Airport Runways Numbers Meaning?

Airport Runways Numbers Meaning?

Airports everywhere continue changing the name of their runways. This is not because the styles are changing continuously or the rules and regulations keep on changing. But as a result of the earth’s magnetic field keeps on shifting. It may not sound like it but the...
This New eVTOL Is An Airplane-Helicopter Combo

This New eVTOL Is An Airplane-Helicopter Combo

With Uber Elevate’s announcement that it plans to begin its first urban air mobility network in 2023. The electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) race is on. Uber’s partnership with Joby is big news, as is Joby’s electric four-person aircraft. But Jaunt Air...
Solar Impulse: Zero fuel plane lands in Cairo

Solar Impulse: Zero fuel plane lands in Cairo

The Sun-powered aircraft Solar Impulse (Zero fuel plane) has finished its penultimate flight, landing in Egypt’s capital, Cairo. It took off from the Spanish city of Seville at 04:20 GMT on Monday, taking just over 48 hours to make the trip. The zero fuel plane...
Landing In Aspen With A 16 Knot Tailwind

Landing In Aspen With A 16 Knot Tailwind

This should have been an easy flight. As scenic trip through the mountains on a gorgeous day. And then this: So how did we get here? Aspen’s a short flight from our home base of Denver Centennial. Driving takes 4 or 5 hours, depending on traffic. Flying only...