Unable to pay maintenance costs due to their mounting financial struggles, Kingfisher Airlines has been forced to ground 15 airliners. Kingfisher, which has been beset by financial woes, cannot afford the maintenance costs required by regulations to keep part of its fleet in the air. In fact, they may be struggling to keep even more […]
Every day, Airnation.net posts a cool plane spotting video for airliners. Check out all of our plane spotting videos. A nice, mild crosswind landing by a Lufthansa Airbus A380 framed by cars in the foreground and buildings in the background.
Every day, Airnation.net posts a cool plane spotting video for airliners. Check out all of our plane spotting videos. Airbus takes to the skies testing their new ‘Sharklet’ wing-tips in a test flight on an A320. Nice video and the flight looks Smooooth! :) There has been some controversy over patents on the these wingtips. […]
Every day, Airnation.net posts a cool plane spotting video for airliners. Check out all of our plane spotting videos. More video from the legendary Kai Tak airport. 3 great crosswind landings: A Japan Airlines Boeing 747 (I believe it was JAL…if I’m wrong let me know), the second and third I am not sure […]
New account reveals pilots weren’t able to understand situation and crashed a completely air-worthy airliner in to the ocean. Popular Mechanics magazine has published a step-by-step account of the Airbus A330 airliner and the 2 co-pilots who struggled to maintain control of the plane, ultimately flying it in to the Atlantic Ocean on June 1, […]
Anyone who flies has seen them. Take a look at the photo. French-based aircraft maker Airbus is suing Aviation Partners, a company out of Seattle, Washington over the patent on the ‘winglet’ design that are making its way on more and more aircraft. Aviation Partners builds these winglets for Boeing and are found on over […]
The head sales chief for French aircraft manufacturer Airbus has accused U.S. President Barack Obama of unfairly lobbying and interfering in a deal that saw U.S. airplane builder Boeing enter in to a deal with Indonesia airline Lion Air worth around $22 billion. John Leahy, the Chief Operating Officer for sales at Airbus, had strong […]