Posts Tagged ‘United Nations’
 

 

PHOTOS: Look Who Visited During UN Week 2014!

In late September, plane spotters converged on New York City for the annual UN Week. Take a look at which aircraft paid the area a visit.
by Ben Granucci
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A United Nations Mil Mi-8 helicopter (RA-24492). (Photo by Sudan Envoy via wikimedia, CC-BY)

Afghanistan Helicopter Crash Injures United Nations Employees

A Mil Mi-8 helicopter belonging to the UN crashed Sunday afternoon in central Afghanistan, injuring a number of UN employees.
by BNO News
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Air Traffic Up Substantially in 2010: UN Report

Passenger and freight air traffic grew substantially in 2010 as positive economic prospects worldwide overshadowed the depressed levels of 2009 caused by the global financial crisis, according to United Nations report.
by BNO News
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Moammar Qadaffi personal Afriqiyah Airbus A330 taxis to take off from New York's JFK Airport following an appearance at the UN General Assembly in 2009

Libya Closes All Airports After UN Authorizes No-Fly Zone

Libyan authorities have reportedly closed civilian airports, including Tripoli International Airport, after the United Nations Security Council approved a resolution to impose a no-fly zone on Libya.
by BNO News
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Iranian Ilyushin IL-62 at DIY

Turkey Intercepts Another Iranian Plane, Seizes Cargo

Turkey on Wednesday seized the cargo of an Iranian plane which was en route to Syria for violating United Nations sanctions.
by BNO News
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