#Flight

Paramedics could reach patients in minutes thanks to Jet Suit

2 months ago — Quick Read

Gravity Industries has teamed up with The Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) to develop a 1050 brake horsepower Jet Suit just for paramedics

NASA’s Mars Helicopter all set for Next Red Planet Mission

5 months ago — Long Read

Ingenuity, a small, autonomous rotorcraft, is set to travel with the American agency’s latest Mars mission scheduled to blast off later this month. A recent article in the New York...

What future do airlines have? Three experts discuss

8 months ago — Deep Dive

Airlines face an unprecedented international crisis in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) estimates that the global industry will lose US$252 billion in 2020....

An Ion drive space engine has been used on aircraft for first time!

2 years ago — Long Read

Imagine an aircraft engine that has no moving parts, produces no harmful exhaust and makes no noise. That’s what researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the US...

Engineering History – The heartbreaking story of the flying mathematicians of World War I

3 years ago — Deep Dive

Keith Lucas was killed instantly when his BE2 biplane collided with that of a colleague over Salisbury Plain on October 5, 1916. As a captain in the Royal Flying Corps,...