Simple Flying



US Airways aircraft 1
The Story of US Airways

The US Airways brand disappeared from the skies in 2015 - what were some of the key moments in the airline's 76-year history prior to that?

By  and
British Airways Boeing 767 1
Did You Know: British Airways Once Leased Three Boeing 767-200ERs From USAir

The agreement lasted for around three years in the mid-1990s.

By  and
USAir_Boeing_737-300 1
32 Years Ago Today: The Los Angeles Runway Disaster

A controller in the LAX tower was deemed to have been responsible for the collision.

USAir Flight 5050 1
September 20th 1989: A Deadly Day For USAir

Two passengers died as a result of a fatal runway overshoot involving USAir flight 5050.

By  and
10038832705_cff7f88aa2_k 1
How USAir Flight 427 Became Pennsylvania's Deadliest Air Disaster

A rudder malfunction was to blame for the crash of USAir flight 427.

8298664298_b577244d07_k 1
A Brief History Of Former US Carrier Piedmont Airlines

A look at the history of North Carolina's Piedmont Airlines.

USAir DC-9 1
Deadly Microburst: The Story Of USAir Flight 1016

The accident occurred 28 years ago today.

Allegheny Airlines DC-9 1
The Story Of Former US Carrier Allegheny Airlines

Read the story of the former US carrier Allegheny Airlines.