Cockpit Windshield

How The Aircraft Windows Are Made To Withstand Enormous Stresses

How The Aircraft Windows Are Made To Withstand Enormous Stresses Lately there have been concerns raised over the safety of aircraft windows. Such worry was caused by most recent accidents. One, where the cockpit windshield of a Sichuan Airlines A319 blew out being at 30,000 feet. Another one, where the failure of the engine on […]

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China Is About To Deliver World’s Largest Amphibious Aircraft By 2022

China Is About To Deliver World’s Largest Amphibious Aircraft By 2022

China Is About To Deliver World’s Largest Amphibious Aircraft By 2022 It was reported by the state-run news agency Xinhua, that China is about to deliver its domestically developed AG600, the world‘s largest amphibious aircraft, to customers by 2020. The aircraft was developed in an attempt to make the military more modern, in between the […]

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Disney Toy Story Airplane Takes Off In China

Disney Toy Story Airplane Takes Off In China

Disney Toy Story Airplane Takes Off In China If you are a fan of Disney movies and it‘s magic world, then you will love the style of this aircraft. „Disney Toy Story“ aircraft launched in Shanghai, on April 28th as a joint venture between China Eastern Airlines and the Shanghai Disney Resort. This new airplane […]

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Pilotless planes could be possible in the next decade

Pilotless Planes Could Be Possible In The Next Decade

Pilotless Planes Could Be Possible In The Next Decade According to a new study, which was made by investment bank UBS, the new technology of pilotless planes is in the developing process. That would make the remotely flying an aircraft possible in the near future. £27 billion – this is the amount of money that […]

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Why In The Most Of Airplanes Seats Are Blue?

Why Are Most Of Airplanes Seats Blue?

Why Are Most Of Airplanes Seats Blue? Different airlines have customized designs inside of their airplanes. But most of them have one thing in common. Have you noticed that the seats are always blue? Undoubtedly, one might think that its because blue symbolizes the sky for us. For the fact, there is a much more […]

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Is One Pilot In A Cockpit Enough?

Is One Pilot In A Cockpit Enough?

Is One Pilot In A Cockpit Enough? It is widely known that aviation industry is currently facing a shortage of pilots. But maybe what we need is to reduce the number of pilots in the cockpit to one instead of trying to find more of them? Even though pilots getting way higher than average salaries, […]

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Flight Attendant Puts Out The Fire With A Bottle Of Water

Flight Attendant Puts Out The Fire With A Bottle Of Water

Flight Attendant Puts Out The Fire With A Bottle Of Water China Southern Airlines domestic flight was about to take off when one of the passengers’ bag was caught on fire in an overhead compartment.  Shortly visible smoke after a couple of minutes filled the plane. After the fire started a little bit of chaos […]

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Things Pilots Notice When They Travel As Passengers

Things Pilots Notice When They Travel As Passengers

Things Pilots Notice When They Travel As Passengers Pilots and experts are trained to be attentive on planes, so even when they don’t have to fly the plane and can sit in the main cabin, pilots notice things that other passengers don’t. Business Insider interviewed two airline pilots and collected responses from a Quora thread to […]

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First Test Flight

Airbus VTOL Aircraft Completes First Test Flight

Airbus VTOL Aircraft Completes First Test Flight Aerospace giant Airbus’ Vahana electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) aircraft called as Alpha One, completed its first autonomous test flight on 31 January. At 8:52AM, the full-scale vehicle reached a modest height of five meters (16 feet) before descending safely. The self-piloted flight only lasted 53 seconds, but […]

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Plane Makes Emergency Landing

Plane Makes Emergency Landing on California Freeway

Plane Makes Emergency Landing on California Freeway A small plane made an emergency landing on the 55 Freeway in Costa Mesa on Sunday evening after its engine failed and powerful winds prevented the pilot from getting to the nearest airport. The pilot, who identified himself as 25-year-old Izzy Slod, told CBS he managed to land […]

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