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Top 5 Fascinating facts about Concorde - Love Planes
Concorde was a thrilling aircraft which flew lucky passengers at supersonic speeds. Introduced on 21st January 1976, she graced our skies for far to short a time, retiring on 26th November 2003 due to a decrease in air travel after a economic crash and a general slump due to 11 September 2001 attacks in …
a small plane is flying low to the ground with it's landing gear down
Truly insane fly-by. - Love Planes
Very crazy!
a man standing in front of an airplane with the words click to play on it
Flight Club - James May Toy Stories - Love Planes
If the video has expired, you can find out when the show will next be on TV using this link.
This is a really interesting and fascinating video. It’s a pilot’s eye view (including HUD overlay) of a training flight in a hawk jet – the same kind of aircraft the red-arrows fly. In this video, as the aircraft is taking off a bird is sucked into it’s one engine, … Inbound Marketing, Content Marketing, Ejection Seat, Fighter Jets, Aviation Humor, New Engine, Business Computers, Seat Work, Industrial Development
Hawk - bird strike on take-off, and ejection - Love Planes
This is a really interesting and fascinating video. It’s a pilot’s eye view (including HUD overlay) of a training flight in a hawk jet – the same kind of aircraft the red-arrows fly. In this video, as the aircraft is taking off a bird is sucked into it’s one engine, …
a fighter jet taking off from the runway with it's landing gear still on
Best job ever? f-15 - Love Planes
These guys get paid to do this… lucky! Holger Haussmann: December 25th, 2012 at 10:59 am Cool! Wie einst Ka8 gegen K13
an airplane cockpit with the sun setting in the distance
Embraer 190 HUD image - Love Planes
Just a nice photo – Lufthansa fly some of these – BA Cityflyer and FlyBe fly similar jets but not sure if they have the HUD’s – know of any?
a group of people in suits and ties are standing under a red sky with the words, flying in the face of ordinary
Virgin Atlantic 'Flying in the face of ordinary' - Love Planes
Interesting new advert from Virgin Atlantic, making it seem like their staff have super-powers – isn’t that false advertising? What did you think of the advert?
a small blue and white plane sitting on top of an airport runway
How do airplanes fly? - Love Planes
This video looks, and sounds old – but it’s absolutely current! If you’ve ever wondered just how or why airplanes fly, and if you have 19 minutes to spare – then watch this!
This post is about engine sounds – at first glance that’s quite geeky, but I’d imagine most people recognise that rush of excitement that flows through your body when, after taxiing around an airport, finally your planes jet turbine engines whine and spools up, and a thrust of acceleration presses you into … People, Jet Turbine Engine, Turbine Engine, Engine, Jet, Taxi, Sound, Engineering
Great 777 engine sounds - Love Planes
This post is about engine sounds – at first glance that’s quite geeky, but I’d imagine most people recognise that rush of excitement that flows through your body when, after taxiing around an airport, finally your planes jet turbine engines whine and spools up, and a thrust of acceleration presses you into …
a blue and white plane taking off from an airport runway
Boeing 777 test flights - Love Planes
The Boeing 777 feels to be like a very new plane despite having first flown 18 years ago, and I’ve enjoyed some very nice long distance flights within BA’s 777 fleet. It’s a very safe an efficient plane which has a fantastic engine sound.Here’s quite a cool (very 80′s seeming) …
The newest season of Air Crash Investigation started up last month on 3rd August. The series is available to UK viewers on the National Geographic channel, with the third episode on TV tonight at 9pm. If you missed the first two episodes, you can view them below! Episode 1 Episode … Princess Cruises, Montreal, Ilustrasi, Helicopter, Tragedy, Investigations, Episodes, National Geographic
Air Crash Investigation - Series 12 - Love Planes
The newest season of Air Crash Investigation started up last month on 3rd August. The series is available to UK viewers on the National Geographic channel, with the third episode on TV tonight at 9pm. If you missed the first two episodes, you can view them below! Episode 1 Episode …
a space shuttle taking off from an airport runway with it's landing gear down
Landing the Space Shuttle - Love Planes
The space shuttle is an airplane – for the very final phase of a mission in any case. During re-entry, computers are in control as, yet in the final stages of a shuttle mission, when the orbiter has returned to the atmosphere, humans take over, and the space orbiter becomes …
two planes flying in the sky above clouds
Best Bond Airplane stunts. - Love Planes
Since a new James Bond came out this week, I thought I’d write an article about the best James Bond stunts including airplanes. Let’s be honest, there are a lot, because airplanes are cool, I’m guessing part of being a spy is becoming a pilot too. (I have not seen …
a fighter jet flying through the sky above clouds
Avro Vulcan - See it in 2013, or miss out. - Love Planes
The Avro Vulcan – such an iconic aircraft, and a wonderful sight, which we will soon lose from our skies. The Vulcan to the sky trust posted a press release which has aviation fans across the globe planning trips to UK air shows in 2013, to catch the last ever glimpse of …
an airplane is parked on the tarmac with people walking around it in front of it
Engineering Giants - Jumbo Jet. - Love Planes
This show was on the BBC a few months ago – it’s a fascinating incite into an overhaul of a British Airways Boeing 747. It’s a full hour long show, so sit down and enjoy! I don’t know how long this video will be on-line for (as it’s not been posted by the owner).