Posts Tagged ‘Xiamen Airlines’

A Swissair Boeing 747-300 at Zurich. (Photo by Eduard Marmet via Wikipedia)
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Swissair Liquidates, Hijacker Crashes Xiamen Airlines Plane: October 2 in Aviation History

Posted October 2, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

Swissair grounds its fleet, a Xiamen Airlines flight is hijacked in China, President Reagan re-starts the B-1B bomber program, and more…

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A Xiamen Airlines Boeing 737-800 (B-5305) seen at Boeing Field prior to delivery. (Photo by Boeing)
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Xiamen Airlines to Buy 40 Boeing 737-800 Airliners

Posted August 4, 2012 by Matt Molnar

China’s Xiamen Airlines has agreed to purchase 40 Boeing 737-800 jets in a deal worth $3.5 billion based on list prices.

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