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An American Airlines McDonnell Douglas DC-10 on final approach to Boston Logan Airport. (Photo by Michael Philip Manheim/NARA)
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On This Day in Aviation History

August 5th in Aviation History: First American DC-10 Flight, Reagan Fires FAA Controllers

Posted August 5, 2014 by NYCA Admin

On this day in 1964, the Vietnam War’s first U.S. air operations take place. Terrorists attack Athens Airport in 1973. In 1981, Ronald Reagan fires 11,500 air traffic controllers.

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Vintage postcard featuring an American Airlines Douglas DC-7.
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American Airlines Files For Bankruptcy, Kim Jong-Il Bombs A Korean Air Jet: November 29 in Aviation History

Posted November 29, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

American Airlines files for bankruptcy protection, Korean Air Flight 858 is bombed by agents of North Korea’s Kim Jong-Il and more…

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Korean Air's first A380 arrival at JFK in August 2011. (Photo by Matt Molnar/NYCAviation)
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Woman Dies Aboard Korean Air A380 Flight to New York

Posted September 23, 2012 by NYCA Admin

A 64-year-old woman died on a flight to New York Sunday morning.

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Photos: Korean Air Picks Up First Boeing 747-8 and 777 Freighters

Posted February 7, 2012 by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren

Korean Air on Monday took delivery of both their first 747-8 Freighter and 777 Freighter in an elaborate dual-delivery ceremony at the Future of Flight Museum north of Seattle.

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On This Day in Aviation History: September 14th

Posted September 14, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

A bomb goes off at Seoul’s airport, an F-14 rolls off the deck of the USS John F. Kennedy, an Aeroflot 737 crashes in Russia, and more…

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New Korean Air Airbus A380 Makes First Flight to America

Posted August 9, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Korean Air’s first transpacific Airbus A380 flight arrived in New York today, also marking the first scheduled use by any carrier of the superjumbo between east Asia and the east coast of North America.

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Korean Air Orders Five Airbus A330s and Two Boeing 777s

Posted May 5, 2011 by Brandon Farris

Korean Air has announced an order for five new Airbus A330-200s along with two additional Boeing 777-300ERs, with a total value of $1.58 billion at list prices.

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Korean Air Orders Two More Boeing 747-8 Freighters

Posted March 18, 2011 by BNO News

Korean Air has decided to order two new Boeing 747-8 Freighters in a deal valued at approximately $639 million, the companies announced on Friday.

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Video: Korean Air’s First Airbus A380 from Factory to Rollout

Posted February 25, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Korean Air has produced a nice video of its big blue whale jet under construction and rolling out of the factory.

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Boeing Warns 787 Customers of New 10 Month Delivery Delays

Posted November 5, 2010 by BNO News

Boeing has told several of its customers, including ANA, Korean and Air India, that deliveries of the 787 Dreamliner will suffer new delays of at least another 10 months.

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