A week after its first flight, the Airlander 10 airship botched its landing. As it hit the ground, the cockpit was severely damaged but the two pilots are safe. This is a serious setback for the company, HAV (Hybrid Air Vehicles) who is running this project.
The Russian military arms maker Kalashnikov has just opened a souvenir shop at Sheremetyevo International Airport near Moscow. Guns and assault weapons are on sale but these are, of course, replicas, however disturbingly realistic. This is an astounding decision. See the video (no commentary). Read the article.
Flight sharing is now regulated in France. The Internet platforms that connect public and private pilots now have to acquire a business license and an air transport certificate. A brief overview follows.
Over the last few years some commercial aircraft have a bump that has appeared on their fuselages. What it is exactly and what it is for? Read on and watch the video.