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2001 In Aviation

Years in aviation: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Centuries: 20th century · 21st century · 22nd century
Decades: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s 2020s 2030s
Years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004

This is a list of aviation-related events from 2001:


  • Events 1
    • January 1.1
    • February 1.2
    • March 1.3
    • April 1.4
    • May 1.5
    • June 1.6
    • July 1.7
    • August 1.8
    • September 1.9
    • October 1.10
    • November 1.11
    • December 1.12
  • First flights 2
    • January 2.1
    • February 2.2
    • July 2.3
  • Entered service 3
  • References 4




  • February 1 – Aer Lingus Commuter, a subsidiary of Aer Lingus founded in 1984, merges into Aer Lingus.
  • February 16 – American and British aircraft launch attacks against six targets in southern Iraq, including command centers, radars, and communications centers, hitting only about 40% of the targets.[2] Incidents of planes enforcing the no-fly zone over southern Iraq in Operation Southern Watch thereafter exchange fire with Iraqi air defense sites on a weekly basis.











First flights




Entered service


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  3. ^ , December 24, 2001.The TelegraphFenton, Ben, "Bomb on Flight 63,"
  4. ^ Boot, Max, "The U.S. strategy against the Islamic State must be retooled. Here’s how,", November 14, 2014.
  5. ^ Jackson 2003, pp. 419–420.
  • Jackson, Paul. Jane's All The World's Aircraft 2003–2004. Coulsdon, UK: Jane's Information Group, 2003. ISBN 0-7106-2537-5.
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