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Video: B-58 Hustler 1960s Low-Level Bombing Documentary

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This 1960s documentary profiles the low-level bombing capabilities of the B-58 during several test flights, and also serves as a great example of the kind of intimidating information the US pushed towards the Soviet Union during the Cold War. (youtu.be) Ещё...

Blind Pilot Flies And Lands A Real Airplane

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After a retinal degenerative disease stole pilot Jim Platzer's eyesight, one of his greatest fears would be that he could never fly again. After working closely with a certified flight instructor, Jim was able to take back the controls and performs the impossible feat of landing blind. (planelopnik.kinja.com) Ещё...

Watch the invisible patterns of air travel over some of the busiest skies in the world

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The air traffic control system over the United Kingdom keeps the nation’s airspace safe—and beautiful. In the video above, National Air Traffic Services (NATS), the association of air traffic controllers for 16 of the UK’s airports, offers a guided tour of how flight paths are managed by their staff over the course of a day. (qz.com) Ещё...

Barn Find Messerschmitt Starts After Being Stored For 45 Years

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Amazing story of warbirds in a barn. Some one of a kind in the world. (planelopnik.kinja.com) Ещё...

NTSB: Drone Flights Are Subject to FAA Regulations

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The government has the power to hold drone operators accountable when they operate the remote-control aircraft recklessly, a federal safety board ruled Tuesday in a setback to small drone operators chafing under Federal Aviation Administration restrictions. The FAA had fined Raphael Pirker, an aerial photographer, $10,000 (www.nbcnews.com) Ещё...

(PDF) GPS interference in the Korean peninsula

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From the FAA Notice: "U.S. OPERATORS FLYING IN THE INCHEON FIR (RKRR), ESPECIALLY NEAR SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA, ARE ADVISED THAT THEY MAY EXPERIENCE INTERFERENCE WITH OR DISRUPTION OF THEIR GPS NAVIGATION SYSTEMS WHILE FLYING IN THIS AREA. THERE HAVE BEEN REPORTS OF CIVIL AIRCRAFT EXPERIENCING GPS NAVIGATION SYSTEMS INTERFERENCE. IN THE EVENT INTERFERENCE OR DISRUPTION IS ENCOUNTERED, PILOTS SHOULD BE PREPARED TO USE NON-GPS NAVIGATIONAL AIDS. " (www.faa.gov) Ещё...

Houston Controller Talks VFR Pilot Stuck On Top Down To A Safe Landing

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It was no leisure flight Sunday for Mark Nelson when he found himself trapped above the clouds over a heavily populated area. His only way down? To put his life in the hands of an air traffic controller. (www.khou.com) Ещё...

Qantas get B738 1970's make over for Queensland based jet

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At last we see the old livery come into the Qantas fleet a freshly painted up retro color scheme of the Qantas livery from the 1970's these were the colors on there B707's B742's b747sp jet them many years ago and John Travolta flew in with his b707 to mark the arrival yet his jet is in the original Vjet Qantas livery. http://www.couriermail.com.au/travel/travel-news/qantas-gives-plane-70s-makeover/story-fnjjv9zl-1227125424243 (www.couriermail.com.au) Ещё...

This Is The Most Awe Inspiring USAF Thunderbirds Video Ever

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Ride right inside the cockpit with Thunderbird #5, the lead solo, and see the incredible visuals they see out of their F-16C's bubble canopy. With the use of multiple in-cockpit angles from multiple locations during the a Thunderbirds season, and showing a wide variety of formations and tasks, this is quite possibly the most awe inspiring Thunderbirds video of all time. (foxtrotalpha.jalopnik.com) Ещё...

Coming soon on JetBlue: Bag fees, more seats

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Wall Street is finally getting its way with JetBlue. The airline had been one of the last to hold out against charging fliers more for checked bag. But JetBlue announced Wednesday that some customers will soon have to pay extra if they want to do so. (www.usatoday.com) Ещё...

The Slow Takeoff of Robert Bass's Supersonic Business Jet

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In 2000, Texas billionaire Robert Bass came across a theory of supersonic speed and aircraft wing technology that made him reach for his checkbook. First, he bought five textbooks used in Stanford University aeronautics classes to bone up on the subject. Then as he delved into the physics of planes, he became increasingly convinced that a profitable supersonic business jet was viable. Says Bass, who flew on the Concorde, which took passengers across the Atlantic faster than the speed of sound… (www.businessweek.com) Ещё...

An inside look at the cockpit of a B-36

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A pal of mine passed this on to me. I thought some of you who remember boiler gauges would enjoy the tour. B-36 Cockpit Gauge Maze The B-36 was a state of the art airplane in its day. The Flight Engineer was responsible for starting, maintaining and shutting down the 6 Radial Engines and the 4 Jet Engines required to make it fly and complete its mission. No modern technology, such as "Fly by Wire" or "Computer controlled Aircraft" systems, were involved here. Just straight… (www.nmusafvirtualtour.com) Ещё...

Video: First Emirates 3C 'Heavy' Check on a Airbus A380

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An interesting look behind the scenes of the first 3C check performed on an A380 at the Dubai Engineering Facility (economyclassandbeyond.boardingarea.com) Ещё...

Russia shows photo's of fighter jet shooting down MH17 B772

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Russia has come out with there evidence showing that the Ukraine fighter jet intercepted the b772 MAS MH17 aircraft with 289 passengers and crew aboard. I honestly think this photo looks a fake how would Russia take these photo's and watch if it was a Ukraine fighter jet destroy a civilian airliner http://www.couriermail.com.au/news/russian-media-releases-satellite-image-claiming-to-show-mh17-shot-down-by-ukrainian-fighter-jet/story-fniztvng-1227123846130 (www.couriermail.com.au) Ещё...

Oil prices are going down. So why do airfares keep climbing?

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U.S. airlines are saving tens of millions of dollars every week because of lower prices for jet fuel, their largest expense. So why don't they share some of the savings with passengers? (www.stltoday.com) Ещё...

Airliner Tracking to Become Norm

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Prompted by the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, government and aviation-industry officials are set to announce global standards calling for airliners to automatically report their position at least every 15 minutes, according to people familiar with the details. Taken together, the moves are intended to put in place the first truly universal, real-time tracking system for commercial aircraft operating over water, isolated polar regions or other areas lacking ground-based radar… (online.wsj.com) Ещё...

CityJet RJ85 cracked windshield over Birmingham

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A Cityjet on behalf of Air France FLT WX-1117/af-1117 from Dublin (Ireland) to Paris charles de Gaulle airport (France) was at flt310 about 55nm S/W of Birmingham (UK) got a cracked window. The crew and the 86 Passengers on board landed safely http://www.aeroinside.com/item/4945/cityjet-rj85-near-birmingham-on-nov-16th-2014-cracked-windshield-rnl (www.aeroinside.com) Ещё...

Feds gather phone data from the sky with aircraft mimicking cell towers

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Sources told the WSJ that USMS operated these planes from five major airports in the US and that the program had a flying range “covering most of the US population.” The devices on the planes can capture unique identifying information from “tens of thousands” of cellphones on the ground. Using that information, federal authorities can pinpoint a cellphone user's location from “within three meters or within a specific room in a building,” the WSJ said. (arstechnica.com) Ещё...

South Korea Orders Asiana Airlines To Suspend Flights To SFO For Deadly 2013 Plane Crash

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SAN FRANCISCO INT’L AIRPORT (CBS SF) — Asiana Airlines has been ordered by the South Korean government to temporarily stop flying to San Francisco International Airport, following last year’s crash that killed three passengers and injured more than 180 people. (sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com) Ещё...

This Plane That Carries Planes Costs a Quarter of a Billion Dollars

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With a front end like Megamind's noggin, this massive airliner may not be the prettiest of airplanes but her whopping 47 ton cargo capacity more than makes up for her homeliness. Popularly known as the "Beluga," this super-capacity transport helps keep the European aviation industry in the air. It's a whale of a plane. (gizmodo.com) Ещё...

Qantas retires its very first Boeing 747-400

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Qantas will retire its first-ever Boeing 747-400 next month - VH-OJA – which opened up the one-stop Kangaroo Route between Australia and London, and even made a promotional non-stop flight from London to Sydney (albeit with minimal passengers and cargo) to highlight the jumbo's long-range capabilities. (www.ausbt.com.au) Ещё...

American Airlines looks to pay pilots more

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American Airlines decided to raise wages for their pilots in light of pending Labor Agreements (www.dallasnews.com) Ещё...

Video: K-Max demonstrate unmanned fire fighting

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A team of Lockheed Martin and Kaman K-Max unmanned aircraft successfully demonstrated its ability to aid in firefighting operations. (www.aviationanalysis.net) Ещё...

Antonov 225 Set To Take Off From YYZ At 12:00 EST - Live Stream

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Flight# ADBF352F Toronto, Canada to Leipzig, Germany http://flightaware.com/live/flight/ADB352F/history/20141119/1700Z/CYYZ/EDDP (toronto.ctvnews.ca) Ещё...

Virgin America Going Public This Week

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Some people have never even heard of the airline, but now it's going public. (time.com) Ещё...

G20 world leaders arrive at YBBN/BNE

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yesterday at YBBN/BNE most of the G20 world leaders turned up in there great looking aircraft. Its the first time Air India has arrivrd at brisbane airport with there B744 the b747sp-44 belonging to Saudi arabia is also here along with the Japan Airlines b747 or ex JAL and MEXICO'S aircraft. Mnay plane spotters were treated to a real good show of these jets. Obama b742 AF1 is at RAAF Amberley AFB and the doomsday b742 is at YBBN/BNE. The NZ PM is still to come anz will offer to fly the PM here… (www.couriermail.com.au) Ещё...

GoGo Inflight Internet receives new flying test lab: a 737-500.

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GoGo previously operated a Challenger 600 aircraft for testing purposes, but testing their new "Ground to Air / Satellite" hybrid internet solution, they've upgraded to a 737-500, offering more room and cargo space for their flying test bed. (concourse.gogoair.com) Ещё...

Scoot flies Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners to Perth, Hong Kong from January

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Singapore Airlines' low-cost offshoot Scoot will take its inaugural Boeing 787-9 flight in January next year, with the Dreamliner heading from Singapore to Hong Kong and then to Perth. (www.ausbt.com.au) Ещё...

(VIdeo) Why Can't You Use Phones on Planes?

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"Angry passengers create turbulence for the airlines." (www.youtube.com) Ещё...

FAA requires Boeing 777 operators to inspect pitch rate sensors

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A new airworthiness directive issued by the US Federal Aviation Administration requires Boeing 777 operators to inspect and potentially replace the aircraft's dual pitch rate sensors (PRS). The directive, which applies to 777-200LRs, -300s, -300ERs and 777 freighters, comes in response to reports received by the agency of dual failures of the sensors. (www.flightglobal.com) Ещё...

Delta orders A350, A330neo

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Airbus may be lagging behind in the race between the A350 and 787, but it has won another important airline over for this fight. (jansaviation.com) Ещё...

Airbus to deliver first A350 XWB jetliner around December 12

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European planemaker Airbus aims to deliver the first A350 jetliner to launch customer Qatar Airways by mid-December, the airline said on Tuesday. Gulf News quoted its chief executive Akbar Al Baker as saying the mid-sized jet would be delivered between Dec. 12 and 15‎ and appeared to rule out any last-minute hitches that might rattle investors in planemaker parent Airbus Group. (uk.reuters.com) Ещё...

Southwest Airlines expands footprint at Denver International Airport

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Southwest Airlines is one step closer to moving into its newly expanded home at Denver International Airport. The City Council on Monday approved an amended lease agreement with the airline, allowing Southwest's use of five new gates and support space in DIA's Concourse C. (www.denverpost.com) Ещё...

Airbus to Build Five A330-Based ‘Beluga’ Jets

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Airbus Group NV will build five new Beluga transport planes based on its A330 wide body jet as the European plane maker seeks to secure its ability to meet increasing production demands. (online.wsj.com) Ещё...

The A350 XWB embarks on demonstration tour of Asia

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The world’s newest airliner, the Airbus A350-900, just took off from Toulouse for its very first demo tour taking it on an 11-day trip around Asia. (www.airbus.com) Ещё...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing plane in Lake Pontchartrain

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The U.S. Coast Guard has suspended the search for a missing aircraft in Lake Pontchartrain, Thursday. (dcnewsroom.blogspot.com) Ещё...

Aircraft crashes in southwest China

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An aircraft crashed in southwest China's Sichuan Province on Saturday, local sources confirmed.Pilots had bailed out before the aircraft fell to the ground near a village in Pixian County, Chengdu City, the provincial capital, at around 2 p.m., the county government said. (news.xinhuanet.com) Ещё...

Mock dogfighting fun

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Some mock dogfighting action between a Pitts S1S and an RV-6A. Just in case I needed motivation to keep working on my RV-8... (www.youtube.com) Ещё...

Air New Zealand, Air China form strategic alliance

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Air China will launch Beijing-Auckland flights as part of a 'strategic alliance' with fellow Star Alliance carrier Air New Zealand. (www.ausbt.com.au) Ещё...

Small plane crashes into a home near Midway Airport

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The Chicago Fire Department confirms the plane crashed into the home at 6511 S. Knox Avenue just before 3 a.m. this morning (wgntv.com) Ещё...

Top 5 mistakes you WILL make during your first 250 hours

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While sitting around a hangar telling flying stories, I realized that many of us have made the same mistakes – sometimes more than once. I compiled a list of five mistakes that are normally not life threatening, but cause the hand to smack the forehead of many pilots. Please heed the warning. (learntoflyhere.com) Ещё...

Learjet Crashes in Bahamas, 9 On-Board

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A Learjet has crashed while attempting to land in Freeport, an island in the Bahamas. There were 7 passengers and 2 crew on-board at the time, including prominent Pastor Myles Munroe. The jet reportedly struck a crane in the Bahama shipyard while on approach and subsequently exploded and crashed into a junk yard near the airport. (www.bigstory.ap.org) Ещё...

A350 achieve FAA certification

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The new generation Airbus A350 airliner achieved US FAA certification following European EASA certification on September 30th. (www.aviationanalysis.net) Ещё...

First Photo, Etihad 787-9

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Etihad 787-9 seen on ramp. Seen in new livery! Great new livery on this great aircraft! (www.airliners.net) Ещё...

exchanges between pilots and controllers

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snarky, witty, and downright creative exchanges keeps things interesting. (www.tickld.com) Ещё...

No-fly zones over Disney parks face new scrutiny

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The Disney restrictions have been in place since 2003, thanks to a provision quietly slipped into a massive congressional spending bill weeks before the Iraq war. Defense and counter-terrorism officials did not appear to ask for the Disney protections, which were instead urged by at least one Disney lobbyist, according to an Orlando Sentinel investigation in 2003. (www.latimes.com) Ещё...

KLM MD-11 listed as 'Spacious Airline Apartment' on Airbnb

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There's no need to rub your eyes: That is a KLM MD-11 widebody jet showing up on Airbnb.com. Dutch carrier KLM has teamed up with the vacation rental site for a promotion in which aviation enthusiasts can win a night's stay in Amsterdam. The lodging would be inside one of the airline's just-retired MD-11s. (www.usatoday.com) Ещё...

Landing Simonds strip (Vimeo video)

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Landing Simonds strip in the Idaho Backcountry 900' long at 5243' elevation (vimeo.com) Ещё...

97 Year Old Barn Storming Warbird Restored By Team Of Volunteers

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3 years and hundreds of man hours later, a 1917 Standard J-1 World War I trainer takes to the air for the first time in over 3 decades after a complete restoration conducted by a team assembled completely of volunteers. (planelopnik.com) Ещё...

'Flying Doughnuts': Airbus Files Patent For A New Kind Of Plane

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Airbus has filed a patent for a new plane that looks decidedly more Star Trek Enterprise than airplane. The Financial Times dubbed it "flying doughnuts." (www.npr.org) Ещё...