Explore the profound impact of the Airbus A320 on modern aviation and how it reshaped air travel with groundbreaking technology and innovation Continue reading How Airbus A320 Reshaped Modern Aviation
How SAS’s move to join SkyTeam signifies a significant shift in airline alliances, promising a transformative impact on the travel industry Continue reading Airline Alliances: What SAS leaving Star Alliance Means for the Industry
Intersecting Runways in Airports: Are They Still Relevant? Continue reading Parallel Runways or Intersecting?: Evolution of Airport Design
Explore the resurgence of supersonic travel, bridging historic feats with future innovations for faster, sustainable aviation Continue reading Supersonic Renaissance: Past Meets Future
Commercial airlines operate in a highly competitive and complex industry where efficiency and profitability are paramount to success. Behind the seamless experience of boarding a flight and reaching a destination lies a complex web of operations and processes that are meticulously managed to ensure smooth and efficient airline operations. In this article, we will delve into the intricacies of airline operations, including fleet management, route … Continue reading Airline Operations and Efficiency: Unlocking the Secrets Behind Successful Airline Management
Since its first flight in 1969, the Boeing 747 has revolutionized air travel. Developed by aircraft manufacturer Boeing Commercial Airplanes and nicknamed the “Jumbo Jet,” this iconic plane ushered in a new era of commercial aviation that continues to shape the industry today. The 747 is one of the most recognizable aircraft in the world and has become a symbol of air travel, with its … Continue reading Discover the Iconic Boeing 747: How it Revolutionized Air Travel
If I must recount the turning points of the civil aviation industry – the decisions that changed the fate of the industry (and the world we live in) forever – the advent of the ETOPS rating system would be one of my prime picks. Without ETOPS, we would still be flying large planes over major routes, with small planes only being used for overland flights. … Continue reading ETOPS Ratings for Popular Aircraft
The world of civil aviation has seen a consistent increase in passenger demand over the previous decades. Sailing across a temporary blip caused by COVID-19, we are witnessing an upsurge in passenger demand over 2021 and 2022. Though minuscule, fliers frequently face inconveniences pre-, peri- and post-flight, ranging from flight cancellations to lost baggage. Thus, there exists a definite need for passengers to understand their … Continue reading A Guide to Passenger Rights in India
It is a no-brainer that range is one of the most crucial factors in the mind of the aircraft engineers while designing a new aircraft. As we saw in this article on narrow-body aircraft, range-based market differentiation is slowly becoming the future of commercial aviation. Let us take a look at the ranges of popular aircraft: Manufacturer Aircraft Range (km) Range (NM) Boeing 707-120B 6700 … Continue reading Range of Popular Aircraft
Or just good marketing? Continue reading Narrow-Bodies – The Next Big Thing in Aviation
Aviation’s 50-year old, but newfound, friend Continue reading What does it take to fly over the poles?
Let’s put our comparison hats on! Continue reading Fuel Consumption of Popular Aircraft
This trip report covers Emirates Airlines flight EK517 from New Delhi, India (DEL) to Dubai, UAE (DXB). Flight EK517 has scheduled timings of departure at 4:15 pm from DEL and a 6:35 pm arrival at DXB. This is the most premium aircraft operating on this route, the other ones being from Indian carriers like IndiGo Airlines, SpiceJet, state carrier Air India, Air India Express and recently, … Continue reading Trip Report: Emirates | Boeing 777-300ER | Economy | DEL to DXB
Air traffic figures for June 2019 reveal sturdy growth Continue reading Is Air Traffic declining? This is what IATA has to say
The Concorde is undoubtedly one of the top engineering creations in aviation, which was supposed to revolutionise the industry. However, it was not able to achieve what it intended to. This has serious learnings for the industry. Watch the video below to find out more: If you like the video, don’t forget to like, share and subscribe to our YouTube channel! Continue reading AIKA Explains: How the Concorde Changed the World
Does Extra Long Range Matter? Continue reading Why the A321XLR is a Turning Point in Aviation History
Dangerous, or only a stuff of movies? Continue reading Can an airplane door open mid-air? What if it does?
Not the Heart of an Aircraft for no reason Continue reading Which Engines do the Major Airliners of our times use?