• A United States Navy MH-53 of HM-14 was destroyed fire after an emergency landing near Pohang, South Korea, all 12 on-board vacated the helicopter safely. - 29th June 2012
  • Six Uyghur men armed with aluminum crutches and explosives attempt to hijack Tianjin Airlines Flight 7554, an Embraer ERJ-190 on a flight from Hotan to Urümqi, China, with 95 other people aboard. The crew and other passengers resist them and foil the hijacking attempt. Two hijackers are killed and 13 people (two hijackers, two security officers, two flight attendants, and seven passengers) are injured, and the plane returns safely to Hotan. - 29th June 2012
  • KLM becomes the first airline in the world to provide flights using biofuel. - 29th June 2011
  • PK-BRO, a DHC-6 Twin Otter operated by Aviastar Mandiri, crashes on approach to Wamena Airport, Indonesia, killing all three crew. - 29th June 2009
  • The plane of the Prime Minister of the Ivory Coast Guillaume Soro was attacked by unknown Friday morning with the airport of Bouake (center), an act insulated which made at least four died, but saved Mr. Soro, and thrown a cold on the process of reconciliation in progress in the country. Ivory Coast Prime Minister Guillaume Soro survived a rocket attack on his plane after it landed at an airport in the central town of Bouake, said spokesman Issa Doumbia. - 29th June 2007
  • First flight of the Piasecki X-49 - 29th June 2007
  • Northwest Airlines Flight 327 was a flight from the Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport in Romulus, Michigan to the Los Angeles International Airport in Los Angeles, California. This event happened aboard N543US, a Boeing 757-200. The suspicious behaviour of a party of 13 Syrian musicians, on their way to an engagement in San Diego, alarmed flight attendants and passengers and raised concerns that they were observing a terrorist attack or a dry run test. - 29th June 2004
  • First flight of the Bell 407 - 29th June 1995
  • Italian Professor Enrico Forlanini’s steam-powered helicopter is tested at Alexandria, Egypt. - 29th June 1977
  • In the 1972 Lake Winnebago mid-air collision, North Central Airlines Flight 290, a Convair CV-580, and Air Wisconsin Flight 671, a de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter, collide over Lake Winnebago near Appleton, Wisconsin, killing all 13 people on board the two aircraft. - 29th June 1972
  • Forward air controller and OV-10 Bronco pilot Capt. Steven L. Bennett lost his life after a gun battle with Viet Cong gun positions, and was awarded a posthumous Medal of Honor. - 29th June 1972
  • For the first time, President Lyndon B. Johnson’s administration authorizes attacks on industrial targets in northeastern North Vietnam and on North Vietnam’s entire petroleum, oil, and lubricants system. - 29th June 1966
  • The U. S. Air Force bombs Hanoi for the first time - 29th June 1966
  • First flight of the Saab 105 - 29th June 1963
  • First flight of the Vickers VC10, an Evolution of the long-range British airliner. - 29th June 1962