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Remembering “Little Trump,” the Boeing 727 Converted Into a Home for Just $30,000
Remembering “Little Trump,” the Boeing 727 Converted Into a Home for Just $30,000

13 Apr 2022, 06:12 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Before the downsizing frenzy went mainstream, Jo Ann Ussery turned a decommissioned passenger plane into the fanciest, most awesome home

 
Lockheed Martin's Stalker VXE Unmanned Aircraft Completes Record Flight
Lockheed Martin's Stalker VXE Unmanned Aircraft Completes Record Flight

11 Apr 2022, 16:22 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Lockheed Martin's Stalker VXE unmanned aircraft has recently completed a 39-hour record flight, showing off its capabilities

 
MQ-9B SeaGuardian Drone to Carry Out Maritime Surveillance Missions in Japan
MQ-9B SeaGuardian Drone to Carry Out Maritime Surveillance Missions in Japan

7 Apr 2022, 19:45 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / General Atomics announced that its MQ-9B SeaGuardian remotely piloted aircraft system will perform wide-area maritime surveillance in Japan

 
Embraer A-29 Super Tucano Light Attack Aircraft Completes 500,000 Flight Hours
Embraer A-29 Super Tucano Light Attack Aircraft Completes 500,000 Flight Hours

7 Apr 2022, 01:45 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / In addition to 500,000 flight hours, the A-29 Super Tucano flight attack aircraft has accumulated approximately 60,000 hours in combat

 
P-51H Mustang: a Low Production GT500 in The Sky, the Ultimate Mustang
P-51H Mustang: a Low Production GT500 in The Sky, the Ultimate Mustang

6 Apr 2022, 16:26 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / f you're familiar with the P-51 Mustang, the chances are pretty good you're the most familiar with the P-51D variant, but not this Mustang.

 
Rocket Lab's Sikorsky S-92 Helicopter Prepares to Catch a Rocket Mid-Air
Rocket Lab's Sikorsky S-92 Helicopter Prepares to Catch a Rocket Mid-Air

5 Apr 2022, 18:30 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Rocket Lab will use for the first time a cutomized Sikorsky S-92 to snatch the first stage of its Electron rocket as it returns back to Earth from space

 
Textron’s Legendary Beechcraft and Cessna Piston Aircraft to Receive Some Upgrades
Textron’s Legendary Beechcraft and Cessna Piston Aircraft to Receive Some Upgrades

4 Apr 2022, 20:14 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Textron's Beechcraft Baron, Beechcraft Bonanza, and all Cessna piston aircraft are getting some upgrades that focus on both function and comfort

 
Silverplate Boeing B-29: The Special Superfortress That Legitimately Changed the World
Silverplate Boeing B-29: The Special Superfortress That Legitimately Changed the World

3 Apr 2022, 19:17 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Legend has it a phony story was written up implying the Silverplate moniker was the designation for a modified Pullman train car for use by FDR

 
Subaru-Bell 412EPX: a State of the Art Japanese Take on the Classic American Huey
Subaru-Bell 412EPX: a State of the Art Japanese Take on the Classic American Huey

3 Apr 2022, 17:51 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / As far as limited edition helicopters, the 412EPX is at least more special than the dime a dozen American UH-1 "Huey" ancestor it's spawned from.

 
DeHavilland Canada Launches a New Firefighting Aircraft, It's Already a Winner!
DeHavilland Canada Launches a New Firefighting Aircraft, It's Already a Winner!

1 Apr 2022, 22:07 UTC · By: Tudor Serban / When wildfires happen in remote areas, aircraft are the fastest and most appropriate solutions to contain the flames until ground troops can finish the job

 
Fly Nostalgic Aircraft, Take Part in Competitive Air Battles in Red Wings: American Aces
Fly Nostalgic Aircraft, Take Part in Competitive Air Battles in Red Wings: American Aces

31 Mar 2022, 15:47 UTC · By: Cosmin Vasile / Perhaps the only arcade biplane shooter with cross-platform online multiplayer is now available on both PC and Nintendo Switch platforms

 
Airbus A380 Completes First Flight Powered by 100 Percent SAF
Airbus A380 Completes First Flight Powered by 100 Percent SAF

28 Mar 2022, 18:17 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Following the A350 and the A319neo last year, an Airbus A380 MSN1 has successfully demonstrated 100 percent SAF-powered flight

 
Microsoft Flight Simulator World Update VIII: Iberia Adds Tons of New Content
Microsoft Flight Simulator World Update VIII: Iberia Adds Tons of New Content

25 Mar 2022, 03:08 UTC · By: Cosmin Vasile / The latest update for Microsoft’s flight sim brings not just new landing challengers, handcrafted airports, and bush trips, but also geographic improvements

 
Airbus’ VSR700 Unmanned Helicopter Performs Autonomous Take-Offs and Landings at Sea
Airbus’ VSR700 Unmanned Helicopter Performs Autonomous Take-Offs and Landings at Sea

25 Mar 2022, 02:00 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Airbus has recently begun trialing its VSR700 unmanned helicopter. The aircraft has successfully completed 150 autonomous take-offs and landings

 
Volocopter 2X eVTOL Carries Out First Crewed Flight in France, Is a Success
Volocopter 2X eVTOL Carries Out First Crewed Flight in France, Is a Success

24 Mar 2022, 17:55 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Volocopter has reached a significant milestone: its 2X full-scale prototype has successfully performed its first crewed flights in France

 
100-Year-Old RAF Veteran Flies Once Again in 1947 Miles Gemini Aircraft
100-Year-Old RAF Veteran Flies Once Again in 1947 Miles Gemini Aircraft

23 Mar 2022, 03:54 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / RAF veteran Jack Hemmings has recently took the skies in a 1947 Miles Gemini, the same model he and his old friend, Stuart King, flew in 74 years ago

 
Embraer's Largest Single-Aisle Jet Dressed in Tech Lion Livery to Land at Wings India
Embraer's Largest Single-Aisle Jet Dressed in Tech Lion Livery to Land at Wings India

21 Mar 2022, 15:41 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Embraer will show off its largest commercial jet, the E195-E2 Profit Hunter, at the Wings India 2022. The jet will be dressed in its stunning Tech Lion livery

 
Royal Navy Hawk Jets Carry Out Farewell Flypast Over UK
Royal Navy Hawk Jets Carry Out Farewell Flypast Over UK

18 Mar 2022, 17:58 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Royal Navy's Hawk T1 jets retired after decades of service. This week, the veteran aircraft carried out a farewell flight over UK

 
New Zealand's First P-8A Poseidon Maritime Patrol Aircraft Is Now Officially in the Works
New Zealand's First P-8A Poseidon Maritime Patrol Aircraft Is Now Officially in the Works

18 Mar 2022, 11:13 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / New Zealand's first P-8A Poseidon aircraft is now in the works, with Boeing recently kicking off the keeling process of the maritime patrol aircraft.

 
AeroMobil Unveils AM NEXT Four-Seater Flying Car
AeroMobil Unveils AM NEXT Four-Seater Flying Car

16 Mar 2022, 03:48 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / AeroMobil has unveiled its second model of its flying car: the AM NEXT. The vehicle was designed to operate as a ride-hailing travel solution