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Wednesday, August 07, 2013

Street View of an Emirates A380

I found this on Wired and thought it was worth sharing even though it isn't a video per se. Emirates partnered with Google to bring street view to one of it's A380 Airbus. The A388 has flown over 18 million passengers on over 22,000 flights.

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Tuesday, August 06, 2013

Monday, August 05, 2013

C130 Fat Albert JATO Takeoff

What a great idea, strap rockets to an airplane. Done! Here is a JATO, Jet assisted take off, takeoff as filmed during an airshow in Miramar.

Sunday, August 04, 2013

Freshly Painted Canforce A310

Here is the newly painted Canadian Air Force A310. It's registration number is 15001. This is part of the transport fleet for diplomats, military, and the prime minister of Canada. CFC01 is the designator for the aircraft when the prime minister is on board.

Saturday, August 03, 2013

X47-B Launch and Landing from an Aircraft Carrier

The X47-B Unmanned Airplane is filmed here performing a takeoff and landing on board the George H.W. Bush Aircraft Carrier. Published originally by AirBoyd

Friday, August 02, 2013

Planes - 2013 Disney Pixar

I am hopeful that this movie will make planes exciting to children and hopefully open up their imaginations about aviation and airplanes like Cars did for racing. Tall dreams I know but I know that my son is extremely excited to see the movie and seems to be looking at planes in a new way since getting a few of the toys.

Thursday, August 01, 2013

727 Staged Plane Crash

This was shot last year for Curiosity on Discovery Channel and Plane Crash on Channel4. This Boeing 727 was flown remotely into the Mexican desert to document what effects a plane crash has and to see where the safest areas of the aircraft are.