Lufthansa Technik Supervised A380 Freighter Conversion

Lufthansa Technik Supervised A380 Freighter Conversion

Hi Fly which is a European wet-lease operator has introduced into the system a cargo honed Airbus A380. Lufthansa Technik has supervised the whole procedure during which this passenger aircraft is temporarily converted into a freighter. Lufthansa Technik and Hi Fly...
What is inside the nose of an aircraft?

What is inside the nose of an aircraft?

The aircraft nose’s official name – the radome (radar + dome = radome). The radome is a spherical plastic cap that opens up and serves as the weatherproof housing for a few vital equipments – the radar antenna, generally known as the dish antenna – a sensitive plate...
Top 5 ridiculous aviation conspiracy theories

Top 5 ridiculous aviation conspiracy theories

The world around us becomes bigger, scarier and more difficult to understand. The future is uncertain, the present even more so. No wonder a lot of people try to make sense of it the old fashioned way: by involving mystical powers that weave conspiracy after...
Air Serbia temporarily suspends 3 routes until 2021

Air Serbia temporarily suspends 3 routes until 2021

Air Serbia will briefly suspend its year-round flights to Madrid and Kiev, also its seasonal service to Nice. Until the 2021 summer season because of travel restrictions and falling demand. Operations to the Spanish capital will be discontinued from July 29 to Nice...
How to Ensure Safety During Aircraft Refuelling

How to Ensure Safety During Aircraft Refuelling

Safe aircraft refuelling operations require strict adherence to procedures and careful application of the safety precautions, not solely by the refuelling operators but also flight crew, the cabin crew and the other ground operators. This article highlights the safety...