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2 dead in San Francisco plane crash

...the ground," he said.The last time a large U.S. airline lost a plane in a fatal crash was an American Airlines Airbus A300 taking off from John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York in 2001.Asia remains one of the fastest-growing...
Boeing picks GE, Rolls Royce to supply engines for 7E7 airplane

...Nisbet, an analyst with JSA Research. The fuel-efficient, 200-plus passenger jet is slated to compete with rival Airbus' A300 and A310 airplanes and to replace Boeing's older 757 and 767 airplanes. It is expected to fly in 2008. Mike Bair...
Pan American Games begin

...monument to the victims of American Airlines Flight 587. "This monument reminds us how fragile life is," he said. The Airbus A300-600 was headed for the Dominican Republic when it crashed after leaving Kennedy Airport on Nov. 12, 2001, killing...
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Passenger jet crashes in New York

...traffic. The United Nations was partially locked down, and the Empire State Building was evacuated. Flight 587, an Airbus A300 with 246 passengers and nine crew members aboard, went down at 9:17 a.m. in clear, sunny weather in the waterfront...
Boeing Co. announces launch order for 7E7 airline

...gained $1 to $43.45 in early trading Monday on the New York Stock Exchange. The 7E7 is designed to compete with the Airbus A300 series - manufactured by Boeing's European rival - as well as to replace the 757 and 767. While Airbus has touted...