FLIGHT SAFETY – Aircraft integrated de-icing services

Facebooktwitterpinterestlinkedinmail

Ryanair CEO’s growth-in-a-recession concept

The Ryanair’s CEO Michael O’Leary, announced that he would close his only French base at Marseilles Airport from January 2011, following the commencement of legal proceedings against Ryanair’s Marseille base, where all of its 200 pilots and cabin crew work on Irish aircraft (i.e. Irish territory) and pay their taxes and social insurance contributions in Ireland where they receive their Irish pay. Here is a video shot in 2009 – Michael O’Leary’s vision about travelling by plane:

Facebooktwitterpinterestlinkedinmail

X3 concept – experimental compound helicopter

The Eurocopter X3 concept is a High-speed long-range Hybrid Helicopter (H3 concept) which flies up to 220 knots or 410 km/h. Special thanks to Xavier – http://passiondesavions.blogspot.com webmaster – who stumbled upon this French-subtitled video:

Facebooktwitterpinterestlinkedinmail

Boeing 787 engine’s chevrons – « Cookie-cutters » at Farnborough

Facebooktwitterpinterestlinkedinmail

A380 vs B-787 competition at Farnborough International Airshow

Facebooktwitterpinterestlinkedinmail