Can the IFE content delivery supply chain be made more efficient by breaking it free of its assembly-line routine and moving it entirely to a cloud computing platform?
Airbus is planning to submit a proposal to fulfill the U.S. Navy’s Advanced Helicopter Training System (AHTS) with a platform based on its H135 twin.
It's more than half a year since Airbus took control of the Bombardier C Series and renamed it the A220. How has Europe’s mega-airframer handled the transition?
At any point during an approach to an airport, the flight crew can decide to climb away and not complete the landing. That's a "balked" landing, one of the many skills that pilots practice and are ready to use on every touchdown.
It’s been 10 years since a Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747 flew from London to Amsterdam on the first test flight of an airliner powered by a mix of jet fuel and biofuels. Passenger flights in biofueled planes began three years later, and by June of this year, more than 130,000 flights had operated with what’s known more precisely as SAF, for “sustainable aviation fuel”. That isn’t to say that your next flight will be fueled by leftover oil from a deep fryer. Far from it.
Here's what happened at the 5th Airbus International Powerline Symposium, held in Vancouver, BC.
For over 30 years, Airlift AS has has honed its skills as a powerline helicopter operator, and has helped to connect Norway.
"Janet" is a callsign shrouded in mystery, for an airline that really isn’t an airline, with a fleet that bears no logos, based in plain sight at Las Vegas’ McCarran International Airport.
Airlines don’t make money just from flying passengers: air cargo is a big business. It doesn’t fly just in dedicated freighter aircraft, but also in the belly holds of passenger flights. And right now it’s booming.
The magic of flight has fascinated us for well over a century. There are those who are content to sit on the ground and watch aircraft soar overhead. Many of us are excited to be passengers, modern-day jetsetters who travel the globe. But for some, the passion for flight is overwhelming, and the need to fly becomes a lifelong obsession. CNN Travel spoke to six pilots, who told us why it's cool to be a pilot.