Posts Tagged ‘planes’
 
 
 
Travel
 
Etihad Airways Residence cabin
Etihad Airways Residence cabin
Etihad Airways Residence cabin

Etihad Airways New Residence First Class Suite Is Like A Home In The Sky (video)

If you've ever flown First Class, then you probably already know what a luxurious experience it is. Heck, even flying Business Class is pretty darn good. But Etihad Airways is looking to redefine the way you think of luxury tra...
 
Offbeat
 
skydiving knock out
skydiving knock out
skydiving knock out

Video of the Day: POV Video of Skydiver Knocked Out, Saved Midair (video)

I thought I had seen all there is to see when it comes to midair collisions, exploding airplanes and skydivers.  Looks like I was wrong.  While this video is devoid of explosions, it does depict yet another skydiving feat that ...

 
Offbeat
 
SkyDiving
SkyDiving
SkyDiving

Video of the Day: POV Footage of Skydiving Planes Colliding (video)

POV videos are a dime a dozen these days thanks to the proliferation of wearable cameras, such as GoPro.   But every once and a while a video emerges that stops you in your tracks and makes you wonder how this isn't movie magic...
 
 
Gaming
 
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DSC00562
DSC00562

Hands on With HotSeat’s $8,000 Triple Screened Flight Simulator

T
he premiere of Disney’s 3D animated movie at the El Capitan Theater (Hollywood, CA) the evening of August 5th saw huge lines -- but it wasn’t just about seeing the movie. Hotseat Chassis set...

 
Sponsored
 
Airbus A380
Airbus A380
Airbus A380

Sponsored Video: Berlin Light Show, the Future by Airbus (sponsored/video)

Airbus is what the industry commonly refers to as a game changer.  Take for instance the Airbus A380.  It's an astounding piece of engineering, especially when taking into account the planes shear size and weight.  That in mind...
 
Offbeat
 
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aeroloft-1
aeroloft-1

Aeroloft: an 8 Bedroom Suite Coming to a Plane Near You

A trans-Atlantic flight doesn't exactly pair well with a short business trip.   You know this especially if you fly coach, where the seats are cramped, don't recline more than a few inches, and offer anything but comfort for th...

 
Offbeat
 
Reno Air Show Crash
Reno Air Show Crash
Reno Air Show Crash

Shocking Footage of Reno Air Show Crash Appears (video)

This past Saturday a 1940's World War II era plane crashed killing 6 people including the pilot, at a Reno air show.  The crash appears to be a result of the plane's tail losing a small piece from its rudder, or at least that's...
 
iPhone Apps
 
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Plane Finder AR iPhone app-1
Plane Finder AR iPhone app-1

Plane Finder AR Augmented Reality App Might Be A Terrorist’s Wet Dream

UPDATED What do you think?  Is an iPhone/Android app that tracks planes and displays them in an augmented reality a terrorist plot just waiting to unfold? Some say yes, others, especially those who produce that app say the info...

 
Solar Power
 
Solar Impulse Plane
Solar Impulse Plane
Solar Impulse Plane

All Solar Plane Makes Its Maiden Voyage

Yesterday we had an interesting solar powered lantern, but now we're upping the scale with a solar powered plane! The Solar Impulse had its first flight today in Switzerland, getting 5,500 feet of altitude and doing test maneuv...