On April 29, 2013, a National Airlines Boeing 747-428M(BCF), N949CA, operating as NCR102, crashed on takeoff from Bagram Air Base (OAI/OAIX) in Afghanistan. The impact destroyed the airframe, killing all seven crew members. Below, the aircraft is seen taxiing at John F.
Highlights included an Emirates A380-861 with "Expo 2020 Dubai, UAE" titles, Aeroflot Boeing 777-3M0/ER and trio of JetBlue specials.
Frontier Airlines launched five new routes from Trenton-Mercer Airport on Monday and Tuesday, bringing the total number of destinations from the Ewing, NJ airport to ten. The new nonstop flights include Atlanta, Chicago (Midway), Columbus, Detroit and Raleigh/Durham.
Toronto-based Sky Regional Airlines commenced service from Toronto Pearson (CYYZ) to Philadelphia, PA (KPHL) on March 14. The route is served with Embraer 175 equipment, in Air Canada Express branding — the first time those titles have appeared on an ERJ.
American Eagle painted their first Canadair Regional Jet, a CRJ-701ER (N505AE), in the company's new colors. The aircraft was seen departing Philadelphia International on Sunday, for Chicago O'Hare.
Tampa Cargo, based in Columbia, has begun service with their first Airbus A330-200F freighter (N330QT). The aircraft was spotted arriving at Miami International (MIA / KMIA) from the company's home base at Jose Maria Cordova International (MDE / SKRG), on January 22nd.
Windward Islands Airways (Winair) has painted a newly-acquired De Havilland Canada DHC-6-300 Twin Otter in special colors, to celebrate the airline's 50th anniversary. PJ-WIJ was seen arriving at St.
Cary's photo of an US Air Force Boeing VC-25A (Air Force One), appears on the cover of the new January 2013 issue of Aviation News magazine.
On Friday, November 16th, Frontier Airlines commenced service from Trenton-Mercer Airport (KTTN) in New Jersey to Orlando International Airport (KMCO).
Two of Cary's photos have been published in the 2013 Commercial Aircraft Calendar by Sparta. The photos depict a Windward Express Airways Islander landing over the beach at TFFJ (September), and the China Airlines Boeing 747-400 "Dynasty Dreamliner" (November).