Archive for the ‘Aircraft Models’ Category

Fly soon to NY, in 2 Hours in Boeing’s Hypersonic Jet

Thursday, January 31st, 2019
Boeing Jet

Credit: Boeing

Technology could soon facilitate ramjets and in two decades fliers could reach New York in around two hours from New Delhi, according to Dinesh Keskar, Senior Vice- President, Asia Pacific and India, Boeing. Frequent fliers to the US city could now look forward to the flight duration getting cut down in the near future. Boeing and NASA have reportedly partnered to develop the supersonic and hypersonic planes.

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New Pilatus PC-24s Boosts Emergency Ward in the Sky

Monday, December 10th, 2018
PC-24

Air ambulance. Credit: Pilatus Aircraft Ltd

Time is a crucial aspect for critical care patients. And, patients in regional Australia will soon experience the benefit of getting treated by doctors on medical jets, which would be a genuine time-and-life saviour. The Swiss company, Pilatus has reportedly spent around three years designing the $13 million purpose-built jets for Australia’s Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS). And, the PC-24s have been developed in partnership with Swiss engineering and completions company Aerolite AG. (more…)

Check Out Embraer’s New Disruptive Private Jets Praetor 500 and Praetor 600

Friday, November 16th, 2018

Embraer business jet

Embraer recently introduced a disruptive and technologically advanced pair of new private jets in Orlando, Florida dubbed the Praetor 500 and Praetor 600, which will launch in 2019. The Praetor 500/600 are the Brazilian aerospace company’s newest entrants in the mid-size and the super mid-size private jet market. And, the Embraer’s is based on the existing Legacy 450, with the update in terms of range, as the Praetor 500 is capable of going 3,740 miles and the Praetor 600 can go up to 4,500 miles.

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Exploring British Airways’ Dreamliner 787-9 – Club World

Friday, September 28th, 2018
BA World Class

Credit: British Airways

British Airways’ Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner planes are featured to make passengers feel fresher at the end of the flight. Now, isn’t that a wonderful feature! BA’s Boeing 787-9 aircraft has been in service since late 2015, and the fleet serves destinations ranging from Beijing, Atlanta to Toronto. The planes are innovative and include an advanced pressurisation system making the internal cabin altitude lesser than other aircraft. Let’s explore the Club World (Business-class) flight. (more…)

Explore The Ultra-Long-Range Bombardier Global 7500

Wednesday, June 27th, 2018
Global 7500 Aircraft

Global 7500 Aircraft. Credit:Bombardier

Bombardier’s Global 7000 has changed the name to Global 7500 in the backdrop of its performance improvements that are reaching new heights and constantly surpassing expectations. The $72 million ultra-long-range jet has reportedly increased from 7,400 nm to 7,700 nm and has a top speed of 0.925 Mach assuring dependable reliability and improved fuel efficiency. What’s more? The plane would be able to fly halfway around the world in style without a stop. (more…)

Air Force Un: Kim Jong Un’s Private Jet

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
Kim Jong Un's_Il-62 Chammae

Kim Jong Un’s_Il-62 Chammae-1. Credit: CC/Raymond Cunningham

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un uses a Soviet-style private jet that is memorably dubbed as Air Force Un, in a style that is compared in scale to the U.S. Presidential jet Air Force One. The 174ft Soviet Ilyushin IL-62 is officially known as ‘Chammae-1’, or ‘Goshawk-1’ after the national bird (a native species of a hawk) of North Korea. (more…)

Which Private Jets Are The Most Popular To Charter?

Wednesday, February 28th, 2018
Cessna 510 Citation Mustang N416CM

Cessna 510 Citation Mustang N416CM. Credit: CC/Juergen Lehle

Imagine taking a ride in a fancy private jet that offers lavish interiors, opulent luxury, an advanced state of the art avionics, and much more. There are various categories and fliers can choose the one that suits the budget. So, are you ready to reach for the sky? We’ve handpicked some of the most popular private jets to charter for you. (more…)

Battery-Powered Electric Plane Takes Off First Flight in Australia

Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Electro.Aero

The world seems all set to transcend into the future of all-electric vehicles (EVs), and it would only seem plausible that EVs would be featured in aeroplanes. In this context, startup Electro.Aero and Slovenian light aircraft manufacturer Pipistrel have recently started a battery-powered electric plane test flight in Perth, Australia. The test flight recently marked the first electric light-sport aircraft and was also certified in the country.

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Airbus Infinito – The First Convertible Private Jet

Monday, August 7th, 2017
ACJ319neo_Infinito_Cabin cinema

ACJ319neo_Infinito_Cabin cinema. Credit: Airbus S.A.S.

Airbus Corporate Jets and Atelier Pagani Automobili, joined hand to design a super luxurious private jet Airbus ACJ319neo, called as Infinito (infinity in Italian) jet. Atelier Pagani Automobili is an Italian company which manufactures only 45 supercars per year, the company also manufactures carbon fibre. (more…)

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…)