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Mars Helicopter – From Demonstration To Operations!

Mars Helicopter – From Demonstration To Operations!

NASA’s Ingenuity Mars helicopter is proving so successful that they will incorporate it to Perseverance’s operations. Because they HAVE to! “It is only going to be a demonstration”, they said. “Even one successful lift-off, flight and landing, will be a huge success”,...
London City Airport Gets Remote Control Tower!

London City Airport Gets Remote Control Tower!

After months of trials, London City Airport announced today that they have implemented a remote control tower for all ground and air traffic! It is a promising technology, that many authorities are looking at. Larger and smaller trials are taking place elsewhere, but...
Airbus A380 – 16 Years Of Trouble-Free (?) Flying

Airbus A380 – 16 Years Of Trouble-Free (?) Flying

16 years ago today, the Airbus A380 flew for the first time. The imposing double-decker was a promising prospect, but now faces a troubled future. On this day, 27th of April 2005, F-WWOW, the first prototype of the Airbus 380, lifted off in Toulouse, France. It was a...
Zeroavia Targets 50+ Seat Hydrogen Aircraft In 5 Years!

Zeroavia Targets 50+ Seat Hydrogen Aircraft In 5 Years!

With more funding from investors, Zeroavia moves its focus to a 50+ seat, hydrogen fuel-cell power train replacement programme. Before reaching its 50+ seat milestone, Zeroavia is busy perfecting its current design. The powerplant that is currently installed in its...
Circular Runway Airports: Could They Happen [for real]?

Circular Runway Airports: Could They Happen [for real]?

Could airports with a circular runway ACTUALLY become a reality? And if so, where could such a project appear for the first time? Two days ago we decided on an April Fools article, suggesting that Heathrow was contemplating a circular runway. Obviously this wasn’t...