During my years of flying since 1967, I have experienced occasional annoyance which has really tested my patience. This article relates my top pet peeves ranging from cancelled flights to turbulence.
When Charles Lindbergh flew his tiny monoplane across the Atlantic Ocean in 1927, and touched down in France, many considered it the greatest achievement in the history of flight.
Eurocopter X3 at a top speed of 487 kmph is faster than few military drones. It is also one of the most advanced on the list of attack helicopters. Last but not the least nearly twice as fast as the last helicopter on this list.
The SR-71 Blackbird, also known as the Archangel, was the fastest classified air breathing airplane in the world and the world's first stealth plane that could fly at Mach 3+ .
The Canberra, a light bomber was inducted into the IAF in the late fifties of the last century. It was phased out after 2 decades, during this span it was the foremost strike bomber of the AF
The Horton Ho-229 aka Gotha Go-229 was an aircraft that had an impressive theoretical capability. This aircraft causes many to wonder what might have been.
For the hi-fliers, first class in a passenger aircraft won’t be enough, they would want their own jets. So which are these hi-flier jets and how fast can they fly? Let’s see.
The National Air & Space Museum has two F-4s in its collection. One F-4 is a record breaker and the other is a MiG killer. Together they represent the F-4's contribution to aviation history.
Many people often dream what it would be like to be a pilot but never take the leap to doing it. Well I took that leap and I am here to share some basics to consider on your way to becoming a pilot.
Tankers are an important aircraft in any country’s fighter-bomber strategy. Are they fast though? Let’s find out.