Tenerife Disaster- world’s worst aviation crash.

On March 27 1977, aviation witnessed its darkest day, when two jumbo-jets, i.e. Boeing 747s came together. It is said that about 583 people lost their lives. So today, let’s look into this incident and instead of learning who was at fault, we’ll learn the outcomes of the crash. Tenerife is a small island and … More Tenerife Disaster- world’s worst aviation crash.

Let’s fly CONCORDE

In this series we will have a look at aviation’s most iconic aircraft, we will see its highs and lows, its legacy and how it was like flying that aircraft. Today we will look at Concorde. Concorde was a supersonic aircraft, built by French aerospace company Aérospatiale or SUD Aviation (at that time), and British … More Let’s fly CONCORDE

Airplane Spotting- 3

Previously I made a blog on how to identify a long haul aircraft which you may encounter if you are travelling international from India to Europe, North America, South Asia, or Australia. Today we will be talking in more detail about some long haul aircrafts. We will not be looking for some single aisle long … More Airplane Spotting- 3

Airplane spotting -2

In aviation, the flight length is defined as the distance of a flight. Commercial flights are often categorized into long-, medium- or short-haul by commercial airlines based on flight length, although there is no international standard definition and many airlines use air time or geographic boundaries instead. Route category lengths tend to define short-haul routes as being shorter than 600–800 … More Airplane spotting -2

The (probable) cause of crash of Air India Express Flight IX-1344.

On 7 August, 2020 one more Air India Express 737-800 crashed. It departed from Dubai International Airport (DXB) at about 14:14 and crashed while trying to land at its destination airport Kozhikode International Airport at (CCJ) 19:40 . It is very similar to the crash of IX 812 in 2010 (It also overshot the runway … More The (probable) cause of crash of Air India Express Flight IX-1344.