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Sequence of China Airlines Flight 006 during its two and a half minute, 30,000-foot dive.
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February 19th in Aviation History: First Flight of the Boeing 757, Japanese Warplanes Attack Australia

Posted February 19, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

The Boeing 757 makes its maiden test flight, Lufthansa lines up to be the first 737 customer, a TWA plane crashes in New Mexico, and more…

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On This Day in Aviation History: February 19th

Posted February 19, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

A China Airlines flight survives a 30,000ft dive in 1985, though an Iberia flight suffers an all-fatal crash the same day. The Boeing 757 makes its maiden flight, Lufthansa lines up to be the first 737 customer, and more…

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On This Day in Aviation History: November 4th

Posted November 4, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Milestone: The first ever airship flight is completed between England and France. Tragedies: China Airlines and Bali Air Service flights overrun runways, and Balkan Bulgaran Airlines and Iberia flights crash while performing approaches.

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Kobe Airport during construction in 2003, as seen from the NASA Earth Observatory spacecraft
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February 16th in Aviation History: Kobe Airport Opens on Man-Made Island, First Production Airbus A310 Unveiled

Posted February 16, 2012 by Phil Derner Jr.

The F-8 Crusader makes its first flight, Kobe Airport opens on a man-made island in Japan, Airbus rolls out the first production A310, China Airlines Flight 676 crashes in Taiwan, and more…

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Aviator Frank Trenholm Coffyn. When he's not flying planes with his knees and feet, he's pumping gangsta rap on his iPod from dual 16" speakers. "I downloaded NWA thinking it was Northwest Airlines, but I fell in love when I heard that 'Straight Outta Compton' joint."
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On This Day in Aviation History: February 16th

Posted February 16, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

The F-8 Crusader makes its first flight, Kobe Airport opens on a man-made island in Japan, Airbus rolls out the first production A310, China Airlines Flight 676 crashes in Taiwan, and more…

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China Airlines Joins SkyTeam Alliance

Posted September 16, 2010 by BNO News

Taiwanese flag carrier China Airlines has announced the start of its joining process leading to full entry into the SkyTeam airline alliance in a process that is expected to be completed by mid-2011.

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Air China 747-400 (B-18025) on approach to LAX. (Photo by Phil Derner, Jr.)
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China Airlines to Plead Guilty, Pay $40 Million Fine in U.S. Price Fixing

Posted September 27, 2010 by BNO News

Taiwan-based China Airlines agreed to plead guilty and to pay a $40 million criminal fine for its role in a conspiracy to fix prices in the air transportation industry, the U.S. Department of Justice announced on Monday.

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