What Happens to Planes After Retirement

Do you think that the newer an airplane, the safer the flight? Not quite. Modern commercial aircrafts are very robust. One of the oldest commercial airplanes, a Boeing 737-200, made its first flight 40 years ago and still makes 3-4 regular flights a day! But what happens to the retired aircraft? There are several options…

NASA X-Plane Looks To The Future of Supersonic Flight

Narrator: Historically, October has been a big month for supersonic flight. Chuck Yeager broke the sound barrier in an aircraft on October 14, 1947. The Concorde made its final passenger flight on October 24, 2003. Now, NASA is developing a prototype of an aircraft that could bring supersonic flight back to the traveling public. The…

The Little Plane War

This video was made possible by Squarespace. Build your website for 10% off by going to squarespace.com/Wendover. The commercial airline industry is the classic duopoly. In the US there’s Boeing—the long successful manufacturer most known for its iconic 747—and in Europe there’s Airbus—the more recent entrant formed as a consortium of various European manufacturers—and that’s…

Why No One Should Swap Seats on a Plane

You board yet another long-haul flight and look for your seat. “26B – here we are!” You look down to see two husky dudes sitting in 26A and C. “Oh boy…” Hmm…There are plenty of empty seats around… “Time to switch places!” But not so fast! You could put the whole plane at risk! First,…

How It Works Boomerang Plane Ver 80 origami boomerang plane #BoomerangPlane #XTT #MayBayGiay

I wish you success offline If you are a newcomer For the first time watching videos on xtt channel, please watch the video ver 53 for inspiration. Hi guys If you are someone who has ever seen xtt’s videos and knows how to play Boomerangs well. So please watch the video to 4:18 for instructions…

Mixed Emoji 46 – Planes ✈️🛫🛬💺🛩️🚁🛂🛃🛄🛅🧳

Here’s some plane talking. Here in Britain we call the airplane the aerOplane because we get surprised in the middle of the word. This emoji is also used for when phones are in airplane mode. I tried putting my phone into airplane mode and it only flew about three feet. I like the little bells…

What Happens When You Hide in the Landing Gear of a Plane

It’s raining men, hallelujah, it’s raining men, amen. So goes the famous 1982 hit by The Weather Girls, It’s Raining Men. Yet for a woman in London on the 30th of June of this year, it was literally raining men- or rather a single man, who fell to his death and landed in the garden…

A Plane Landed With 92 Skeletons On Board

Every now and then we hear a scary story on the news about a plane which is vanished now most of the time there’s a malfunction on the plane and it simply falls into the sea later on wreckage is found and we know exactly what happened but in a few select cases we have…

Spreading Its Wings: Business Aviation Boosts Perdue Farms’ Productivity

Safety is not only condition of the aircraft, it’s also knowing and understanding everything that you can about your trip which goes all the way from weather to facilities. So the older pilots try to teach the younger pilots. We have four pilots. We have two aircraft – a jet and a turboprop. We have one…

How Do We Monitor All The Planes In The Sky?

Air travel used to be the dream of mankind, but today it’s a pretty standard part of our reality. Now with all those jets zipping around, the sky is a lot more crowded than it was in 1903 when it was just one guy up there named Orville. How do we share the skies safely?…