- 2000 in aviation
dn3=2030sThis is a list of
aviation-related events from 2000:
January 30- Kenya Airways Flight 431crashes into the Atlantic Ocean, killing 169.
January 31- An Alaska Airlines Flight 261,an McDonnell Douglas MD-83,Crashed into the Pacific Ocean north of Los Angeles, 20 miles west of Point Mugu Naval Air Station. 88 passengers and crew are killed.
April 19- An Air Philippines Boeing 737-200 crashes near Davao International Airport, killing 131.
July 10- EADSis formed by the merger of Aérospatiale-Matra, Dornier, DaimlerChrysler Aerospace AG (DASA), and Construcciones Aeronáuticas SA (CASA).
July 25- a Concordeof Air France( Air France Flight 4590) catches fire after takeoff, crashing and killing all 100 passengers, nine crew and four people on the ground, at Gonesse, France.
November 3- Last flight of an EC-135E Advanced Range Instrumentation Aircraft as a flight crew from the Air Force Flight Test Center delivered the last EC-135E, (serial number 60-374 - nicknamed "The Bird of Prey"), with full Prime Mission Electronic Equipment ( PMEE), to the National Museum of the United States Air Force.
*RQ-8A Fire Scout first autonomous flight
February 29- Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-35
Adam M-309 CarbonAero
July 18- Dassault AVE-D Petit Duc stealth UAV
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