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Airbus And Siemens To Work On Electrically-Powered Planes

04/07/2016, For the most part the majority of consumer flights these days are done using planes that consume fuel. However according to a report from Reuters, it seems that both Airbus and Siemens have announced that they will be working together to create...

Thales Unveils The Future Of Inflight Entertainment Systems

04/06/2016, When it comes to inflight entertainment, many airline companies have upgraded their systems to include newer systems, although for the most part many of them are still quite small and not exactly fun to watch movies on, that is unless you’re willing to...

Limited Edition 24-Karat Gold NES Costs $5000

04/04/2016, Analogue is a game hardware company that’s best known for selling the Nt, a modified and beautiful variant of the NES system, and now it has gone one step further. In order to pay tribute to The Legend of Zelda franchise on its 30th anniversary, the...

Concept Plane Will Fly From New York To London In 11 Minutes

01/28/2016, Last year we reported on a concept plane called the Skreemr. According to its creators Ray Mattison and Charles Bombardier, the jet would be able to travel from New York to London in 30 minutes, meaning that traveling between the two countries will...

Detachable Cabin Concept Could Save Lives In A Plane Crash

01/18/2016, Airplanes have become a lot safer over the past few decades. Much work goes into making sure that airplanes are safe since there’s almost always a loss of life when a flight crashes so it’s not like the companies that make planes don’t...

Revolutionary New Material Could Make Airplanes Bombproof

12/16/2015, There have been many incidents of airplanes being targeted with bombs that were exploded inflight, one doesn’t have to look too far back in history to find an example of such a horrendous event, but an international team of scientists have come up...

Japan’s First Commercial Jet Makes Maiden Flight

11/11/2015, Boeing and Airbus are both the undisputed kings of commercial aviation but that doesn’t mean they’re not going to face any competition. China recently rolled out its own commercial jet, and while that won’t take to the skies for at least...

MiG-29 Vertical Takeoff Makes For An Amazing Video

07/27/2015, Fighter jets are very impressive machines, the true embodiment of man and machine. Naturally skilled pilots can make these jets do so much more than what we perceive to be possible, besides, unlike passenger planes these jets are designed to operate under...

F-16 Shooting Down A Drone Looks As Awesome As It Sounds

07/01/2015, There’s perhaps no multirole fighter as popular as the General Dynamics (current Lockheed Martin) F-16 Fighting Falcon, it was originally developed by GD for the United States Air Force and since it was approved in 1976 over 4,500 aircraft have been...

See The MiG-29 Get Right Up Behind A Plane’s Open Door

06/30/2015, Airplanes are fascinating machines and they’re capable of doing much more than we give them credit for, often pilots will go that extra proverbial mile just to show the true capabilities of an aircraft and for all of us who can’t fly a plane...

Supersonic Jet Will Feature High-Def Screens Instead Of Windows

02/19/2014, There are some people who love sitting by the windows in the plane. Personally I am more of an aisle kind of guy, but to each their own! Unfortunately plane windows aren’t exactly pristine and tend to be dirty, scratched, not to mention pretty tiny, so...