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Delta Flight Museum: One of the coolest airline museums you’ve never heard of

Delta Flight Museum: One of the coolest airline museums you’ve never heard of

| August 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Everything about the rebooted Delta Flight Museum screams, “AIRPLANES!” Even outside its entrance, I’m greeted by aviation decorations. Lined up in a row like Roman columns are three struts of Boeing 757 landing gear embedded into the front of the building. Welcome to the Delta Flight Museum, home to some of the airline industry’s historic […]

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US airlines hiring more Chinese-speaking American flight attendants

US airlines hiring more Chinese-speaking American flight attendants

| August 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

As the number of flights between China and the US increases, US airlines are looking to hire more Chinese speaking flight attendants to better serve their customers. American Airlines, Delta Airlines, and United Airlines are among the US carriers seeking flight attendants fluent in Chinese. Some of the airlines have held hiring events or recruited […]

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Emirates Airlines Boeing 777-300 Engine Fire On Arrival At Boston [VIDEO]

Emirates Airlines Boeing 777-300 Engine Fire On Arrival At Boston [VIDEO]

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Every day, Airnation.net posts a cool plane spotting video for airliners. Check out all of our plane spotting videos. Want to submit your plane spotting video for consideration for Video of the Day? Message us HERE. After touching down from the long trip from Dubai, this Emirates Boeing 777-300 ER began taxiing to the terminal […]

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Plane spotting at Schiphol Airport, 20 flights [VIDEO]

Plane spotting at Schiphol Airport, 20 flights [VIDEO]

| August 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Every day, Airnation.net posts a cool plane spotting video for airliners. Check out all of our plane spotting videos. Want to submit your plane spotting video for consideration for Video of the Day? Message us HERE. Plane spotting at Schiphol Airport, 20 landings on runway 18R-36L

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2014 – a tragic year for air travel, but not the worst

2014 – a tragic year for air travel, but not the worst

| August 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

In Ukraine, the shot down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 on July 17 killed all 298 aboard. Wednesday’s crash of TransAsia Airways Flight 222 killed 48 in Taiwan, and on Thursday, Air Algerie Flight 5017 crashed in Mali, leaving at least 116 dead. Then there’s the unexplained loss of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, with 239 […]

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Plane crashes at Tehran’s Mehrabad airport; 38 reported dead

Plane crashes at Tehran’s Mehrabad airport; 38 reported dead

| August 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

An Iran-140 Sepahan Air passenger plane bound for Tabas in northeast Iran with 48 passengers and crew on board crashed on a road near Tehran’s Mehrabad airport on Sunday, killing at least 38 people, Iranian state media reported. Initial reports said that all passengers and crew on board had been killed, but state media later […]

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London Heathrow Plane Spotting [VIDEO]

London Heathrow Plane Spotting [VIDEO]

| August 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Every day, Airnation.net posts a cool plane spotting video for airliners. Check out all of our plane spotting videos. Want to submit your plane spotting video for consideration for Video of the Day? Message us HERE. Video shows several jets landing at Heathrow airport

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Orders have been slow for Airbus A380

Orders have been slow for Airbus A380

| August 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

To get a sense of the Airbus A380’s size and ambition, walk up the grand staircase of an Emirates version of the aircraft, go past the showers and the first-class suites and then pass by endless rows in business class to reach the bar at the back of the upper deck. This sleek semicircle, alluringly […]

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Air Bridge Cargo Airlines Boeing 747-8F Landing – O’Hare Airport [VIDEO]

Air Bridge Cargo Airlines Boeing 747-8F Landing – O’Hare Airport [VIDEO]

| August 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Every day, Airnation.net posts a cool plane spotting video for airliners. Check out all of our plane spotting videos. Want to submit your plane spotting video for consideration for Video of the Day? Message us HERE. Video shows touch down of Air Bridge Cargo Airlines Boeing 747-8F Landing at O’Hare Airport.

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Malaysia Airlines to Be Taken Over by Government

Malaysia Airlines to Be Taken Over by Government

| August 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mired in debt and reeling from two aircraft disasters this year, Malaysia Airlines will be fully taken over by the government as a prelude to a restructuring, the Malaysian government said Friday. Khazanah Nasional, the investment arm of the Malaysian government, formally requested the delisting of the airline in a letter to the Malaysian stock […]

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