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Travel elicits happiness especially when visiting a new country or an exotic place the very first time. Travelling by planes is considered to be the most comfortable as it does not tire you like other means of transportation and it also allows you to reach your destination in the shortest possible timeframe. If travelling by […]
The airline business is cutthroat in virtually every market in the world, but it is especially difficult for start-up airlines in India. Fuel prices and fickle passengers aside, start-up airlines in the country must contend with a truly suffocating piece of government regulation that hinders their growth. Although Indian tech start-ups seem to be doing […]
China’s state-run aviation conglomerate posted a weak, first-half financial report this week that’s got stock analysts buzzing about potential delays for the Chinese jetliners designed to rival Boeing , Airbus , Bombardier and Embraer aircraft. Manufacturers under the Aviation Industry Corporation of Chinaaumbrella have fallen behind on military as well as commercial projects, according to […]
There are many fronts in the commercial war between the big two airframers. In one crucial skirmish – size of global single-aisle in-service fleet – the Airbus A320 family is within a whisker of overtaking the Boeing 737, when old and current-generation types are combined. Flightglobal’s latest annual airliner census – a breakdown of the […]
With airlines always looking for the latest technology to attract customers and improve fuel efficiency, the rivalry between Airbus Group and Boeing continues as a premier tech competition. Boeing grabbed the spotlight with the launch of its 787 Dreamliner but Airbus is now ready to strike back with the A350 and its iterations aimed at […]
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. A great day at Bradley Airport this afternoon, spotting with CaptainAC12, with some of Bradley’s daily flights coming in.
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 compilation at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS/EHAM). Heavy landings on runway 18R. Showcasing a variety of Airliners.
A Southwest Airlines airplane that blew a tire on takeoff has safely returned and landed at Dallas Love Field. We see on a live feed from KXAS Channel 5 that the airline is now being towed off the runway. The airplane involved is a 15-year-old Boeing 737-700 with 143 seats. It would appear to be […]
Intense seismic activity at the Bardarbunga volcano indicates the potential for a disruptive ash event similar to 2010. Iceland’s meteorological office has raised its risk level to the aviation industry for an eruption at its Bardarbunga volcano to orange, which is the fourth level on a five-grade scale. Ash from the eruption of Iceland’s Eyjafjallajokull […]
Russia’s Sukhoi Aviation Holding Company and its Indian partners plan to embark on the joint construction of multipurpose transport airliner, United Aircraft Corporation’s President Mikhail Pogosyan told RIA Novosti. “In 2013 we finished the stage of preliminary design. Today we are at the stage of discussing further implementation program and shifting to engineering development,” Pogosyan […]