Aviation History

From barista to cabin crew: “I lost my job while stuck on a remote Thai island”

Flight attendant Garbiela’s story stretches from working as a barista in an airport café, to flying the wor...

Captain Sinisa: don't cry over a lost job, build new skills instead

The Airbus A320 Captain Sinica Eterovic discloses what lessons the pandemic taught him and what skills the pilot should...

Sales reps tips for people starting a new job in a pandemic [Video]

In his video, Khaled Fakhra shares tips that helped him to start (and keep!) a new aviation job during the pandemic.&nbs...

Emirates pilot Massimo: no prospects for seasoned pilots post-crisis?

After 13 years of a glamorous life as an Emirates pilot, Massimo Ferrini, now works for global nutrition and weight mana...

New Chair takes the reins at UK CAA at height of pandemic

Sir Stephen Hillier recovered from COVID-19 and went on to become Chair of the UK CAA in the midst of the worst aviation...

Chinese Skunk Works: what is COMAC Dream Studio?

Dream Studio, an advanced research arm of Chinese aircraft manufacturer COMAC, was created to rival Skunk Works and Phan...

China imposes travel rules with 14-day pre-departure quarantine

China has imposed tightened travel rules for inbound travelers coming from high risk countries....

From MiG-19 with lift fans to J-18: China’s VTOL fighter jet problem

For decades now, China tried to acquire aircraft capable of vertical take-off and landing (VTOL). Should we expect a Chi...

Could China’s aircraft carriers dethrone the US Navy?

China’s Navy operates two aircraft carriers and plans to build at least two more. Could it dethrone the US Navy on...

Does COMAC C919 need to compete with Airbus A320neo or Boeing 737 MAX?

While the COMAC C919 is constantly pitted against the Airbus A320neo and the Boeing 737 MAX, does it truly need to compe...

From Concorde to A380: do you know aircraft nicknames? | Quiz

Do you know the nicknames of aircraft? [Quiz] READ MORE:   How well do you know the world’s most impres...

FAA, American Airlines confirm report of Airbus encounter with UFO

Both the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and American Airlines confirmed the Airbus pilot’s report of an...

Boeing potentially faces billions of extra costs to fix 787 Dreamliner issues

Boeing is yet to climb out of the mud with the 787, as the company potentially faces a huge bill to repair the productio...

Top 10 most advanced fighter jets in 2020

As more and more superpowers of the world move to fifth-generation fighter jets, we look at the top 10 most advanced Fig...

Top 10 Largest Passenger Aircraft In The World

If you've ever wondered which passenger aircraft are the largest in the world, this is the Top 10 list that will ans...

Naila’s journey: from Emirates flight attendant to Starbucks barista

Unlike her colleagues, Naila never dreamed of working as a flight attendant until fate led her to walk the aisle of a wi...

British Airways recalls Airbus A380 from Madrid Barajas storage

British Airways recalled its Airbus A380 from Madrid Barajas aircraft storage on February 23, 2021....