How Much Does it Cost to Operate a Private Jet?
How much will it cost to park a private jet in your hangar? Stars like Mark Zuckerberg, Harrison Ford, Steven Spielberg and Donald Trump all own, and...
Are We Watching The Sunset of A380?
It has been ten years since the inaugural flight of Airbus A380, the world's biggest passenger airliner. There is a lot of talks that A380 project is...
Two Years of Waiting: Missing Malaysian Aircraft MH370
Two years ago on March 8, 2014 tragic news hit the world when Malaysian Airlines’ plane disappeared. The fact that 239 people were missing caused a...
Is Russian MC-21 Good Enough to Join the Oligopolistic Market?
The single-aisle airliner market is getting more crowded. On 8 June Russia's United Aircraft Corp. unveiled the next domestic airliner which is...
Aviation Engines Past, Present and Future
As the performance of aircraft has increased, the requirements of their engines have also increased. The first aircraft had gasoline engines with...
In May 2017, Cirrus released Vision Jet – the most affordable private jet in the market today. But does cheaper necessarily mean the one to go for? Not always, price is only one of the criteria for choosing the most compelling type of private jet. How to estimate the major differences among various size aircraft […]
Despite the advancing technology and improved aircraft reliability, crew decision making also known as a human factor remains the most important factor in aviation safety. For that reason, the quality of pilot training remains the critical factor in accident prevention. Professional training, first of all, requires qualified instructors and proper training devices. For instrument rating, […]
At a global scale FBOs are all about time and cost efficiency, swiftness and comfort. But while in the US and UK markets the competition within different FBOs is heavily determined by the price of fuel, in South America other separately priced services, including fuel, generate a rather compelling mix of variables before clients can […]
Flight data recorder technology has evolved considerably over time. It began in the 1950s and 1960s with devices that relied on metal foil and recorded just a few flight parameters. Next came the addition of cockpit voice recording and, in time, the introduction of magnetic tape, followed by digital solid-state flight recorders in the 1980s […]
What Do You Know About the Evolution of Full Flight Simulators?
As experienced pilots and instructors say, the sense of flight is unnatural for a human being. Therefore, the methods of pilot training have been...
Boeing to Deliver the U.S. Navy’s First Deployable P-8A Poseidon Trainers
Boeing will deliver the U.S. Navy’s first deployable P-8A Poseidon trainers, allowing aircrew and operators to improve their mission readiness even...
How Can Flight Schools Increase Aviation Safety?
Despite the advancing technology and improved aircraft reliability, crew decision making also known as a human factor remains the most important...
BAA Training continues spreading its name over the map of aviation training world. Aviation training center based in Northern Europe is expanding its services to the Middle East market by establishing BAA Training UAE training base. In cooperation with strategic partners, the aviation training centre Pier 7 Aviation, BAA Training UAE is ready to provide […]
UK-based cabin trainer manufacturer EDM has introduced virtual reality (VR) headsets in cabin crew training to meet an increasing demand from airlines for the modern technology. The headsets will be used in conjunction with EDM’s existing fuselage mock-ups. EDM’s product range also includes replicas of aircraft doors to instruct flight attendants on how to open […]
Авиатренажеры – Симуляторы
As experienced pilots and instructors say, the sense of flight is unnatural for a human being. Therefore, the methods of pilot training have been relevant since the appearance of the first aircraft. Nowadays, flight simulation is critical to the operation of civil and military aircraft organisations. Much of training previously done in aircraft now is […]