Plane Spotting Philippines–Manila Ninoy Aquino November 2019 inc a 747

Air Asia A320 RP-C8971 Z2433 from Puerto Princesa (PPS) Gulf Air A330 A9C-KE GF154 from Bahrain (BAH) Cebu A320 RP-C3263 5J886 from Cotabato Awang (CBO) PAL A321 RP-C9911 PR2040 from Caticlan Boracay (MPH) Air Asia A320 RP-C8972 Z2351 from Panglao Bohol (TAG) Indonesian Air Force B737 A-7305 Korean Air B777 HL7532 KE621 from Seoul (ICN)…

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…

Are Electric Planes Possible?

This episode of Real Engineering is brought to you by Brilliant, a problem solving website that teaches you think like an engineer. Over the past decade we have seen multiple industries looking to transition to renewable fuel sources, and while we have been making huge strides in the production of renewable energy, the technology required…

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…

#1 AIRCRAFT NEAR MISS AND UNUSUAL EVENTS COMPILATION

Aircraft unusual events compilation #1 I have simply made a collection of what I think fits together. Some of these qualify as official accidents but the main theme is that these events could have turned out much worse. Bell 206 Long Ranger – Pilot does not have right of way and should not be around…