If you’ve ever been in an airplane, you might’ve noticed that there’s a small hole in the bottom of your window. If you haven’t noticed it before, look for it next time; it’s on every plane. If you have noticed it before, you might have wondered whether it should be there and whether it was safe or not. The hole is actually an important component of the window, and contrary to what you might have thought it did, the hole actually helps the safety of the window. In this article, we will be discussing the function of the hole and what it actually does.
Decades ago, airplanes started to get more and more automated than ever. The result is a rise in […]
The airlines of most of the Gulf Countries are well known and reputable with their excellent services and high luxury travel experience. As an example for this, we have Qatar Airways & Emirates Airlines and much more! Geographically, the Gulf Countries are well located, and are considered to be in the middle of the world, and this is absolutely one of the main reasons of being a good choice to travel with one of these airlines, as they can fly anywhere! Qatar Airways, Emirates Airlines, and Etihad Airways are, according to global rating organizations such as SkyTrax, one of the best airlines in the world.
But what is not yet totally noticeable is that a new airline is coming into this top market with it’s amazing services and destination routes, providing their passengers luxury experience while they are traveling in all classes. We will be talking in this article about this airline and what makes it prospective competitor in the market.
If you ask most people who have flown, they would probably say they have seen these “pod-like” structures […]
Whenever you check in a bag, you get a baggage tag. The baggage tag (also known as luggage […]
Have you ever wondered which type of aircraft you were going to be flying on when travelling? Were you going to fly on a relatively large plane or a small one? The answer depends on the type of route you were travelling on. Aircraft are specifically designed to operate routes of a certain distance, so the plane that you would be flying on would typically be a plane designed to fly that type of route. In this article, we will be taking a look at which planes are usually used for short, medium, and long haul commercial flights.
Accidents involving vehicles of all sizes from bikes to trucks is something which we’ve all heard and seen. […]
Function: Reverse thrust is thrust projected in the opposite direction to provide an opposing, decelerating force on the […]
“Aviation Manager”? What’s that? You might not have heard about the job of an “Aviation Manager”. So what is that job and what does he/she does? Basically an Aviation Manager is an airport employee who supervises the compliance of the rules and regulations provided by the local, state, and federal organizations. The airport manager sets the seal on the airport and it’s departments to run safely whilst observing the process of the hiring, the management of the airport, and the department staff.
The cost for fuel is one of an airline’s biggest cost driver. If fuel prices are getting out […]
Searching for the cheapest airfares online can be a long and difficult process for many flyers. Finding a cheap price and a good deal for your airfares could take hours of searching and it could impede your travel plans. Whether it’s the cheapest ticket or the most worth-it, almost everyone wishes to find the best tickets when flying. Scoring a deal on a ticket can feel great, and in this article we will be sharing some tips on how to find the cheapest airfares.
An unusual prototype with circular wing in parasol configuration, built in 1934 became a successful STOL airplane, making […]
The chances of a baby landing an airplane is higher than tires exploding on impact. It does make […]
Even though COVID-19 may have halted our travel plans to get away from home. Nonetheless, people are exploring […]
Ever seen a fighter jet rush past you so fast that you hear a loud bang? Well, that […]
“Mayday mayday mayday Thomson 253H, engine failure, continuing northwesterly, inbound towards Wallasey” Flight crew of Thomson 253H This […]
The term “codeshare” has been used over the past decades by many people, even persons not travelling too […]
Everyone has ever heard about the Murphy’s Law or probably is familiar to people who has mentioned it. […]
Overview Last Friday, a group of nine climate change activists from the organization Greenpeace broke into Paris Charles […]
Many of us know about the gliding capacity of airplanes, the fixed-wing aircraft can glide without the engine […]
You’ve probably noticed on your last flight the ground personnel walking and holding their two, red safety batons […]
A lot of you might think that airports are just buildings that you go through before you board […]
Many of you have already visited an airport, at least once. Passengers are usually there early, some even five hours before departure. Staff and managers of the airport try to make your stay as comfortable as possible, so companies come up with certain ideas and projects on how to make your time spent enjoyable. Hence, some airports try to modernize their equipment with the purpose of giving their visitors a taste from the future.
At night, you might notice many lights on the tarmac of an airport. All of them have a […]
Following the engine failure of United’s 777 last week, the FAA has requested an immediate grounding of all […]