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Southwest Airlines: 50 Years Young, And Celebrating!

Southwest Airlines: 50 Years Young, And Celebrating!

On the 18th of June (Friday), Southwest Airlines celebrated 50 years of commercial flights, and marked the occasion with a special livery on one of its 737-800s! This is an airline that likes a special livery every now and then. So obviously, they wouldn’t let a...
REGENT Seaglider: Is It A Plane Or A Ship?

REGENT Seaglider: Is It A Plane Or A Ship?

This week, Brittany Ferries partnered REGENT Craft Inc., who are working on the all-electric ‘seaglider’, a wing-in-ground-effect vehicle. REGENT Craft Inc. is a Boston-based startup, working on what they call the seaglider concept. In essence, this is a...
Missing Aircraft Found Submerged In California Lake?

Missing Aircraft Found Submerged In California Lake?

A hydrographic survey company accidentally found a missing aircraft in Folsom Lake, in California! Unusually dry conditions helped. The company is called Seafloor Systems Inc. Folsom Lake is close to their base in Northern California – closer than any sea coast. So...
CRASH: Let L-410 With Parachutists In Siberia

CRASH: Let L-410 With Parachutists In Siberia

Four people lost their lives and four more faced serious injury, in the crash of a Let L-410 in Siberia this morning. This is a developing story. At approximately 10am local time, a Let L-410 with parachutists on board had a crash. The accident happened in south-west...
Airbus – Single-Pilot Long-Haul A350 In The Works?

Airbus – Single-Pilot Long-Haul A350 In The Works?

Airbus is working with the airlines, in a project that could allow single-pilot operations for certain segments of long-haul flights, with its A350. A few months ago, we saw an Airbus initiative to get an A350 to taxi out, take-off, land and taxi in again. This was...