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Thousands of Brand-New Mercedes-Benz Cars Sit on an Unused Airfield, Here's Why
Thousands of Brand-New Mercedes-Benz Cars Sit on an Unused Airfield, Here's Why

19 Sep 2022, 22:53 UTC / We were hoping the lack of chips issue was going to end. Unfortunately, it looks like worsening before it gets any better. Here’s proof

 
A Pioneering Joint Venture to Accelerate Hydrogen Operations at Airports in Paris
A Pioneering Joint Venture to Accelerate Hydrogen Operations at Airports in Paris

16 Jun 2022, 06:04 UTC / A hydrogen supply chain expert together with Groupe ADP in France are launching the first engineering joint venture that's dedicated to hydrogen support

 
Airbus Kicks Off Another Collaboration for Hydrogen Aircraft Operations in Japan
Airbus Kicks Off Another Collaboration for Hydrogen Aircraft Operations in Japan

13 Jun 2022, 03:45 UTC / Japan wants to become one of the leaders of hydrogen-fueled aviation, with two major players working with Airbus on paving the way for that

 
1958 Chevrolet Biscayne 8-Door Limo Discovered in Texas, It's Ridiculously Cool
1958 Chevrolet Biscayne 8-Door Limo Discovered in Texas, It's Ridiculously Cool

18 May 2022, 12:44 UTC / Cars like this are usually abandoned once their operational cycle expires and they become rust buckets in junkyards. This one had a more fortunate fate

 
Peak Ghost Flying: Carrier Operates 3,000 Unnecessary Flights to Keep Airport Slots
Peak Ghost Flying: Carrier Operates 3,000 Unnecessary Flights to Keep Airport Slots

7 Jan 2022, 11:15 UTC / Figures show Lufthansa-owned Brussels Airlines has flown 3,000 empty or near-empty flights just so it wouldn’t lose landing and takeoff rights at the airport

 
Kansas City Airport Becomes the First to Introduce Wireless EV Charging for Its Shuttles
Kansas City Airport Becomes the First to Introduce Wireless EV Charging for Its Shuttles

24 Dec 2021, 07:47 UTC / Kansas City Airport will become the first airport in the world to install inductive charging systems for its fleet of electric buses

 
Airports Gear Up to Implement NASA's Software for Reducing Delays and Saving Fuel
Airports Gear Up to Implement NASA's Software for Reducing Delays and Saving Fuel

26 Nov 2021, 08:44 UTC / NASA is helping passengers get on time, especially during the busy Holiday season, through a cutting-edge technology for air traffic management

 
America’s Aviation Strategy Focuses on SAF, Aircraft Design and Airports’ Efficiency
America’s Aviation Strategy Focuses on SAF, Aircraft Design and Airports’ Efficiency

12 Nov 2021, 11:05 UTC / The U.S. Aviation Climate Action Plan highlights, for the first time, the goal of net-zero emissions by 2050, and SAF is one of the key elements to reach that

 
Microsoft Flight Simulator Getting Sim Update 6 on October 19
Microsoft Flight Simulator Getting Sim Update 6 on October 19

15 Oct 2021, 03:39 UTC / Besides the new update that brings nearly two dozen bug fixes, the game is also getting 28 new planes and airports from third-party developers

 
NASA and FAA to Roll Out a Fuel-Saving, Flight-Optimizing Program Across U.S. Airports
NASA and FAA to Roll Out a Fuel-Saving, Flight-Optimizing Program Across U.S. Airports

30 Sep 2021, 07:33 UTC / NASA and FAA have developed an innovative technology that saves fuel, cuts CO2 emissions and reduces flight delays, which will be implemented in airports

 
Amazon Packages To Be Delivered Faster. New Air Hub in Kentucky Is Open for Business
Amazon Packages To Be Delivered Faster. New Air Hub in Kentucky Is Open for Business

13 Aug 2021, 12:15 UTC / Amazon's new air hub in Kentucky is finally open for business. With an investment of $1.5 million, this site will improve package delivery times.

 
Seven-Door, 23-Foot-Long Pontiac Catalina Is as Ridiculous as it Sounds
Seven-Door, 23-Foot-Long Pontiac Catalina Is as Ridiculous as it Sounds

23 May 2021, 17:15 UTC / The 23-foot-long 1961 Pontiac Catalina Safari provides room for up to 12 people and was once used as a highly unusual airport shuttle

 
Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Use Runway Grass Cuttings for Walls and Furniture
Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Use Runway Grass Cuttings for Walls and Furniture

14 May 2021, 13:06 UTC / Schiphol has announced a partnership with ECOR to use grass cuttings from the airport as a raw material for various construction products

 
Atlanta Is No Longer the World’s Busiest Airport
Atlanta Is No Longer the World’s Busiest Airport

23 Apr 2021, 07:05 UTC / New data shows that Guangzhou Bai Yun International Airport in China is now the world’s busiest airport after a very difficult 2020

 
This Is Where You Can Try Out Google Maps’ Latest Navigation Feature
This Is Where You Can Try Out Google Maps’ Latest Navigation Feature

12 Apr 2021, 06:37 UTC / Zurich Airport has officially announced that the latest Google Maps update that enables indoor navigation via Live View is available locally

 
Boeing 737 Lands at Wrong Airport, Second Plane Close to Making the Same Mistake
Boeing 737 Lands at Wrong Airport, Second Plane Close to Making the Same Mistake

5 Apr 2021, 08:54 UTC / Ethiopian 737 flying from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to Ndola, Zambia, mistakenly lands at an airport that was still under construction

 
2020 Has Been the Worst Year for the Aviation Industry, Bar None
2020 Has Been the Worst Year for the Aviation Industry, Bar None

30 Nov 2020, 06:38 UTC / IATA says the first signs of recovery will show in the fourth quarter of 2021, under the most optimistic scenario, but passenger volume won’t return until 2024

 
Montblanc Put Pirelli Racing Tires on Its Suitcase, for Max Speed at the Airport
Montblanc Put Pirelli Racing Tires on Its Suitcase, for Max Speed at the Airport

18 Nov 2020, 09:30 UTC / The latest case from Montblanc is designed with speed, efficiency and convenience at the airport in mind, retails for $1,280

 
Alaska Airlines Plane Has Runway Collision With Brown Bear, Takes Some Damage
Alaska Airlines Plane Has Runway Collision With Brown Bear, Takes Some Damage

18 Nov 2020, 05:40 UTC / Flight 66, a Boeing 737-700, was landing when it ran over one of two bears sitting in the runway. The bear was killed and the left engine cowl was damaged

 
MicroClimate Helmet Will Filter Your Uber, Airport Air
MicroClimate Helmet Will Filter Your Uber, Airport Air

11 Oct 2020, 06:37 UTC / The AIR filters both inlet and outlet air, comes with an acrylic shield that will let others see your facial expressions, is compatible with glasses and airpods