Pilots Union Oppose Hiring

Pilots Union Oppose Hiring :   Air India recently invited the applications for recruitment of Commanders & Senior First officers on A-320 Aircraft. The Air India pilot’s union has opposed the hiring of commanders on contractual basis from open market stating a lot of company employed first officers are waiting to get upgraded. The union

Leaked: Drone Rules by FAA

Drone Rules unveiled by FAA: The Federal Aviation Administration ( FAA) has released the long-awaited proposal for governing small commercial drones, setting a plan for remote-controlled aircraft to share the skies with passenger planes. The latest FAA proposal would allow drones weighing up to 55 pounds to fly within sight of their pilots during daytime.

Skywards Virtual-The Cool New Initiative

Skywards Virtual-The Cool New Initiative : Skywards Virtual is a  group of dedicated aviation enthusiasts who wish to replicate the day-to-day real world flight operations of Emirates Airlines on the VATSIM network. It is open to pilots of all skill levels. In addition to regular passenger routes , Emirates SkyCargo routes are also included which giving

Cool New Cockpit Technologies-By Honeywell

Cool New Cockpit Technologies: Everyday Aviation is improving with new technologies like Google Glass,Aero Glass etc. Now Honeywell has  launched new products for the cockpit. Join us on an Embraer 170 as we showcase how these new technologies improve safety and efficiency.     Honeywell plays a significant role in aviation. There are various places where products

7 Aviation Quotes That Every Aviator Should Know

Aviation Quotes:     1. When in doubt, hold your altitude; nobody ever collided with the sky.     2.It’s better to be on the ground wishing you were the air, than in the air wishing you were on the ground.   3.Aviation is the Branch of Engineering,that is least forgiving of mistakes   4. There

Backpack Helicopter-The Personal Flying Machine

Backpack Helicopter : The future of personal flying machine is near. Various types of prototypes and concepts are being experimented back to back. Inventor Tarek Ibrahim is working hard on the prototype of backpack helicopter. The Test flight is expected in June,2015.This backpack helicopter will be able to take skydiver up to 10,000 feet for a

Exclusive:Check Out The Latest Patent Of Airbus

Latest Patent Of Airbus : Aircraft Manufacturer,Airbus has received the patent for “AIRCRAFT INCLUDING A PASSENGER CABIN EXTENDING AROUND A SPACE DEFINED OUTSIDE THE CABIN AND INSIDE THE AIRCRAFT”     As per this design, passengers will be able to sit in circular configuration, allowing more passengers to be seated inside the aircraft. The size of

This Is The Largest Image Ever Taken

This Is The Largest Image Ever Taken:   Hubble’s High-Definition Panoramic View of the Andromeda Galaxy   This sweeping bird’s-eye view of a portion of the Andromeda galaxy (M31) is the sharpest image and largest image ever taken of our galactic next-door neighbor. Image credit: NASA, ESA, J. Dalcanton, B.F. Williams, and L.C. Johnson (University of

Boeing Seats on Sale for Aviation Lovers

Boeing Seats on Sale for Aviation Lovers : Japan’s All Nippon Airways (ANA) has decided to start selling seats from a decommissioned 747-400D aircraft recently. All the aviation fans can have their own personal seats of Boeing 747 aircraft. The plane which seats are being sold, was used on domestic routes in Japan, and was

Do you know the Upcoming Routes of Vistara

Upcoming Routes of Vistara : India’s newest carrier,Vistara is expanding wings rapidly. It started flying on 9th Jan 2015. The first flight of Vistara took off from Delhi for Mumbai. It has connected Ahmedabad from Mumbai just after that. Vistara is a full service provider and is in direct competition with Jet Airways and Indian