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First Passengers To Fly On 777 Take To The Air June 7

A United Airlines 777 returns to Boeing Field from a round-the-world promotional tour.


Three In Small Plane Safe After Crash

Three people escaped with minor injuries Friday when their small plane went down in the Strait of Juan de Fuca near Port Townsend. The three got out of the Cessna …


Helicopter Crashes; Pilot, Passenger Hurt

A Lind, Wash., man and his passenger escaped with minor injuries Wednesday after their helicopter crashed about 15 miles southeast of Sprague. William G. Loomis, who turns 73 next week, …


United Orders Six Boeing Jetliners

United Airlines ordered two Boeing 747-400s and four 757 jetliners, worth a total of about $570 million. United plans to use the 747 jumbo jets to replace older planes on …


Regulators Approve Boeing 777 Certification Enables New Jet To Enter Service In June

Boeing Co.’s new 777 jetliner received formal approval Wednesday from U.S. and European regulators, a critical step for a jet that is to start carrying paying passengers in less than …


High Pentagon Official, 7 Others Killed In Crash

An Air Force jet exploded and crashed Monday in a wooded area while trying to land at the airport in this eastern Alabama town. All eight people on board were …


4 Killed In Runway Collision

Two small planes trying to land on the same runway collided and crashed, killing four people. Sheriff Michael Brooks said there was no immediate explanation from Wittman Field air traffic …


Fallout From Paris Meeting Lingers For Airline While American Airlines Haggled With Labor, Directors Were Putting On The Ritz

As American Airlines fought a tough labor dispute with flight attendants last September, its parent company’s directors were meeting in Paris, dining at the opera house and sleeping at the …


Faa Failed To Heed Warnings About Plane

American Eagle Flight 4184 had been holding for 32 minutes in a chilly drizzle last October when air traffic controllers in Chicago cleared the pilots to make a routine descent …


Twa Revises Proposed Plan For Restructuring

Trans World Airlines Inc. on Friday filed a new financial restructuring plan that sweetens the terms for creditors and could help the struggling carrier avoid bankruptcy. The revised offer was …


U.S., Canada Clear The Air For Plane Traffic Clinton Says Agreement Will Expand Service, Lower Fares Between Countries

The United States and Canada, after years of expanding trade, agreed Friday to open up their skies under a broad new aviation accord that for the first time will allow …


Two Die While Attempting Emergency Landing On Road

Two people died Saturday when their small plane crashed into Elk Creek as they tried to make an emergency landing on a tree-lined highway south of this small timber town. …


Grand Canyon Air Crash Kills 8

A plane flying tourists over the Grand Canyon lost an engine, crashed and burned while trying to return to an airport Monday, killing eight of the 10 people aboard, authorities …


Mesa Air’s Fortunes Sink, But Ceo Is Still Flying High

For several years, Mesa Air Group seemed to thrive because of the woes of the rest of the airline industry, not just despite them. The nation’s largest independent regional carrier …


In Smaller Planes, Low And Slow Is The Best Way To Go

Horizon uses small planes for regional flights.


Wreckage Of Plane Found Near Butte

The wreckage of a missing twinengine airplane was found in deep mountain snow near the Continental Divide Friday, and searchers reported the lone occupant was dead. A helicopter from Malmstrom …


Plane Crash Survivor A Theft Victim, Too

A 9-year-old girl who was the only survivor of a plane crash last week says two farmers stole her gold necklace before others came to rescue her. Erika Delgado appealed …


Girl, 9, Is Only Crash Survivor Associated Press

A 9-year-old girl who escaped a fiery plane crash with only a broken shoulder lay in a hospital bed Thursday, unaware she is the only survivor of the plunge that …


Jetliner Crashes Near Cartagena

A DC-9 jetliner with 53 people aboard caught fire and crashed Wednesday near the resort city of Cartagena on the Caribbean, news reports said. A 10-year-old girl survived with a …