#plane

Virgin rocket carries satellites to orbit

8 months ago — Quick Read

Virgin Orbit - not be confused with Virgin Galactic, Virgin's space tourism venture - has succeeded in putting its first satellites in space.

What future do airlines have? Three experts discuss

1 year 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....

Meet the School Kids that Built a Plane.

3 years ago — Quick Read

55 pupils at a Scottish high-school have worked together to build and fly Eurofox two-seat plane. The project, supported by local aerospace company Aero Space Kinross (ASK) and Air Services...

Airbus Solar Plane smashes records with a 26 day flight

3 years ago — Quick Read

Airbuses Zephyr S High Altitude Pseudo-Satellite (HAPS) just flew for a record 26 days straight

Must Watch – World’s largest plane (by wingspan) rolls out of hanger

4 years ago — Quick Read

Watch as for the first time - Stratolaunch Systems Corp - moved the Stratolaunch aircraft out of the hangar to conduct aircraft fueling tests.

Solar Impulse 2 set to break more records

5 years ago — Quick Read

Having now completed repairs in maintenance in Hawaii Solar Impulse 2 has now flown back to California. The electric plane has now completed three-quarters of its trip around the world...