Boeing 727 Newswire

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  1. Innovation honorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Randy's Journal

    The 787-8 Dreamliner is now part of some very distinguished company. Mike Sinnett, our VP of Product Development and former 787 chief project engineer, along with the 787-8 development team received the 2015 Elmer A. Sperry Award.

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  2. Costa Rican Hotel Is Made Out of an Actual AirplaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Curbed

    " Inspired by a Forbes Magazine article about a company offering hurricane-proof living via surplus Boeing 727 airframes," Hotel Costa Verde in Costa Rica built this hotel out of an authentic vintage 1965 Boeing 727 airframe .

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  3. The Mystery of DB CooperRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Daily Kos

    ... at the airport in Portland OR and bought a one-way ticket to Seattle on Northwest Orient Airlines Flight 305, a Boeing 727 that would make the trip in 30 minutes. He listed his name as "Dan Cooper" (later, the initial press reports would mistakenly ...

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  4. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    On June 24, 1975, 113 people were killed when Eastern Airlines Flight 66, a Boeing 727 carrying 124 people, crashed while attempting to land during a thunderstorm at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport. In 1908, Grover Cleveland, the 22nd and 24th president of the United States, died in Princeton, New Jersey, at age 71. In 1939, the Southeast Asian country Siam changed its name to Thailand.

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  5. Today in history: Henry VIII crowned king of EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Gaston Gazette

    On June 24, 1975, 113 people were killed when Eastern Airlines Flight 66, a Boeing 727 carrying 124 people, crashed while attempting to land during a thunderstorm at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport. In 1908, Grover Cleveland, the 22nd and 24th president of the United States, died in Princeton, New Jersey, at age 71. In 1939, the Southeast Asian country Siam changed its name to Thailand.

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  6. Good MorningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | KWTX

    ... Coast. Today's Highlight in History: On June 24, 1975, 113 people were killed when Eastern Airlines Flight 66, a Boeing 727 carrying 124 people, crashed while attempting to land during a thunderstorm at New York's John F. Kennedy International ...

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  7. Almanac for Wednesday, June 24, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | UPI

    ... for the Berlin airlift to support the 2 million people of the divided German city. In 1975, an Eastern Airlines Boeing 727 en route from New Orleans crashed at New York's Kennedy International airport, killing 113 people. There were 11 survivors. In ...

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  8. Today in history: AT&Ta s a Picturephonea serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    113 people were killed when Eastern Airlines Flight 66, a Boeing 727 carrying 124 people, crashed while attempting to land during a thunderstorm at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport. The Southeast Asian country Siam changed its name to ...

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    Wednesday Jun 24 | AccuWeather.com

    New York, NY A Boeing 727 crashed on a landing approach to JFK. Believed to be caused by a "microburst" from a thunderstorm, the crash killed 112, and injured 12 others.

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  10. China's Minsheng Financial Leasing inks MOU for 30 Boeing 737sRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Air Transport World

    China's Minsheng Financial Leasing signed an MOU at the Paris Air Show to purchase 30 737 airplanes - a mix of Next-Generation 737 and 737 MAX aircraft. Boeing did not give a numbers breakdown, but CFM International issued a statement announcing a CFM56-7B engine order to power 10 737s and a LEAP-1B order to power 20 727 MAX aircraft.

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  11. Corporations, other airlines oppose big three on 'Open Skies'.Read the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | 4 Hoteliers

    ... receive start-up capital of $10 million in 1985, and a one-time infrastructure investment of $88 million for two Boeing 727 aircraft and a training building. This investment has been more than repaid by dividend payments to the government of Dubai, ...

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  12. Cargojet Wins Carrier of Choice AwardRead the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | Canada NewsWire

    ... a fleet of all-cargo aircraft consisting of 5 Boeing 767-300ER, 5 Boeing 767-200ER, 5 Boeing 757-200ER and 9 Boeing 727-AF. For further information: please contact: Pauline Dhillon, Senior Vice President Marketing, Public & Government Relations, ...

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  13. Boeing 727 Hotel Suite at the Costa Verde Hotel Might be Coolest Ever, Uses a Real PlaneRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 14 | TechEBlog

    Summer officially begins in just a few days , and what better way to kick things off than by looking at an actual hotel made from a decommissioned Boeing 727. This one-of-a-kind suite at the Hotel Costa Verde in Costa Rica is set inside a 1965 Boeing 727 airplane that transported globetrotters on South Africa Air and Avianca Airlines.

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  14. How hijacking unfoldedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Daily Herald

    June 14: Two Shiite Hezbollah gunmen board the flight at Athens and hijack the Boeing 727 with 153 aboard, including dozens from the suburbs on a Holy Land tour. Plane lands in Beirut, then Algiers, where 42 passengers are released but more gunmen come aboard.

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  15. Artist seeking $387,000 grant to bury Boeing 737Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... in it. Since 2012, Swiss artist Christoph BA1 4chel has tried to raise $1.5 million (!!!) so that he can bury a Boeing 727 in the Mojave Desert near Boron, California ("It isn't a race to be first to bury a jet," Hiorns huffed ). Hiorns has ...

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  16. Azerbaijani business aviation operator receives business jet airplaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Trend

    ... the Silk Way Business Aviation fleet has eight different Gulfstream aircraft. Besides Gulfstream, there are also Boeing 727 jet and ATR-42-500 regional VIP turboprop. As of 2014, SW Business Aviation traffic growth was about 30 percent. Such cities ...

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  17. American Pharoah flies into LI on 'Air Horse One'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Long Island Business News

    American Pharoah, the thoroughbred vying for the Triple Crown, flew into Long Island Tuesday aboard a Boeing 727 affectionately known as "Air Horse One," beginning the last leg of his journey to the Belmont Stakes . The 3-year-old colt left Louisville, Ky., at 11:45 a.m. and landed at Long Island MacArthur Airport in Islip roughly an hour and a half later on a plane with Pegasus, the winged horse, as its logo.

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  18. Man nearly dies searching for D.B. Cooper's parachuteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | USA Today

    ... a Northwest Orient Airlines airliner between Portland and Seattle in November 1971 and parachuted from the Boeing 727 to an uncertain fate with $200,000 in cash. L'Hommedieu, 46, hopped on his dirt bike and headed to the remote area they planned to ...

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  19. Jet to be buried 20ft below Edgbaston Reservoir in wacky art schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | IcTamworth

    ... well-being. Swiss artist Christoph BA1 4chel is raising 1.5 million dollars for his plan to bury a decommissioned Boeing 727 in the Mojave Desert. This three-storey detached Victorian property in Montague Road, Edgbaston, offers superb family ...

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  20. Artwork takes flight undergroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Iol.co.za

    ... Hiorns' idea is not unique. Swiss artist Christoph Buchel is raising $1.5m ( 1m) to bury a decommissioned Boeing 727 in the Mojave desert and an environmental collective called Bury The Jumbo plans to bury an aeroplane in collaboration with airline ...

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