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Touchdown in Abu Dhabi as @SolarImpulse completes round the world flight - an annotated infographic

Solar Impulse 2, the plane powered only by energy from the Sun, has completed its 15-month mission to circumnavigate the world.

Landing in Abu Dhabi yesterday – where it first took off in March 2015 – the plane finally completed its epic 25,000-mile record-breaking journey. 42 more words

Technology

So are you ever going to fly commercially?

Ahhhhhhh! I’ve heard this question a million times. I have to bite my tongue and remind myself that the person I’m speaking to doesn’t know my industry. 163 more words

Aviation

Suasa Airlines violated civil aviation act: Malaysia's Transport Minister

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SEPANG: Suasa Airlines Sdn Bhd (Suasa Airlines) had violated aviation laws, including carrying paying passengers on a “demonstration flight” from the Kuala Lumpur International Airport to Langkawi, said Transport Minister Liow Tiong Lai. 360 more words

Current Affairs

Solar Impulse Completes World's First Solar Powered Round Trip of the Earth.

History was made on Tuesday as the first entirely solar powered plane completed its round trip around the world. Despite being the first journey of its kind, the plane, Solar Impulse, was developed as a means to show off the capabilities of renewable energy. 162 more words

News

Vertical Components

This is a little slice of what “you are number 15 for take-off” looks like. Newark, New Jersey.

Photography

Ravana Aviation Kite Airshow 2016 (RAKA-2016)

– Kite to Aviation –

For the first time in the history of Sri Lanka, a Day & Night kite airshow has been organized for the young generation of the country, on the… 600 more words

Sri Lanka

Airport struggles when couple book flight

Barra Airport in Scotland Struggled to cope with increased passenger numbers we’ve been told

The news comes as Mr & Mrs. Jenkins booked a return flight back to Brighton… 146 more words

Aviation News