Why Landing Long Is Dangerous

Why Landing Long Is Dangerous

There’s landing long, and then there’s this. Next time you fly a high approach or float down the runway, you should think about performing a go-around. Here’s why… Airbus Lands In The Opposite Displaced Threshold Every pilot has a few...
Airbus Airplane Designs Inspired By Animals

Airbus Airplane Designs Inspired By Animals

Airbus brands itself as an expert in biomimicry. Taking inspiration from nature by observing animals and attempting to reapply some things they do in their engineering. While many of these projects are still in the development stage, Here are 5 examples of aviation’s...
Emirates Engineers Efficiencies with RFID

Emirates Engineers Efficiencies with RFID

To solve the challenge of tracking emergency equipment on-board aircraft Emirates has turned to RFID technology. RFID Scans While other airlines have also been using similar technology, Emirates completes the largest number of RFID scans for inflight emergency...
AIRCRAFT TUGS TYPES & EVOLUTION

AIRCRAFT TUGS TYPES & EVOLUTION

Tow bars, towbarless tractors or electric aircraft tugs – the number of various ways to tow your aircraft appears almost infinite. A number of these vehicles have been around for a long time, some are simply getting started and might turn the way we think about ground...
Airbus showcases its technology during BIDEC

Airbus showcases its technology during BIDEC

Airbus is showcasing its portfolio of mission-critical offerings at the second edition of Bahrain International Defense Exhibition & Conference. The Event Being held under the patronage of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, and endorsed by the Bahrain...
SpiceJet Launches First International Hub In UAE

SpiceJet Launches First International Hub In UAE

Indian low-cost airline, SpiceJet, has launched a new international hub in the UAE, which will begin operating as soon as December. New Hub The new hub at Ras Al Khaimah International Airport is SpiceJet’s first overseas and poses new competition to local low-cost...