Ilyushin IL-76

 
Posts Tagged ‘Ilyushin IL-76’
 

The plane went down about 1 km southwest of Maya Maya Airport. (Map by NYCAviation/Google Maps)
0
comments
Crashes

Cargo Plane Crashes In Congo Capital, Killing 32

Posted December 1, 2012 by NYCA Admin

At least 32 people were killed Friday when a cargo plane crashed into a residential area while attempting to land in Brazzaville.

Full Story »

This is Syria's only operational Ilyushin Il-76 transport aircraft (YK-ATA), seen here at Paris-Le Bourget Airport in 2009. It may have been used to transport Mil Mi-25 attack helicopters to Syria from Russia through Iraqi airspace. (Photo by twin-otter64 via Flickr, CC-BY-NC-SA)
1
comments
Military News

Did Syria Transport Russian Attack Helicopters Through Iraqi Airspace?

Posted November 30, 2012 by Michael Grabell, ProPublica

In late October, Syria asked Iraqi authorities to grant air access for a cargo plane transporting refurbed attack helicopters from Russia.

Full Story »

A Eurofighter Typhoon in flight.
comments
On This Day in Aviation History

Today in Aviation History: March 27th

Posted March 27, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

The Tenerife disaster takes place, the Eurofighter Typhoon makes its first flight, Concorde flights to Miami begin, and more…

Full Story »

First successful flight of the Wright Flyer in 1903, for which the Wright Brothers filed a patent on March 23, 1902.
comments
On This Day in Aviation History

Today in Aviation History: March 23rd

Posted March 23, 2012 by Phil Derner Jr.

The Wright Brothers file a patent for their motorized flying machine, a FedEx MD-11 crashes in Tokyo, an Aeroflot A310 crashes when he lets his children take over the controls, and more…

Full Story »

silkway-il76-rotate270-100
0
comments
Aviation News

NATO-Chartered Cargo Plane Crashes in Afghanistan, Killing 9

Posted July 6, 2011 by NYCA Admin

A Silk Ways Airlines Ilyushin IL-76 ferrying supplies from Azerbaijan to the main U.S./NATO airbase in Afghanistan crashed Tuesday night, killing all nine people on board.

Full Story »

Iranian-IL-76MD-AWACS-Crash-100
3
comments
Aviation News

Video: Iran Air Force IL-76MD AWACS Plane Crashes During 2009 Military Parade

Posted April 16, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Video has emerged of an Iran Air Force Ilyushin IL-76MD AWACS crashing during a flyover of a military parade on September 22, 2009.

Full Story »

 
0
comments
Airline News

Large Cargo Jet Crashes in Karachi, At Least 10 Killed

Posted November 27, 2010 by BNO News

At least 10 people were killed on early Sunday morning when an Ilyushin Il-76 crashed in a residential area of Pakistan’s largest city.

Full Story »

evil-monkey-100
comments
The Lav

The Lav: TSA Wants to Inspect Your Monkey and Off-Roading In an Aeroflot Ilyushin

Posted April 3, 2010 by Andy Bokanev

A look at the TSA’s new guidelines for protection against monkey bombs, AirTran and Southwest exchange ads in a commercial war, instructional video of how NOT to land an Ilyushin and more!

Full Story »