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  • Pilots Prepare Special Charters To Chase The Great American Eclipse

    ATLANTA — Pilots will team up with eclipse chasers in August for special flights above the clouds as a rare solar eclipse blazes a trail across the United States from the Pacific waters to the Atlantic coastline. The eclipse’s line of totality on August 21 will be visible beginning over Oregon’s coast and continuing in a diagonal […]

  • This Small Greek Island Is A Spotter’s Paradise on The Aegean Sea

    Skiathos Island National Airport (‘Alexandros Papadiamantis’- IATA code JSI and ICAO code LGSK) is located on the Greek island of Skiathos in the Aegean Sea. The island is a popular tourist destination and sees roughly 3,300 aircraft movements per year on the airport’s single 5,341 foot (1,628 meter) runway 02/20. What makes JSI so popular […]

  • Northrop And McDonnell Douglas Built Two Fine Tactical Jets Together

    The Northrop / McDonnell Douglas YF-23 was Northrop and McDonnell Douglas’ response to a United States Air Force (USAF) request for an advanced tactical fighter (ATF) to counter the newest Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-29 and Sukhoi Su-27 fighters then showing upon spy satellite images in the Soviet Union. This ATF was to be capable of supercruise, or […]

  • The Naval Aviator For A Day Program Makes Special Kids Into Stars

    Hannah Dunaway completed the Naval Aviator for a Day program at Naval Air Station (NAS) Meridian and received her Navy Wings of Gold back in 2014. In this short video produced by Jim Albritton for Batson Children’s Hospital in Jackson, Mississippi where Hannah is a cystic hygroma patient, United States Navy Lieutenant Commander Clinton Watt and […]

  • No, A Passenger’s Epic Fart Did Not Force a Plane to Evacuate Yesterday

    American Airlines is denying a passenger’s supposed fart of epic proportions as the cause for deplaning the aircraft at Raleigh Durham International Airport yesterday afternoon. In a bizarre story which originally appeared on local WNCN-TV that has gone viral, passengers reportedly complained of nausea and headaches spurred by a foul-smell in the cabin of American flight 1927 from Charlotte to RDU. The […]

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