1 month ago
Spirit Airlines flight declares emergency in air, loses power at Sacramento airport

https://www.sacbee.com/news/local/transportation/article240356746.html

A Spirit Airlines flight declared an emergency while attempting to land at Sacramento International Airport on Saturday morning, but managed to touch down without incident.

1 month ago
Aerospace Maintenance Council

Are you ready for the Aerospace Maintenance Skills Competition?

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXqoh7q4QSMyVPgBpU5lYtw

1 month ago

TAMC is at the Aero Engines Americas Conference today.

1 month ago
Saudia Cargo Boeing 747 suffers tailstrike during take-off Dammam Airport, Saudi Arabia - Aviation24.be

Heck of a tail strike https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.aviation24.be/airlines/saudia/saudia-cargo/boeing-747-suffers-tailstrike-during-take-off-dammam-airport-saudi-arabia/amp/

On 1 February, a Saudia Cargo Boeing 747-400 (TC-MCT) operated flight SV919 between Dammam King Fahd Airport, Saudi Arabia and Zaragoza, Spain. During take-off, however, the aircraft scraped its tail ... See more

1 month ago
Two new Airbus planes have experienced engine shutdowns mid-flight after drinks were spilled in the cockpit

https://us.yahoo.com/news/two-airbus-planes-experienced-engine-213634903.html

Recent flights by Airbus A350-900s have experienced mid-flight engine shutdowns after drinks were spilled in cockpits, leading them to divert to nearby airports.

2 months ago
Photos show the glory days of Pan Am, a symbol of a bygone era of luxurious air travel before the airline went bust 29 years ago

Nothing at all like today being packed in like sardines

https://www.businessinsider.sg/pan-am-photos-show-airline-glory-days-2020-1/

Pan American World Airways was once the world's largest international airline, and is remembered for its glamorous cabins, passengers, and crew.

2 months ago
3D Printed B787 Jet Engine Model with Thrust Reverser - Aviation Humor

Haha need one of these 🙂

This went from “Sounds like a cheap plastic toy” to “Holy cr*p I want this so much” in like 10 seconds. And it sounds like my PC during summer. I just hope I will never hear the words ... See more

2 months ago
Aviation Humor

Cool old bird

Big airliner for today, let alone 1949!

2 months ago
Lufthansa Weighs Listing of Stake in Jet-Maintenance Unit

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-01-22/lufthansa-is-said-to-mull-listing-of-jet-maintenance-business

Deutsche Lufthansa AG is considering selling stock in its jet-aircraft maintenance businesses to fund the unit’s expansion and help boost the airline group’s market value, according to people ... See more

2 months ago
College or $70,000 a year? Aviation industry scrambles for mechanics as retirements loom

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/09/03/airlines-search-for-young-mechanics-as-retirement-wave-looms

The aviation industry is facing a wave of retirements and is recruiting students who haven't graduated high school to fill the ranks. Salaries in their early 20s can top $70,000.

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