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Indian pilots grounded after plane smashed into wall during take off before flying four hours

INDIAN PILOTS GROUNDED AFTER PLANE SMASHED INTO WALL DURING TAKE OFF BEFORE FLYING FOUR HOURS

An aircraft carrying 136 people hit a perimeter wall as it was taking off from Trichy airport in India. The pilot continued to fly...

71 years ago, Chuck Yeager smashed the sound barrier - here's what it was like on the famous flight

71 YEARS AGO, CHUCK YEAGER SMASHED THE SOUND BARRIER - HERE'S WHAT IT WAS LIKE ON THE FAMOUS FLIGHT

USAF Chuck Yeager broke the sound barrier in a Bell X-1 experimental aircraft on October 14, 1947. Yeager, a World War II fighter pilot,...

 
 
 
Delta's new A220 narrowbody coming on sale for January debut

DELTA'S NEW A220 NARROWBODY COMING ON SALE FOR JANUARY DEBUT

The next era of air travel starts S​aturday with Delta selling top domestic business routes on the new A220-100 aircraft, a state-of-the-art...

Hamburg Airport and Emirates present A380 gate with three boarding bridges

HAMBURG AIRPORT AND EMIRATES PRESENT A380 GATE WITH THREE BOARDING BRIDGES

Hamburg is ready for Airbus A380: All necessary construction works at Hamburg Airport have been completed and the airport is ready...

 
 
 
Aeroflot launches flights to Dublin

AEROFLOT LAUNCHES FLIGHTS TO DUBLIN

Starting from 28 October 2018, Aeroflot will operate regular flights to Dublin,the capital of Ireland. Daily flights on Airbus A320...

British Airways celebrate 60 years since first Transatlantic jet flight

BRITISH AIRWAYS CELEBRATE 60 YEARS SINCE FIRST TRANSATLANTIC JET FLIGHT

On the 4th October 1958 the first ever jet powered airliner to fly across the Atlantic took off from London bound for New York. The...

 
 
 
The US military is planning a serious showdown with China, a significant show of force on tense tides involving American warships and aircraft

THE US MILITARY IS PLANNING A SERIOUS SHOWDOWN WITH CHINA, A SIGNIFICANT SHOW OF FORCE ON TENSE TIDES INVOLVING AMERICAN WARSHIPS AND AIRCRAFT

The US military is reportedly planning to send US warships, combat aircraft, and troops through the South China Sea and Taiwan Strait...

New Aircraft Stands Enable The First Step In Capacity Growth At London Stansted Airport

NEW AIRCRAFT STANDS ENABLE THE FIRST STEP IN CAPACITY GROWTH AT LONDON STANSTED AIRPORT

Four new aircraft parking stands have become operational this week, marking the completion of the first phase of airfield works as...

 
 
 
US aircraft carriers are spending less time deployed for war - which could become a problem as the US Navy prepares to take on China and Russia

US AIRCRAFT CARRIERS ARE SPENDING LESS TIME DEPLOYED FOR WAR - WHICH COULD BECOME A PROBLEM AS THE US NAVY PREPARES TO TAKE ON CHINA AND RUSSIA

US Navy Photo Forced to pay the high cost of overuse of America's carrier force during the global war on terror, backlogs at public...

The amazing story of how the Airbus A320 family became the Boeing 737's greatest foe

THE AMAZING STORY OF HOW THE AIRBUS A320 FAMILY BECAME THE BOEING 737'S GREATEST FOE

The Airbus A320 is the second best selling airliner of all time behind the Boeing 737 . Through the end of August, Airbus has sold...

 
 
 
Indigo aircraft suffers tyre burst, makes emergency landing at Ahmedabad

INDIGO AIRCRAFT SUFFERS TYRE BURST, MAKES EMERGENCY LANDING AT AHMEDABAD

An IndiGo aircraft that was carrying 185 passengers made an emergency landing here Wednesday after suffering a tyre burst, according...

Amid a growing trade war, the US is hitting China with sanctions for buying Russian jets and missiles

AMID A GROWING TRADE WAR, THE US IS HITTING CHINA WITH SANCTIONS FOR BUYING RUSSIAN JETS AND MISSILES

The US has hit China with sanctions for Beijing's dealings with Russian weapons makers. The move is related to Beijing's purchase of...

 
 
 
One picture shows why Beijing's 'carrier killer' missiles won't win it the South China Sea in a fight

ONE PICTURE SHOWS WHY BEIJING'S 'CARRIER KILLER' MISSILES WON'T WIN IT THE SOUTH CHINA SEA IN A FIGHT

US Navy Photo The US military just did a drill in the Pacific that brought together nuclear bombers, next-generation stealth fighters,...

Why Wargaming is disrupting World of Warships with submarines and revamped aircraft carriers

WHY WARGAMING IS DISRUPTING WORLD OF WARSHIPS WITH SUBMARINES AND REVAMPED AIRCRAFT CARRIERS

Wargaming is about to introduce some major changes to World of Warships, the real-time World War II naval simulation that debuted in...

 
 
 
Syria reportedly shoots down a Russian plane on accident while fending off an Israeli missile strike

SYRIA REPORTEDLY SHOOTS DOWN A RUSSIAN PLANE ON ACCIDENT WHILE FENDING OFF AN ISRAELI MISSILE STRIKE

Hassan Ammar/AP Photo US military officials believe Syrian forces accidentally shot down a Russian aircraft, according to a CNN report. Russia...

The Pentagon is Scrambling to Get Out of Hurricane Florence's Way

THE PENTAGON IS SCRAMBLING TO GET OUT OF HURRICANE FLORENCE'S WAY

The U.S. Mid-Atlantic region is one of the most heavily armed places on Earth, home to aircraft carriers, nuclear missile submarines,...

 
 
 
Technical snag forces Flybe plane to land in Birmingham

TECHNICAL SNAG FORCES FLYBE PLANE TO LAND IN BIRMINGHAM

An engine failure forced a Flybe plane to make an emergency landing with only one working engine at Birmingham Airport. The pilot shut...

30 ships ordered to flee US Navy's biggest base in Virginia as Hurricane Florence closes in

30 SHIPS ORDERED TO FLEE US NAVY'S BIGGEST BASE IN VIRGINIA AS HURRICANE FLORENCE CLOSES IN

Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ernest R. Scott The US Navy has ordered 30 ships, likely including nuclear-powered aircraft...

 
 
 
The US Navy just sent Russia and China powerful messages with aircraft carrier shows of force

THE US NAVY JUST SENT RUSSIA AND CHINA POWERFUL MESSAGES WITH AIRCRAFT CARRIER SHOWS OF FORCE

US Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Brian M. Brooks The US Navy carried out two high profile aircraft carrier...

The US Navy is making a nearly billion-dollar bet on drones that can make aircraft carriers more lethal

THE US NAVY IS MAKING A NEARLY BILLION-DOLLAR BET ON DRONES THAT CAN MAKE AIRCRAFT CARRIERS MORE LETHAL

Eric Shindelbower/Boeing The Navy has awarded a contract for the development of an unmanned refueling aircraft. The service wants better...