Tips for Planning Air Ambulance Flights

Tips for Planning Air Ambulance Flights

Most air ambulance flights are short-notice charter (non-scheduled commercial) operations. Because of the nature of these flights, civil aviation authorities are usually very cooperative and accommodating in terms of permits and operational needs. Still, potential...
Bold Visions for the Future of Flying

Bold Visions for the Future of Flying

If the aviation industry was a country, it’d rank among the world’s top 10 emitters of carbon dioxide (CO₂). Aviation emissions have risen by 70% since 2005 and as demand increases in wealthy and poorer countries, they’re forecast to increase by between 300% and...
FLIGHT OPERATIONS MIGHT NOT BE AS SECURE AS YOU THINK

FLIGHT OPERATIONS MIGHT NOT BE AS SECURE AS YOU THINK

Your business, home, cars, and airplanes all have security systems in place. But how secure are your plane and flight operations? That’s the question that was asked at a recent National Business Aviation Association Security Council session. “We fly and we work now in...
How Does “In Flight WIFI” Work?

How Does “In Flight WIFI” Work?

How Does In-Flight Wi-Fi work on 35,000 feet and why do not all airlines provide it? Travel has continuously offered a short digital service– a precious few hours of emails, messages, and app notifications, But what about WIFI in flight? To modify, there square...
Remove Before Flight Tags What are they for?

Remove Before Flight Tags What are they for?

If you like observing the ground handling processes around the aircraft while awaiting your flight, you may have noticed red “Remove before flight” tags on numerous aircraft parts. Do you understand why they {are|they’re} there and what these tags are for?...
History of Flights

History of Flights

History of flight, development of heavier air flying machines. Great events along the long way to the invention of the first airplane include the understanding of the idea of the dynamic reaction of lifting surfaces, building absolutely reliable engines that produced...
How to calculate flight times across time zones

How to calculate flight times across time zones

Time is an essential element of flight planning: What’s the fastest way of getting there? How long is the flight? And what time will it be on arrival? For many clients, this can also include consideration of the time zones in their points of origin and arrival – and...
How To Handle A Radio Failure Mid-flight

How To Handle A Radio Failure Mid-flight

How do you know your’e facing a radio failure mid-flight. You’ve taken to the skies and things are going well, until the radio seems too quiet for too long and you’re potentially facing a radio failure mid-flight. Among the many questions which begin running through...
3 Ways Connectivity Improves Your Flight

3 Ways Connectivity Improves Your Flight

How many times have you boarded a plane, been all ready to pull away from the gate. And the pilot comes on the intercom to glumly alert everyone of a maintenance issue? When you think about in-flight Wi-Fi. It’s likely you’re wondering if you’re able to stream a movie...