Aviation Information


Aviation Information

Downed Pilots Hibernating From the Enemy


When we watch Oliver North's "War Stories" or the "Wings Discovery Channel" we often see the problematic issues with downed pilots trying to evade the enemy. They have limited if any food supply and lots of people looking for them.

New Airbus A-380 Beats Out 747


The A-380 has beat out the Boeing 747 as a target by International Terrorists. The A-380 will become the largest passenger jet in the world holding the largest number of passengers.

Travel Tips For Getting Through the Airport Easier and Quicker


Traveling is different now than it was before 9/11. Arriving at the airport even earlier than before, standing in line longer while waiting to pass through security, having luggage x-rayed, and being pulled aside for random security checks make the time it takes to travel more lengthy than it used to be.

Airline Travel Lingo! Does The Language Need An Interpreter?


With airline travel increasing in record numbers, more people are experiencing the frustration of understanding the airlines industry language, and leaving them feeling that they need an interpreter for the travel information they're receiving from the airline industry!It seems that air companies think that every individual that flies should have to understand all that travel Jargon they place on their flight reservations, and maybe it's about time we figure out what they're talking about, because it's costing you money and valuable time!Once you learn all the airlines travel terms, you won't be dependent on your local travel agent anymore, and he/she won't be able to collect all the wonderful service fees from you for being your traveling interpreter.The price of your travel flight is based on many intricate components that the airlines reservations department implement, not to purposely confuse you, but to formulate their airfares and determine what they need to charge each passenger for all flights taken.

Group Check-in At Airports


Plan Ahead For A Smooth Check-in and FlightWhen traveling with a group through a major airport, here are some tips to help things go smoothly while reducing your personal stress level:1. Resist the temptation to hold on to everyone's tickets until they get in line at the terminal.

Diamond Twinstar


Probably one of the coolest experimental aircraft twin-engine aircraft is the Diamond DA 42 Twinstar. The Twinstar is propelled by twin diesel engines which burn Jet A or even conventional diesel fuel.

Flying VS Driving


When fuel costs are so high, people favor flying to driving. If the distance to be traveled is over 500 miles it often makes sense to fly.

A380 Bathrooms


Bathroom seat with a view; That's right! The all-new A-380 is trying to make air-travel fun again, with a bathroom with a view. But Airbus is not the only commercial aircraft company, which has their shit together.

Helicopters Outfitted With Airbags


You know those airbags in your car? Did you know they are very similar in nature to the airbags deployment system used to crash land the Mars rover on the surface of Mars? Did you know that one company is making external airbags for helicopters and rotorcraft? It's all true. There are critical altitudes for helicopters incase of engine failure, altitudes that if the engine quits the helicopter will come crashing to the ground.

What Causes Jet Lag?


Jet lag is a common sleep disorder suffered by many millions of travelers every day, whether traveling on business or for pleasure. In one recent survey of international business travelers, seventy four percent of those questioned said that they suffered frequently from jet lag.

Do Jet Lag Diets Work?


Anti jet lag diets have been around for some time now, but do they work?Perhaps the best know anti jet lag diet is the Argonne Diet, developed at the Argonne National Laboratory in 1982. Over the years thousands of people have downloaded copies of this diet online and it is reputed to have been used by an impressive list of people including the late President Ronald Regan, the US Secret Service, the CIA and the US Army and Navy.

Budget Airlines - Cheap Airfares for Flights around Europe can Reduce Your Vacation Costs


Here's a good tip to help cut the cost of flying to many European cities and make your dollar go a little bit further.With the current high value of the euro, it has become increasingly expensive for Americans to take a vacation in Europe.

How to Save on Airfare


The Internet has provided a revolution in the way people shop for airfares. What used to be the province only of connected travel agents is now the province of every Internet connected traveler.

Several Facts to Obtaining Cheap Airfares


AirfaresNeed a vacation but dont want to stay around town? Want to go somewhere exotic, somewhere different? Want to fly but worried about the airfare? Sourcing the cheapest airfare available has been made easier with competition growing between travel agencies as people realize that a vacation need not be all that expensive. Airfare can be a hindrance to the best of vacation plans but it need not be.

Inflatable Aircraft Wing Camber Modification


Every aircraft is a compromise. It is either built to fly fast or slow to land in tight distances and carry more weight.

More Articles from Aviation Information:
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8



MORE RESOURCES:
This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news


CNN International

US, European aviation authorities order inspections after fatal Southwest engine failure
CNN International
By using this site, you agree to the Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. Breaking News. World+. AfricaAmericasAsiaEuropeMiddle East. US, European aviation authorities order inspections after fatal Southwest engine failure. U.S ...
Aviation agencies order engine checks after Southwest blastThe Guardian
Aviation regulators demand emergency engine inspections following Southwest accidentThe Hill
Federal Aviation Administration orders inspections of engines like one in Southwest accidentKGO-TV
Fortune -Yahoo News -CFM International
all 435 news articles »


The Keene Sentinel

From the DMZ to Dillant-Hopkins, aviation has taken Bendel around ...
The Keene Sentinel
Chasing submarines in a P-3 Orion, helicoptering into the DMZ, and hunting and retrieving a fugitive in Venezuela. ... This may sound like a movie montage, but it's just a.

and more »


Forbes

Why China Might Be Opening Up Its Skies To The Private Aviation Industry
Forbes
Cars crawl along downtown streets in much of China every weekday, generating angry honks and late arrivals. To ease that of gridlock of some 20 years, Chinese urban metro systems keep expanding, and the capital Beijing restricts the numbers of cars on ...



Global Aviation MRO Logistics Market - Use of Blockchain to Promote Growth | Technavio
WLNS
Technavio has published a new market research report on the global aviation MRO logistics market from 2018-2022. (Graphic: Business Wire). According to Technavio analysts, the global aviation MRO logistics market will grow at a CAGR of nearly 5% during ...

and more »


Hawaii Tribune-Herald

Puna aviation noise bill fails to pass committee
Hawaii Tribune-Herald
Puna residents hoping for regulation of helicopter tours headed to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park will have to settle for resolutions instead. In response to concerns about excessive noise from helicopters flying over residential areas on their way to ...



Business Insider

General Electric beats, boosted by aviation and healthcare
Business Insider
(Reuters) - General Electric Co's said Friday quarterly profit from continuing operations more than tripled, helped by strength in its aviation and healthcare businesses. Earnings from continuing operations attributable to GE shareholders rose to $369 ...
General Electric Company - GE - Stock Price Today - ZacksZacks

all 453 news articles »


UpperMichigansSource.com

NMU Aviation Maintenance program emphasizes importance of inspecting aircraft carriers
UpperMichigansSource.com
"The front line defenders in aviation are the maintenace personnel so at the program here at Northern, there are more hours of contact with us because not only do they have to learn how to speak aviation, they have to understand how all the science ...



KSLA Salutes: Ageless Aviation Dream Foundation - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports
KSLA-TV
A group of Texarkana seniors got a treat today thanks to a national non-profit organization. For some, it was a time to relive the past and others just a time to soar. A few residents of Cornerstone Retirement Community in Texarkana took a stroll at ...

and more »


WRAL.com

SAS sponsors aviation science class to spark youth interest in flying, STEM education
WRAL.com
By Richard Adkins, WRAL reporter/photographer. Morrisville, N.C. — A new class at Raleigh-Durham International Airport, "Data on the Fly," teaches students about the science behind flight and aviation as part of the NC Science festival. SAS created ...



Bloomberg

GE and Honeywell Earnings: Both Fueled by Aviation Gains ...
Bloomberg
Aviation gains propelled both companies' earnings. For GE, it's crucial that they continue.

and more »

Google News

home | site map
© 2007