Posts Tagged ‘transatlantic’

Solar Impulse lands in Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania
Plane Of Note

TRACK IT LIVE: Solar Impulse 2 Attempts Transatlantic Flight to Seville.

Posted June 19, 2016 by Ben Granucci

Solar Impulse 2 is on its way to Seville, Spain! Track the flight here during its 4 day flight.

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NATs: Flying the North Atlantic Organized Track System

Posted February 23, 2016 by Ken Hoke

Each day, over 2000 aircraft fly across the Atlantic. Find out how pilots navigate and communicate on the North Atlantic Tracks!

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Lady Penelope rides the back of a Virgin Atlantic 747-400 (G-VFAB). (Photo by Ronnie McDonald via Flickr, CC-BY)
Airline News

Delta Gains Access to Virgin’s Precious Slots

Posted December 11, 2012 by Matt Molnar

Delta will acquire a 49 percent stake in Virgin as the two join forces to cross the Atlantic.

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On This Day in Aviation History

On This Day in Aviation History: May 5th

Posted May 5, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

Cinco de Mayo is a busy day in aviation: Alan Shepard becomes the first American in space, Eastern Flight 855 narrowly averts near Miami, two unrelated hijackings on the same day in 1972, the merger of Air France with KLM and much more…

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Aviation News

Alitalia Joins Air France-KLM and Delta in Transatlantic Venture

Posted July 6, 2010 by BNO News

Alitalia on Monday joined the Air France-KLM Group and Delta Air Lines as a member of the airline industry’s transatlantic joint venture, the airline said in a statement.

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