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United Express/Shuttle America Embraer E-170 N633RW
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United Airlines Plane Lands at Newark Without Front Landing Gear [UPDATED]

Posted February 27, 2012 by NYCA Admin

A United Airlines commuter plane has landed at Newark Liberty International Airport Monday evening without its nose landing gear, according to witnesses.

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TAM Brasil Airbus A330-200 (PT-MVB) touches down in Miami
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Final Call

Final Call: Air Force One Burns $180K An Hour, Drunk Flight Attendant Forces Flight Cancellation

Posted February 24, 2012 by NYCA Admin

New numbers from the Pentagon reveal how much it costs to fly Air Force One, a flight attendant had a few too many drinks on a trip to North Dakota, United wants Boeing to pay up over 787 delivery delays, and more…

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Space Shuttle Discovery launches for the last time. [Image: NASA]
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On This Day in Aviation History

Today in Aviation History: February 24th

Posted February 24, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

A United Airlines 747′s explosive decompression over the Pacific kills 9 people, SAS launches Europe’s first North Polar route to Asia, a 9 year old boy flies a Cessna, and more…

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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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On This Day in Aviation History

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

Today 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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