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Dream Tour 787 N787BX seen landing at Boeing Field shortly after its repaint into full Boeing house colors
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Boeing 787 Dream Tour to March Through US, Canada and Mexico

Posted February 23, 2012 by NYCA Admin

The fourth segment of Boeing’s 787 Dream Tour will include visits to some of North America’s most important airports.

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Somewhere over China, a Qatar Airways Boeing 777 makes a banking right turn
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Final Call: Are Boeing and Airbus Building Too Many Planes?

Posted February 22, 2012 by NYCA Admin

One leasing company CEO says Boeing and Airbus are unlikely to sell all the planes in their order book, a man is subdued after chanting “Allah akbar” on a plane, Continental’s days are numbered, and more…

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A United Airlines Boeing 767-300ER (N643UA) landing in London, circa 1991
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United to Launch Daily Flights Between Newark and Istanbul

Posted February 21, 2012 by NYCA Admin

United Airlines announced Tuesday that it would launch flights linking its Newark hub to Istanbul on July 1st.

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Boeing 787 Dreamliner number 55 wearing United liver
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Photos: Up Close With the First ‘Painted’ United Airlines Dreamliner

Posted February 18, 2012 by NYCA Admin

A United Airlines 787 dreamliner made a special appearance during President Barack Obama’s visit to Boeing’s Everett, Wash. factory on Friday, becoming the first Dreamliner to wear the complete United livery.

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President Barack Obama speaks in front of a Boeing 787 assembly line. (Photo by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren/NYCAviation)
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President Obama Touts Boeing’s Air Superiority During Visit to 787 Factory

Posted February 17, 2012 by Amy Franklin

President Barack Obama toured and spoke at the Boeing factory in Everett, Wash. on Friday before an audience of the airframer’s workers and with three 787 Dreamliners as a backdrop.

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US Figure Skating Team seen boarding doomed Sabena Flight 548
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February 15th in History: Sabena Plane Crash Kills US Figure Skating Team, First Woman Flies Helicopter Cross-Country

Posted February 15, 2012 by NYCA Admin

The crash of a Sabena Boeing 707 kills the entire U.S. Figure Skating Team in Brussels, United Airlines temporarily grounds its 757 fleet, six B-17s begin a goodwill tour of South America, and more…

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JetBlue Airbus A320 known as "Blue Sapphire" (N568JB). (Photo by Matt Molnar)
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On This Day in Aviation History: February 11th

Posted February 11, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

The first African American flight attendant is hired, JetBlue begins operations, United completes Pan Am purchase, Pacific Western Airlines Flight 314 crashes and much more.

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On This Day in Aviation History: February 6th

Posted February 6, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

Laker Airways goes out of business, crashes of British European Airlines and Birgenair flights, FedEx closes a hub for the first time, the Airline Deregulation Act is introduced and more…

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Final Call: New 787 Skin Concerns at Boeing, Air France Jet Gets Covered in Bird Blood

Posted February 4, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Boeing inspecting 787s for new problems with its composite skin, LAX faces an uphill battle to win more international travel, an Air France Airbus plows into a flock of birds, and more…

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On This Day in Aviation History: January 30th

Posted January 30, 2012 by Phil Derner Jr.

United’s 747SP “Friendship One” sets an around-the-world record, the crashes of Kenya Airlines 43 and Pan Am 806, Orville Wright passes away, and more…

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