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August 6th in Aviation History: B-29 Superfortress Drops Atomic Bomb on Hiroshima

Posted August 6, 2014 by NYCAviation Staff

The US drops first atomic bomb on Japan, Ted Williams returns to the Red Sox from Korea, Braniff Flight 250 crashes in Nebraska, and more.

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The incident aircraft, Emirates Airbus A380 A6-ADD, is seen taxiing at Manchester, England. (Photo by MCPCShowcaseHD)
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Did An Emirates A380 Nearly Crash In Canada After Running Out of Fuel? Not Even Close

Posted June 11, 2012 by Matt of MCPCShowcaseHD

Certain reports could have led one to believe that Emirates Flight 241was in peril due to a low fuel emergency on June 1, but the truth was far less titillating.

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