This Secret X-37B Plane Finally Landed After 780 Days In Orbit

The U.S. Air Force’s X-37B reusable space plane just set a new record for itself, spending 780 days in orbit on its fifth and longest mission. But while the orbiter’s existence and the durations of its missions are known, there’s not a lot of information available to the public about what exactly it’s doing while…

Boeing grounds planes after cracks detected

LOGAN AIRPORT WITH NEW DETAILS IN OVERNIGHT. TODD? TODD: ANTOINETTE, GOOD MORNING. WE’RE WAITING FOR A NUMBER OF DETAILS INCLUDING HOW THIS COULD IMPACT TRAVELERS AT LOGAN AIRPORT. HERE’S WHAT WE KNOW RIGHT N THIS MORNING. A BOEING SPOKESPERSON SAID UP TO 737 M.G. PLANES HAVE BEEN GROUNDED BECAUSE CRACKS HAVE BEEN DETECTED ACCORDING TO…

How This Plane Earned A Dangerous Reputation: The DC-10 Story

Thanks to Squarespace for making this video possible, more on that after this video. In just a few short years it would go from being the pride of Airlines to a plane that some thought twice about flying. [Television] The cargo door was found to have a basic fault in design. Before you got on…

How Planes Are Able To Land On Water

On January 15, 2009, US Airways Flight 1549 flew into a flock of Canadian geese shortly after taking off from New York’s LaGuardia Airport. The plane lost all engine power while flying over Manhattan. Their options? Attempt to land on the Hudson River or crash into one of the densest cities in the US. Clip:…

What Happens To Planes after Retirement?

We are an educational channel covering interesting topics in entertaining ways. Subscribe! We are glad you are here. Airplanes are extremely expensive, airlines spend millions and millions to get the latest models, and millions more to operate them. But the lifespan of airplanes is much shorter than you think, so what happens when the old…

Big Planes at Courchevel Airport [XP11]

Big planes at Courchevel airport MD80 Allitalia Landing Big planes at Courchevel airport MD80 Allitalia Take off Big planes at Courchevel airport B737 Swiss Air Landing Big planes at Courchevel airport B737 Swiss Air Take off Big planes at Courchevel airport B747 United Airlines Landing Big planes at Courchevel airport B747 United Airlines Take off…

Plane Crash REAL pilot last words recording with voice record from the cockpit

Power is set. Engine instruments look good. Air speed its comin up both sides. Eighty knots. Vee R, Vee two. Pilot 1. Engine Failure. . Pilot 2.We are not gonna make it. (Pilot propably give the tower info about the no. of flight and reports problem) Pilot 1, Full Power Tower: Cactus 1549, turn left…

KLM What The FAQ: Does a Plane Have a Horn?

Yes! Well, sort of. Airplanes have a ground call button which is similar to a horn. Nope sorry… …it’s a teeny tiny switch on our overhead panel… …next to the switch we use to contact cabin attendants. Pilots only use it when they seek the attention of someone on the platform. No, we really just…