2004 in aviation

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This is a list of aviation-related events from 2004:

Events[edit]

January[edit]

February[edit]

March[edit]

  • 27 March – NASA's X-43 pilotless plane breaks world speed record for an atmospheric engine by briefly flying at 7,700 kilometers (4,800 mi) per hour (seven times the speed of sound)

April[edit]

May[edit]

June[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

September[edit]

October[edit]

  • 4 October – SpaceShipOne successfully makes her 3rd flight into space and proves to be a plausible option for space tourism, thus winning the Ansari X-Prize

November[edit]

December[edit]

First flights[edit]

March[edit]

May[edit]

June[edit]

July[edit]

Entered service[edit]

References[edit]