Posts Tagged ‘aviation’

Global aviation emissions in 2019 far exceed official reports, reveals study

This discovery reveals a significant under-reporting issue that could have profound implications for international climate policy. Source

Army National Guard Hit With “Aviation Safety Stand Down” After Two Crashes

The director of the Army National Guard ordered an “aviation safety stand down” of all helicopter units until a safety review is completed following two deadly crashes involving rotary wing aircraft.  The decision for the grounding came after two crashes of AH-64D Apache Longbow helicopters, one near Salt Lake City during a training exercise on Feb. 12, […]

Aviation safety jeopardised

Conservative Influencer Asks United Airlines One Tough Question, and the Answer Could Blow Up US Aviation… An anonymous source from the airline industry reportedly approached conservative pundit Ashley St. Clair with some unsettling information. LIONESS OF JUDAH MINISTRY JAN 8   By Revolver News January 6, 2024 An anonymous source from the airline industry reportedly approached conservative […]

Aviation Authority Investigating Boston Airport ‘Close Call’ Incident

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is investigating a “close call” between a JetBlue and Learjet flight that occurred at the Boston Logan International Airport, Massachusetts, on Feb. 27. The incident occurred before 7 p.m. Eastern time. According to the FAA’s preliminary review, an air traffic controller had asked the pilot of the Learjet 60 […]

UAE companies explore production of sustainable aviation fuel with BP

United Arab Emirates renewable energy company Masdar, state oil firm Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC)  and oil major BP, reports Reuters. BPL agreed to conduct a joint feasibility study on exploring the production of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) in the UAE, Masdar said in a statement on Friday. The agreement, which includes Abu Dhabi […]

UFO appears in official logo of US aviation intelligence office

UFO appears in official logo of US aviation intelligence office By T.K. Randall September 27, 2022 That’s definitely a UFO in the bottom-left corner. Image Credit: ODNI / DOD Social media was buzzing this week after the image of a flying saucer was spotted in an official intelligence office seal. While US intelligence officials have […]

China’s Long String of Aviation Industry Successes

In 1951, the young People’s Republic of China decided to develop its own aviation industry. The Aviation Industry Administration Commission was established, which by now has evolved into the state-owned AVIC megacorporation. As a result of more than half a century of work, China has built an aircraft industry that is almost independent of foreign […]

Iran, Qatar sign aviation co-op MOU

TEHRAN – Iran and Qatar have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to increase cooperation between the aviation industries of the two countries, the spokesman of Iran’s Civil Aviation Organization (CAO) announced. Source

US Govt Requests Delay To 5G Wireless Deployment Over Aviation Safety Concerns

The US government has asked AT&T and Verizon to postpone the deployment of 5G wireless technology due to aviation safety concerns according to reports. The aviation industry and FAA raised concerns about potential interference of 5G with sensitive aircraft electronics like radio altimeters that could disrupt flights. RT reports: Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg and Federal […]

Vaccinated Pilot Dies in Flight. Emergency Landing and Uproar in the Aviation Industry

Now it has Happened: Vaccinated Pilot Dies in Flight. Emergency Landing and Uproar in the Aviation Industry By Niki Vogt and Stew PetersGlobal Research, October 15, 2021Krisenfrei 14 October 2021Theme: Science and Medicine All Global Research articles can be read in 51 languages by activating the “Translate Website” drop down menu on the top banner of our […]

Oil Giant Shell Sets Sights on Sustainable Aviation Fuel Take-Off

LONDON—Royal Dutch Shell plans to start producing low-carbon jet fuel at scale by 2025, in an attempt to encourage the world’s airlines to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Aviation, accounting for 3 percent of the world’s carbon emissions, is considered one of the toughest sectors to tackle due to a lack of alternative technologies to jet […]

Afghanistan Aviation Authority Advises Transit Aircraft to Reroute

The Afghanistan Civil Aviation Authority (ACAA) said on Monday that Kabul airspace had been released to the military and that it advised transit aircraft to reroute, according to a notice to airmen on its website, hastening some airline route switches. United Airlines, British Airways, and Virgin Atlantic had already stopped using Afghanistan airspace after the […]

Iranian knowledge-based companies attending Russian aviation and space expo

Iranian knowledge-based companies attending Russian aviation and space expo – Tehran%20Times TEHRAN – Thirty Iranian knowledge-based companies have participated in the 15th International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS-2021, which opened in Russia on July 20 and will run through July 25. The Iranian delegation aims to showcase their scientific achievements and expand foreign markets by […]

Belarus Ryanair ‘hijacking’ – live: Lukashenko accused of ‘aviation piracy’ as European leaders mull sanctions

A woman stands with a poster reading ‘Where is Roman [Protasevich]?!’ in the arrival area as passengers disembark from a Ryanair passenger plane from Athens (Petras Malukas/AFP via Getty Images) European leaders are to discuss imposing possible sanctions on Belarus after a journalist opposing the country’s president Alexander Lukashenko was arrested when the Ryanair passenger […]

Iranian aviation incomes drop $76m in 2020

TEHRAN – Head of Iran Airports and Air Navigation Company (IAC) announced on Sunday a $76-million decline in the country’s aviation industry revenues during 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic restrictions. According to Siavash Amirmokri, the air passenger numbers in Iran decreased by 52 percent in 2020, the IAC Office of Public Relations reported. The […]

Chinese aviation authority suggests flight attendants wear DIAPERS to avoid virus-ridden airplane toilets

Flight attendants should wear disposable diapers while in the air to avoid having to use pathogen-riddled airplane toilets, China’s civil aviation body has suggested in a seemingly extreme move to battle Covid-19 onboard. “It is recommended that the cabin crew wear disposable diapers and avoid using the toilet barring special circumstances, to avoid infection risk,” […]

Tributes Paid to Late Mission Aviation Fellowship Founder Stuart King

(The Christian Institute) — Stuart King, co-founder of Mission Aviation Fellowship (MAF), died on August 28 at age 98. After serving in the RAF during the Second World War, King founded MAF in 1945 and was one of the first British airmen to take light aircraft to Africa in 1948 to aid isolated villages. Today, […]

Iran’s Army Aviation kills 13 members of PJAK terrorist group

ISNA – The commander of Iran’s Army Ground Force announced that the Islamic Republic of Iran Army Aviation killed 13 members of the Kurdistan Free Life Party (PJAK) terrorist group. The commander of Iran’s Army Ground Force Brigadier General Kiomars Heidari said on Wednesday, “Today, the Islamic Republic of Iran Army Aviation is the most […]

Syrian Air Defense ready to destroy Turkish aviation if they attack – Deputy FM

“We warn the Turkish leadership that if they initiate combat operations in the Afrin area, that will be considered an act of aggression by the Turkish army,” deputy foreign minister Faisal Meqdad told reporters. The statement was made after Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu’s statement made earlier in the day, saying that Ankara would intervene in Syria’s Afrin and Manbij, citing the […]

Gay BDSM-themed music video lands Russian aviation cadets in hot water

The video, uploaded on YouTube on Monday by user Aleks Jigurdinski, shows muscular young men dressed in underwear and occasional accessories like ties and leather straps dancing to the tune of 2002 hit ‘Satisfaction’ by Italian DJ Benni Benassi. The actors twerk, eat bananas, hug each other and otherwise mimic the original music video, which […]

Hanna Reitsch – Aviation Pioneer and National Socialist Icon

Hanna Reitsch was one of the most celebrated pilots in National Socialist Germany, testing out dangerous new innovations in aviation. Here are two short (somewhat biased) documentaries on this amazing woman. Source Article from http://www.renegadetribune.com/hanna-reitsch-aviation-pioneer-national-socialist-icon/

China and Russia take on aviation giants Boeing and Airbus in launch of joint venture to build wide-body commercial jet

     China and Russia on Monday completed the formal registration of a joint venture to build a wide-body jet, kick-starting full-scale development of a program aimed at competing with market leaders Boeing Co (BA.N) and Airbus SE (AIR.PA). State plane makers Commercial Aircraft Corp of China Ltd (COMAC) [CMAFC.UL] and Russia’s United Aircraft Corp (UAC) […]

Solar Impulse Co-Founder Aims To Make Electric Aviation A Reality With New Company

Electricity as a vehicle fuel has revealed various benefits. In a day and age where we yearn for both sustainability and efficiency, finding ways to increase energy security, improve fuel economy, lower fuel costs, and reduce emissions has become essential, and electricity does just that. Building on this knowledge, European and Asian countries have been taking advantage of […]

Iran minister calls on int’l community to take care of victims of terrorism

Rome, May 24, IRNA – Minister of Health, Medical Treatment and Education Hassan Hashemi said on Tuesday that the international community should pay more attention to the status of the victims of terrorism round the globe. He made the remarks in the 60th Health Forum 2016 in Geneva. Speaking to reporters after the Forum, he […]

Cloudy Goats screened in US filmfest.

In the Cuddly Critters section of CFFS 2016, Cloudy Goats was screened together with 16 other animations from several countries including Russia, the US, Colombia, Australia, Canada, Lithuania, Switzerland, Taiwan, Italy, Germany and Poland. Incorporating a combination of 3D and 2D techniques, the five-minute animation has been produced by the Institute for Intellectual Development of […]

Memory Of Egyptian Revolution Is Only Weapon We Have Left

I didn’t take my camera out with me the night Hosni Mubarak was overthrown. I stood in Tahrir Square among tens of thousands of Egyptians and told myself I would enjoy the moment, I would not divide myself from the night’s magical reality with a lens. I had filmed up until then because it was my job, […]

Memory Of Egyptian Revolution Is Only Weapon We Have Left

I didn’t take my camera out with me the night Hosni Mubarak was overthrown. I stood in Tahrir Square among tens of thousands of Egyptians and told myself I would enjoy the moment, I would not divide myself from the night’s magical reality with a lens. I had filmed up until then because it was my job, […]

Memory Of Egyptian Revolution Is Only Weapon We Have Left

I didn’t take my camera out with me the night Hosni Mubarak was overthrown. I stood in Tahrir Square among tens of thousands of Egyptians and told myself I would enjoy the moment, I would not divide myself from the night’s magical reality with a lens. I had filmed up until then because it was my job, […]

Memory Of Egyptian Revolution Is Only Weapon We Have Left

I didn’t take my camera out with me the night Hosni Mubarak was overthrown. I stood in Tahrir Square among tens of thousands of Egyptians and told myself I would enjoy the moment, I would not divide myself from the night’s magical reality with a lens. I had filmed up until then because it was my job, […]

Memory Of Egyptian Revolution Is Only Weapon We Have Left

I didn’t take my camera out with me the night Hosni Mubarak was overthrown. I stood in Tahrir Square among tens of thousands of Egyptians and told myself I would enjoy the moment, I would not divide myself from the night’s magical reality with a lens. I had filmed up until then because it was my job, […]

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