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Chinese e-Commerce Platform Auctions Two Boeing 747 Planes

11/22/2017, Some of the biggest e-commerce platforms in the world are based in China. While they’re commonly used for purchasing clothes, electronics, and other products, you might not expect to see a Boeing 747 jet being auctioned off at one of those...

Singapore Airlines Debuts Luxury Cabin With A Bed And Armchair

11/02/2017, Being stuck on a plane in a cramped coach/economy seating for the next 10-12 hours is a terrible feeling, but unfortunately not all of us can afford to fly business or first class, which means that sometimes in order to travel, such sacrifices have to be...

This Airline Will Let You Bid For A Neighbor-Free Seat

07/02/2017, Have you ever found yourself on a plane, cursing yourself for choosing the seat that you did? We’ve all found ourselves with a bad neighbor on a plane from time to time and unless we’re flying business or first class, it can prove to be a real...

United Cockpit Door Codes Accidentally Posted Online

05/15/2017, Airplane cockpit doors have access codes now for a reason. It’s to prevent unauthorized persons from entering the cockpit and possibly putting the passengers at risk. So you can imagine that it would be a pretty big deal if those codes got out....

The Laptop Ban On Flights Explained

05/11/2017, With a ban on laptops in US-bound airplanes (read our coverage) cabins possibly expanding to Europe, there is a lot of traveler anxiety because putting laptops in checked-in luggage will probably lead to a tsunami of thefts and damages for one of the...

Malaysia Airlines Will Be First To Track Its Fleet With Satellites

04/19/2017, Several years ago, Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 vanished into thin air and quickly became one of the greater aviation mysteries in history. It is still unclear as to what might have happened, with some offering up some conspiracy theories about the...

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...