jr.

Four airliners are hijacked and intentionally crashed into the World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and a field in Pennsylvania in 2001, killing 2,993; A Continental EMB120 crashes at IAH in 1991; Eastern flight 212 crashes in CLT in 1974; Air France Flight 1611 crashes into the Mediterranean.

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