Archive for April, 2017

Planes Set to be Made from Wonder Material Graphene

Thursday, April 27th, 2017
Flying plane

Credit: Public Domain Pictures

A new prospect of planes being made entirely from Graphene – the wonder material in 10 years was raised by Sir Richard Branson. This is in the backdrop of the airline industry fighting a 50% increase in fuel in the last 12 months and a need felt for lighter fleets. (more…)

Bill of Rights for Airline Passengers

Thursday, April 20th, 2017
Aircraft passengers

Aircraft passengers. Credit: Public Domain/Unsplash

The controversial case of passenger bumping is still being condemned worldwide, and in the aftermath, federal Transport Minister, Marc Garneau, stated that a legislation which will address the rights of airline passengers would be in place later this spring. Although Garneau has not divulged any specifics, the proposed legislation comes as welcome news. (more…)

Why Do Planes Maintain High Altitudes and Fly at 35000 feet?

Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

Plane at high altitude

It is a thrill to see an airplane cruising and maintain high altitudes, flying at 35,000 feet. Have you wondered what could be the reason for high altitude flights? Why do planes fly so high? (more…)

Extraordinary Airlines Around the World

Thursday, April 6th, 2017
Credit: VietJet

Credit: VietJet

Flying in an aeroplane is a simple business of reaching from one destination to the other. But some airline companies do not think so and offers you some of the most unusual and entertaining services on board. Let us check out some such airlines which give you a fun flight. (more…)