First US Airways Aircraft Takes to the Skies in American Airlines Livery

American Airlines today entered into service the first legacy US Airways aircraft, an Airbus A319, painted in the American Airlines livery. The newly dressed plane, tail number N700UW, will debut its freshly painted fuselage with service from Charlotte to New York’s LaGuardia Airport on flight 2060. “Today marks an important next step in our airlines’ […]

American Airlines Takes Delivery of its First Airbus A319 Aircraft

American Airlines Airbus A319

Taking the next step forward in creating a more modern, fuel-efficient fleet, American Airlines today welcomes its first Airbus A319 aircraft, the first of 260 planned Airbus narrowbody deliveries. American and Airbus celebrated this important milestone with a special delivery ceremony at the Airbus manufacturing facility in Hamburg, Germany. The Airbus A319 will offer customers […]

Cebu Pacific A319 Skids off Runway at Manila

A Cebu Pacific jet skidded off the runway after landing at Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Philippines) yesterday damaging several runway lights before coming to a stop back on the runway surface. ‘The aircraft skidded to the right portion of the runway after flight 5J448 landed at 4:16pm from Iloilo on Thursday, June 13, amid heavy […]

British Airways A319 Jet Returns to Heathrow When Both Engines Suffer Major Problems [VIDEOS]

British Airways Airbus A319 limps in to London Heathrow after possible double engine failure

A British Airways jet en route to Oslo, Norway returned to London Heathrow Airport this morning when both engines suffered major mechanical issues. British Airways Flight 762, an Airbus A319 with 75 passengers on board, was climbing out of Heathrow when the left side engine lost the cowling doors after an apparent loud bang. Reports […]