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American Airlines Cancels All Flights For Hours

Oh poor American Airlines. It seems it just can’t seem to catch a break. The bankrupt air carrier was forced to cancel all its flights for hours today due to problems reaching its reservation system. In a tweet it initially blamed another reservation and booking tool, Sabre, for going offline. Though there was no press &hellip Continue reading »

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JAL Battery Fire Update From NTSB

The National Transportation Safety Board released a second update on 14 January 2013 on its investigation into the Jan. 7 fire aboard a Japan Airlines Boeing 787 at Logan International Airport in Boston. The lithium-ion battery that powered the auxiliary power unit on the airplane was removed and transported back to the NTSB Materials Laboratory &hellip Continue reading »

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Boeing 747 Video – Hot Pics Episode 2

Our friends at AeroSpaceNews.com and AeronauticPictures.com have come up with a new episode of their awesome aviation video series, Hot Pics. This time it is the uber airliner, the mighty Boeing 747 Jumbo Jet video. Watch it in HD if you have the bandwidth. The video features air-to-air shots, aerials at airports, and amazing location &hellip Continue reading »

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Fuel Leak Adds To Problems On Japan Airlines 787 Dreamliners – Video

More trouble for JAL and Boeing on the 787. After a Japan Air Lines 787 Dreamliner caught fire Monday, a fuel leak was reported on a similar plane from the same airline at Boston’s Logan International Airport. 

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Update – JAL Boeing 787 Fire Investigation

New details are coming to light as the investigation into the fire aboard a Japan Airlines Boeing 787 at Boston’s Logan International airport continues. The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) issued an update that describes a small area of the incident aircraft damaged by the event but a fire that seems to have taken a &hellip Continue reading »

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