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(Video) "Crosswind turboprop torment"

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"More BHXwinds action (X-winds at BHX airport), as Dash-8 and ATR twin-engines have a difficult time coping with gusts and windshear." (www.youtube.com) Mer...

SR-22 ditched in Pacific Ocean en-route to Hawaii

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The U.S. Coast Guard is responding to a distress call from a single engine aircraft running out of fuel approximately 975 miles north of the Big Island. (dcnewsroom.blogspot.com) Mer...

Airbus' Beluga: Giant of the skies set to get even larger

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It's the white whale of the skies and one of aviation's rarest and most loved planes currently in service. (www.cnn.com) Mer...

Watch seven jets landing in perfect formation

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They may not have the cool F-16s of the US Air Force's Thunderbirds or the ultra-cool Northrop F-5E Tiger II of the Patroullie Suisse, but the Spanish Air Force's Patrulla Águila (Eagle Patrol) can do some cool tricks too. Here they are landing in formation. (sploid.gizmodo.com) Mer...

How all "Disruptive Passenger" diverts should end.

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A South African woman caused an AC flight from LHR-YYZ to be diverted to YHZ after berating and technically assaulting members of the cabin crew. After pleading guilty, she will pay a fine and reimburse AC for the cost of the diversion. (www.cbc.ca) Mer...

15 hours on a Boeing 787 Dreamliner, in coach

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Want to sit for 15 hours? Boeing's new 787-9 claims better passenger comfort over extremely long-haul routes. Here's what it's like on one of the longest you can take. (www.cnet.com) Mer...

O'Hare regains title of world's busiest airport

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O'Hare International Airport is again the world's busiest airport for passenger and cargo traffic, a designation it lost a decade ago, according to data from the Federal Aviation Administration (www.chicagotribune.com) Mer...

American Airlines takes delivery of its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner

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American Airlines took delivery Thursday of its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner at Boeing’s Everett, Wash., factory. On Friday, American brings it home to North Texas. The airplane, N800AN, is scheduled to leave Paine Field at 10 a.m. and arrive at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport at 4:21 p.m.. It’ll be parked at an American hangar there. “Once the plane arrives, the Tech Ops team at our DWH maintenance base at DFW will begin the acceptance process and prepare the airplane for flight training… (aviationblog.dallasnews.com) Mer...

10 Dead And 13 Injured After Greek F16 Crashes On Take-Off At NATO Air Base In Albacete, Central Spain

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10 people have died and 13 have been injured after a Greek F16 fighter jet has crashed on take-off inside the Los Llanos air base in Albacete, central Spain, a Defence Ministry spokesman confirmed by telephone to The Spain Report. (www.thespainreport.com) Mer...

F-18 Cockpit Footage. Catapult Launch, Aerial Refueling & Carrier Landing (Video)

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Lt. Michael Loringer, assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron 22, pilots an F/A-18F Super Hornet during a mission flown from the flight deck of the Nimitz class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson. (youtu.be) Mer...

E Cigarette Ban in Checked Baggage

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The Federal Aviation Administration is warning airlines about fire risks from electronic cigarettes stored in checked luggage and is recommending that passengers bring them into the cabins instead. (www.usatoday.com) Mer...

FAA reports bomb threat at Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson

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“Credible” bomb threats were made Saturday against two flights bound for Atlanta, an airport spokesman said. Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport spokesman Reese McCrainie told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution at 3 p.m. that both flights — Delta 1156 and Southwest 2492 — had landed and were sitting on a taxiway waiting to be swept by the Atlanta police Bomb Squad. (m.ajc.com) Mer...

Failure of the U.S. Airport

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The horror of making an international connection at an American airport. Our airports are terrible, and our airlines are finding it harder to compete. We’ve done it to ourselves through shortsightedness, underfunding, and flyer-unfriendly policies... (www.askthepilot.com) Mer...

Lockheed L-100 (C-130) Smoking Approach and Landing [Video]

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Quick video showing a Lynden Air Cargo Lockheed L-100 (C-130) on approach and landing at the Kelowna International Airport CYLW. It was producing quite a bit of nice smoke on the approach. This aircraft was heading to Kelowna Flightcraft for some maintenance. (youtu.be) Mer...

Royal Air Maroc to join Star Alliance

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The world's largest airline alliance is about to sign up its smallest member, with Moroccan flag carrier Royal Air Maroc set to take a seat at the table. (www.ausbt.com.au) Mer...

1,700 Private Jets Fly To Davos To Discuss Global Warming

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The influx of private jets is so great, the Swiss Armed Forces has been forced to open up a military air base for the first time ever to absorb all the super rich flying their private jets into the event, reports Newsweek. (www.breitbart.com) Mer...

Emirates Would Buy 100 A380neos, Agrees To Amadeo Sale-Leaseback Deals

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Emirates Airline would buy 100 Airbus A380neos if Airbus decided to launch the aircraft, according to airline President Tim Clark. (aviationweek.com) Mer...

Cockpit fight: AI pilot hits engineer over inspection

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Jan 18 2015 : The Times of India (Delhi) Chennai:A fight between a pilot and a flight engineer in the cockpit of an Air India plane at Chennai airport on Saturday landed the engineer in hospital and left 118 passengers in disarray . The flight, which was to depart at 9.45am, took off two hours late because of the scuffle.The flight captain, Maniklal Sanghi, has been grounded till investigations are over. There were no passengers on board when the incident happened around 9am. The plane, a… (epaperbeta.timesofindia.com) Mer...

(Video) First F-35 Flyover - 4-ship Formation Over 2015 NFL Pro Bowl

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This four-ship formation is the first flyover involving the F-35. Aircraft from the 61st Fighter Squadron at Luke Air Force Base, Arizona participate in a flyover at the University of Phoenix stadium for the 2015 NFL Pro Bowl. (youtu.be) Mer...

Possibly the most amazing FlightAware flight track map...

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Straight up North and straight down South! Final leg of a pole-to-pole circumnavigation in single seat single engine homebuilt Lancair: 25 hour flight from Alaska to North Carolina via the North Pole in the dark of Winter. What a flight! (flightaware.com) Mer...

Wreckage believed to be small plane that vanished in desert

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Authorities have tentatively confirmed that wreckage spotted in the Mojave Desert mountains is from a small airplane with a husband and wife aboard that disappeared during a flight from Southern California to Nevada. (www.chron.com) Mer...

Jet Blue rejects takeoff at JFK due to runway incursion

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JetBlue flight 1295 was forced to stop short on the runway Saturday night around 9 o'clock just before taking off. JetBlue says a Caribbean Airways flight crossed in front of the aircraft, forcing the plane's pilots to hit the brakes. The flight was able to take off about three hours later and landed in Texas. (7online.com) Mer...

Alaska Air Group Purchases Two More Bombardier Q400 NextGen Aircraft

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Order will increase Horizon Air’s fleet to 54 Q400 aircraft; reinforcing the airline’s standing as the largest operator of Q400 turboprops worldwide (www.bombardier.com) Mer...

Boeing Reportedly in Talks To Postpone Deliveries to Russian Carriers

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Boeing has begun discussions with Russian airlines about postponing deliveries planned for 2016, Bloomberg reported, quoting Boeing VP-global sales John Wojick. He said scheduled deliveries for 2015 will be fulfilled as it’s too late for the US manufacturer to adjust the schedules. (atwonline.com) Mer...

Delta Air Lines posts loss after fuel hedging, upbeat on new year

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Delta Air Lines Inc said on Tuesday it lost $712 million in the fourth quarter largely due to fuel hedge settlements, although the carrier topped analysts' estimates and offered positive outlook for the start of 2015 (www.stltoday.com) Mer...

This Is How a Plane Will Navigate Earth Using Solar Power Alone

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Last year, the team behind Solar Impulse 2 revealed the design of a plane that it hopes will be able to traverse the world without refuelling. Now, it's revealed the route it will take when it takes off—which will hopefully be in March. (gizmodo.com) Mer...

United Airlines caught in political scrum over in-flight TV channel

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Chicago-based United Airlines has been caught in a political crossfire in recent days over a politically conservative news station that was the default channel on flights that offer DirecTV service. (www.chicagotribune.com) Mer...

Flight 8501 had rapid climb speeds

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Indonesia AirAsia flight 8501 went missing more than three weeks ago, and the mystery is now being uncovered — with the help of the black boxes. (jansaviation.com) Mer...

How Airbus Makes Airplanes

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In this five-minute video, Henry Reich of MinutePhysics visits France to see how the Airbus A350 is made. While it's no surprise that designing and building an airplane is incredibly complex, there are plenty of surprising facts in this video—like the fact that when the factory is humming, it can turn out an entire plane in two working days. Uh. Wow. Also, keep an eye out for how the wings are made, and the moment when they stress-test them, stretching them way up without breaking (around 3:30).… (mentalfloss.com) Mer...

OPINION: Airbus in it for the long-haul with A321

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The future of the long-haul narrowbody market is now slightly clearer. Airbus has officially launched a 4,000nm (7,400km)-range version of the A321neo that can match or exceed the Boeing 757-200, including the niche role of flying from the US East Coast to secondary cities in western Europe. At the moment Boeing prefers to laugh at the Airbus forecast of up to 1,000 aircraft orders in this segment, but its rivals in Toulouse may enjoy the last guffaw. Airbus’s numbers were hardly plucked out of… (www.flightglobal.com) Mer...

'Security Concern' Causes 2 Flight Evacuations, 1 Diverted

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Two planes have been evacuated on arrival at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport due to what a spokesman called a "security concern." Airport spokesman Perry Cooper says a JetBlue flight from Long Beach, California, and a regional SkyWest jet from Phoenix were the planes involved. The flights arrived late Sunday afternoon. Additionally, a Delta Air Lines spokesman says a flight from Los Angeles to Orlando was diverted to Dallas Sunday afternoon due to "a security concern." (abcnews.go.com) Mer...

Photos: the Airbus A380's secret hangout zone for cabin crew

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Take a sneak peek inside the super jumbo's hidden crew rest area. (www.ausbt.com.au) Mer...

Man suing Southwest Airlines after carry on bag fell on him

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A man is suing Southwest airlines for a carry bag falling on him. Pretty ridiculous right?! I guess he didnt listen to the FA announcements, and thought he was superman (fox8.com) Mer...

Airberlin to install 23,000 new seats in narrowbody fleet

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Oneworld member airberlin is currently in the process of harmonizing its single-aisle/narrowbody fleet by exchanging its Boeing 737 fleet with an all Airbus A320 family fleet. The carrier currently operates a mix of 737-700/800s and A320 family aircraft. (atwonline.com) Mer...

This what you call a rocket

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This video footage from a festival in Thailand starts out slowly, but once they light the fuses on their handbuilt rocket ship, you’ll understand why this is easily one of the most awe-inspiring videos we’ve seen in a while. (theawesomer.com) Mer...

Southwest Airlines Earns Record $1.14 Billion 2014 Net Profit

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Southwest Airlines reported a 2014 net profit of $1.14 billion, up 50.7% over net income of $754 million in 2013, as expenses decreased slightly year-over-year while revenue grew 5.1%. (atwonline.com) Mer...

American Airlines Celebrates its first delivery of the 787 Dreamliner

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Boeing is proud to join American Airlines in celebrating the delivery of its first 787 Dreamliner. This revolutionary airplane demonstrates American’s commitment to the highest standards of comfort and efficiency, redefining commercial air travel across North America and the world. We salute American Airlines on this historic milestone. (www.newairplane.com) Mer...

Boeing To Push To 900 Deliveries Per Year

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Bolstered by record backlogs and unprecedented demand, Boeing is on track to raise annual production to more than 900 commercial aircraft per year, says the company's chief technologist. (aviationweek.com) Mer...

Expedia acquires Travelocity in $280 million deal

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With the deal, Expedia, which owns travel sites including Hotels.com and Hotwire, is building upon a 2013 marketing agreement that it had with Travelocity, the companies said in statement on Friday. Under that partnership, Expedia provided customer service for Travelocity and supported its websites in the U.S. and Canada. The acquisition gives Expedia more control over overall bookings. (www.businessweek.com) Mer...

Bombardier begin CS300 engine run

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Bombardier confirmed that the first CS300 aircraft commenced stationary engine runs in Mirabel, Canada –as a part pre-flight tests ahead of aircraft’s first flight in the coming weeks. (www.aviationanalysis.net) Mer...

An Airbus A321 with a 97-ton Maximum Weight — Where Can I Get One!?

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To achieve a 4000-nm range, Airbus has envisioned a configuration carrying 206 passengers (16J and 190Y). They have also stated that, due to the extra fuel tank and limitations of the design, it is unlikely for this aircraft to be able to carry much cargo. This may, immediately, appear as a source of consternation if your airline relies on flying long sorties on narrow-bodies full of fresh fish. Otherwise, is it really a big deal? I would say no. (www.airlinereporter.com) Mer...

Noted Airline Pilot & Author Warns Against Speculation in Air Asia Crash

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As analysis continues on the flight data recorder and cockpit voice recorder found on Air Asia Flight 8501, questions continue about the flight conditions before the crash, how weather may have played a factor and how effective aviation safety but Captain Patrick Smith urges caution until the facts are really known. (airwaysnews.com) Mer...

Boeing 777 -- Unveiling A Design Classic (1990)

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No matter how you gauge the success of Boeing’s 777, whether in terms of sales, profitability, safety, versatility, longevity or derivatives, few can argue the remarkable impact the twinjet has made on the industry since entering service almost 20 years ago. (aviationweek.com) Mer...

Will Heathrow or Gatwick Get The Additional Runway They Want?

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With the Airport Commission decision on where London will get its new runway only a few months away, the war of words between Heathrow and Gatwick appears to be escalating as each tries to make the most convincing case for why it should get the new runway. So this week anna.aero has decided to present a range of factual data about the two airports. (www.anna.aero) Mer...

Oil price fall gives lease of life to old planes

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The slump in oil prices has given a new lease of life to passenger jets that until recently were destined for the scrap yard, aircraft financiers said on Monday. (www.stltoday.com) Mer...

Guido shares another flight from Iceland to Greenland

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This video shows all phases of a transatlantic flight from Iceland (BIRK) to Greenland (BGSF), ATC clearance, checklist procedures, position reports in the North Atlantic Airspace and a landing at Sondrestromfjord (BGSF). ATC is recorded and procedures in the cockpit are explained with subtitles, photos and charts. (www.youtube.com) Mer...

Great Air New Zealand Safety Pre-Flight Video

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This is brilliant. Enjoy Now here’s an innovative (video) way from Air New Zealand of presenting the Safety Procedures before take-off. I haven’t seen it before and I hope you haven’t either. Wow! Must have cost a mint to produce! However, it will, I am sure, have people talking about the airline and its fantastic novel way of holding passengers’ attention for these important few minutes and giving the company great publicity. Top marks to Air NZ. (www.youtube.com) Mer...

AirAsia X explores 'bed-like' economy seats

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Lie-flat beds may no longer be the exclusive domain of business class if AirAsia X has its way. The low-cost carrier is looking at how three economy seats can be converted into a 'bed-like experience' and sold to a single traveller. (www.ausbt.com.au) Mer...

United Airlines Said to Prepare Order for 10 Boeing 777 Jets

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United Airlines (UAL) is preparing to place an order for 10 of Boeing Co. (BA)’s largest twin-engine jetliners to replace older aircraft plying its longest routes, said people familiar with its plans. (www.bloomberg.com) Mer...

Hawaiian 47 Emergency Landing

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Video from todays emergency landing. He diverted back to SJC after the windshield cracked. (www.youtube.com) Mer...