Airbus Military has recently received full Type Certification for the A400M new generation airlifter,¬†marking a critical step towards delivery of the first aircraft to the French Air Force.
Award of the Type Certificate makes the A400M the world‚Äôs first large military transport to be¬†designed and certified to civil standards from its inception. Military Initial Operating Clearance is¬†ongoing, paving the way towards first delivery.
On April 30, 2011 a passenger treated himself to a First Class Suite on Emirates Airlines A380 Super Jumbo from Bangkok to Hong Kong. The BKK-HKG segment is a short continuation of Emirates flight from Dubai to Hong Kong via BKK. It’s around 3 hours.
El austr√≠aco Felix Baumgartner, de 43 a√Īos, cumpli√≥ con la haza√Īa de saltar desde m√°s de 39.000 metros de altura, desde la estrat√≥sfera, ante millones de televidentes que lo sigueron en vivo en todo el mundo.
One 80 year old grandmother’s terrifying skydive is being investigated by the FAA after it went viral. The video was created by The Parachute Center, a skydiving company in Acampo, Calif., as a memento for jumpers to take home after their airborne adventures.It shows a woman named Laverne having second thoughts right before her jump, but the instructor scoops her up and they fall out of the plane…
Fatigue is one of the threats to flight safety. Long hours of activity may decrease the ability of the crew. Rest and¬† Flight Duty Times regulations¬† are essential countermeasures to prevent the effects of fatigue on performance. Humor is just one way for not forgetting it ¬°
Announcement Number: AAC-EXT-12-AAM630-22975 Opening Date: Oct 24, 2011 —¬† Close Date: Nov 25, 2011 ¬†Business Component: FAA Aeronautical Center Region, Office of Aerospace Medicine, Civil Aerospace Medical Institute, Aerospace Medical Research Division, Aeromedical Protection and Survival Research Lab, AAM-630 ¬†Duty Location(s): Oklahoma City, Oklahoma¬† -¬† Vacancies:¬† 1 ¬†Salary Range: $120,096 – $179,700 Job Status: Full [...]
¬†Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson, Arizona.It’s where old planes go to die – a 2,600-acre patch of U.S. desert where several generations of military aircraft are stored in what has been dubbed ‘The Boneyard’.The facility is the size of 1,300 football pitches…
Desde la adopci√≥n en el a√Īo 1994 por la UE de la Directiva 94/56 /CE del Consejo sobre los principios fundamentales que rigen “La Investigaci√≥n de Accidentes e Incidentes de Aviaci√≥n Civil“, ha habido cambios en el marco institucional y reglamentario que rige la seguridad de la aviaci√≥n en Europa, y en concreto la creaci√≥n [...]
If you had still¬†any doubt about why we belong to ESAM, here a briefing sent us by Roland Vermeiren:¬† “You would be a member of a Europe wide organisation, which represents every significant aerospace organisation in Europe.It is a Society which would represent you at an influential level in EASA, at a time of major [...]