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Photo of the Day: Early morning winter sun lights up this British Airways Boeing 747-400 as it lifts off from JFK
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Final Call

Final Call: Qantas Passengers Deplaned via Forklift, Pair Arrested at LAX for Improper Tweets

Posted January 30, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Delta and Southwest planes get into separate fender benders, while Qantas passengers are forced to deplane via forklift, and more..

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Final Call: TSA Admits Elderly Strip Search Screw Up, Airbus Finds Cause of A380 Wing Cracks

Posted January 19, 2012 by NYCA Admin

TSA officials now say procedures were not followed when two elderly women were strip searched, a review of the world’s longest economy class flight, Airbus and Boeing both have issues with their largest jets, and more…

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Photo of the Day: Two LAN Chile 767s Eskimo kissing at JFK while waiting to depart rwy 4L. (Photo by Mark Hsiung)
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Aviation News

Final Call: Continental Goes Away, 737 MAX Staying in Washington, Mars Curiosity Launch Photos

Posted November 30, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

United and Continental are now flying under single operating certificate, a Qantas regional flight suffers an failure, great Mars Curiosity launch photos, and more…

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On This Day in Aviation History

On This Day in Aviation History: November 16th

Posted November 16, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

Qantas is founded, NASA’s X-43 hits Mach 10, NASA’s Skylab 4 and Russia’s Venera 3 are launched, National Airlines Flight 967 crashes, and more…

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A baby WestJet Boeing 737-600 (C-GWSB) on final approach to Toronto Pearson International Airport. (Photo by Kaz T)
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Final Call

Azul Airliner Lands at Wrong Airport, Qantas In No Hurry to Issue Shutdown Refunds: Final Call

Posted November 1, 2011 by NYCA Admin

An Azul flight landed at the wrong airport in Brazil, Qatar will soon operate flights within Iran, Qantas is dragging its feet providing shutdown refunds, Forbes reprints a 1957 profile of the new Boeing 707, and more…

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Airline News

Qantas Resumes Flights After Court Orders End to Shutdown

Posted October 31, 2011 by BNO News

Australian airline Qantas on Monday resumed all its domestic and international flights after a court ordered an immediate end to all industrial action which left tens of thousands of people stranded.

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Airline News

Qantas Orders 110 New Airbus A320 Jets

Posted October 7, 2011 by BNO News

Aircraft manufacturer Airbus on Thursday announced that it has finalized a multi-billion contract with Australian airline Qantas for 110 A320 family aircraft.

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Qantas Begins Flights Between Sydney and Dallas, Longest 747 Route Ever

Posted May 16, 2011 by Brandon Farris

Qantas commenced its latest route on Sunday, connecting Sydney to Dallas Ft. Worth. At nearly 7500 nautical miles, it is the longest regularly scheduled 747 route ever operated.

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On This Day in Aviation History

On This Day in Aviation History: March 25th

Posted March 25, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

The first female Concorde pilot flies for British Airways, Qantas drops the 707 and becomes all-747, Piedmont takes on the biggest 737 fleet, seven crashes on this day, and more…

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Qantas Airbus A330 Cockpit Fire Forces Emergency Landing

Posted March 24, 2011 by BNO News

A Qantas plane was forced to make an emergency landing in north Queensland, Australia on Wednesday after a fire broke out in the aircraft’s cockpit.

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