Tag: aircraft

All Airplanes Actually Have Only One Wing
All Airplanes Actually Have Only One Wing

Riddle me this: can airplanes fly with only one wing? Or can they reach supersonic speeds — still with a single wing? If you answered no to both, you’re in for a surprise! There’s still […] Read More

Never Walk Under the Wings of Plane, Here’s Why
Never Walk Under the Wings of Plane, Here’s Why

There’s so much going on in airports and on board the planes that you don’t need to bother learning it all. But there are things you do want to know — yet no one will […] Read More

Some Airlines Let Passengers Choose a Plane Name
Some Airlines Let Passengers Choose a Plane Name

When the pilot greets you on board, they’ll talk about the weather and flight duration after introducing themselves and the crew. But have you ever been on a flight where the Captain introduced the plane […] Read More

No evidence Ukraine plane crash was linked to Iran rocket attack
No evidence Ukraine plane crash was linked to Iran rocket attack
8 Secrets Airport Staff Don’t Want You to Know

Airports can feel like foreign countries with their own sets of rules, regulations and, of course, secrets. Only the people working there know how things really go down, but that’s all about to change! Get […] Read More

Американский спутник снял сверхсекретный аппарат ВВС США?
Американский спутник снял сверхсекретный аппарат ВВС США?
Why Some Airplanes Have Rounded Noses and Not Pointed
Why Some Airplanes Have Rounded Noses and Not Pointed

Okay. One day I was sitting at the airport, counting the cash I had just pick-pocketed – no not really, just checking whether you were paying attention — and I noticed a couple of planes […] Read More

What It Was Like to Fly in the 1930s (Passengers Slept in Real Beds!)
What It Was Like to Fly in the 1930s (Passengers Slept in Real Beds!)

Frigid tempuratures, loud noise, sickening turbulence, and constant danger to boot. Hey sign me up! Nah, all that used to be part of a luxury only the most well-to-do people could afford. No it’s not […] Read More

Jessica Ambats – Pulse-Pounding Aerial Photography

I’m the kid that always looked overhead when a plane passed by. Something about aviation drew me in. I love flying. I love photographing flying. Aviation photography is a passion of mine, and it’s amazing […] Read More

Sony | α | Bob Martin – Tips from a Legendary Sports Photographer
Sony | α | Bob Martin – Tips from a Legendary Sports Photographer

Sports photography is about capturing fleeting moments It might be a moment of action, it might be a moment of emotion. My priority is not producing 20 pictures from a day, it’s producing one great […] Read More