Archive for June, 2017

Stratolaunch – The world’s largest airplane by Microsoft Co-founder

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
Stratolaunch

Stratolaunch – aircraft

Stratolaunch was rolled out of its hangar in the California desert recently, unveiled by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen. Proudly claiming to be the “world’s biggest airplane”, this aircraft surpasses Hughes H-4 Hercules, also known as  “Spruce Goose”, the enormous wooden plane that made its first and only flight in 1947. (more…)

Know About Aeroplane Features That Save Your Life

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
Passengers in the aircraft.

Passengers in the aircraft. Credit: Public Domain/StelaDi

Jetting off on a vacation can be a comforting experience. A quick check, you know there will be food, aisle seats, and ever-smiling air hosts. You know that isn’t all. Aircrafts are packed with features that are surreptitiously keeping you safe. (more…)

Airbus A380 Could Get Even More Bigger with Large Wings

Thursday, June 15th, 2017
Airbus A380

Airbus A380, Credit: Creative Commons/Rulexip

The Airbus A380 superjumbo, the world’s largest passenger plane, is reportedly all set to get even bigger. The four-engine aircraft currently admeasures 262 feet and this is soon expected to grow by 32 feet by expanding the wing span. (more…)

Why You Should Avoid Drinking Tap Water on a Plane

Thursday, June 8th, 2017

inside-plane

Do you remember wanting to stay hydrated during a flight? With an increase in altitude and low moisture levels, it is logical to become dehydrated. The probable solution is to want some water during a flight. Sources have revealed some aviation industry secrets recently, which state that cabin crew members would not drink tap water in mid-flight. They would also probably not drink plain tea or even plain coffee, and the reasons are obvious, the use of tap water. (more…)

Smart Ways to Find a Cheap Flight

Thursday, June 1st, 2017
Planes

Credit: Public Domain/madjiddesign

Planning a vacation or a short trip involves finding the right place to stay in, right things to pack, and also booking your flights. Finding a cheap flight that fits perfectly in your budget can curb an expensive trip and helps save money.

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