July 2016


Aviation Trivia #62

Did you know that American’s biggest competitor for the international market in the late 1940’s was an airline called American Overseas Airways?


Aviation Trivia #59

Did you know that Delta operates a Boeing 717 daily between San Diego and Los Angeles, making it the only airline to operate a non-regional jet flight between SAN and LAX? (Tip of the hat…

Alaska Airlines' new livery

New Routes For Newark

Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) has been getting a lot of new flights recently, from two sources: Alaska Airlines and Virgin America. In April, the FAA loosened slot restrictions at EWR, meaning that more flights…


The Purge.

The recent attempted coup in Turkey has caused a lot of political and economic instability. Trying to root opposition to the regime, Turkish President Recep Erdogan has begun a “purge” of people supposedly involved in…