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 ¬°
The Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) is to conduct the safety regulation of civil air operations in Australia. Through the Industry Permissions Division and its Aviation Medicine Branch develops and administers medical standards, aplicable to licence holders and the assesment of aviation medicals. They are wanting a Senior Medical Officer for the setting, maintenance and [...]
Este libro publicado por nuestro compa√Īero y amigo Juan Urrutia de Hoyos es una recopilaci√≥n de art√≠culos que han sido publicados anteriormente en la p√°gina web de Extracrew y en la Revista Avion Revue. Los art√≠culos han sido escritos con el objetivo de cubrir la gran mayor√≠a de los temas principales del temario de los [...]
Informaci√≥n completa sobre la celebraci√≥n de nuestro simposium del a√Īo 2013. Os esperamos en Alicante los d√≠as 25 y 26 de Octubre. Carta de Presentaci√≥n Programa Cient√≠fico Informaci√≥n General Bolet√≠n de Inscripci√≥n Poster del Simposium Hoteles Simposium
A person freefalling from 120,000 feet would theoretically reach a supersonic speed of over 700mph. Two daredevils of the skies are racing to break the sound barrier ‚Äď and face unknown hazards in their attempt. They are Felix Baumgartner (is an extreme sportsman from Austria)¬† and Michel Fournier (¬†¬†a ¬†former paratrooper from France) who both [...]