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Warner Village F-104 removed

Jul 31 2008

Last year I visited the relic of an F-104 wearing code 5-25 and tail serial MM6833 (even if it was a composite and the centre section belonged to the MM6785). As I explained in 3 different posts: http://cencio4.wordpress.com/2007/08/07/f-104-warner-village/ http://cencio4.wordpress.com/2007/08/03/f-104-graffiti-art-update/ http://cencio4.wordpress.com/2007/07/31/f-104-graffiti-art/ the aircraft was cannibalized ...

Another B747-400 in-flight problem: is this aircraft still safe?

Jul 30 2008

It seems like, all of a sudden, one the most safe, famous and beatiful aircraft, the B747-400, has been experiencing (age?) problems. On Jul 29, a B744 (747-400) of the Cathay Pacific Airways, flying from New York to Hong Kong ...

Another Qantas inflight problem

Jul 28 2008

As soon as I read the Breaking News from the Herald Sun (http://www.news.com.au/heraldsun) I thought that something strange was happening to my favourite airline.

Qantas jet suffers safety scare on way to Melbourne Article from: Herald Sun

Staff writer

July 28, 2008 10:30pm

BREAKING NEWS: ...

Qantas decompression: ATSB media release points to a missing oxygen cylinder

Jul 28 2008

More information are being disclosed about the QF30 as more passengers provide their first hand account of the flight. According to what they recollected, the aircraft did not “plunge” from 29.000 to 10.000 feet. The aircraft took some 10 minutes ...

Qantas flight QF30 cabin video

Jul 27 2008

An interesting video taken from a passenger of the Qantas QF30 flight was released. The footage was taken after the B747-438 levelled off at 10.000 feet above the sea in bound to Manila airport. The situation in the cabin seems ...

Qantas decompression (QF30 emergency landing follow up)

Jul 27 2008

In order to investigate the causes of the large hole that compelled the QF30 to perform an emergency landing in Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport, the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) sent 4 investigators to the Philippines to conduct a ...

Military Aviation

Nov 15 2018
The final operational chapter of the Prowler career has just been written by the U.S. Marine Corps “Death Jesters” and...
Nov 14 2018
There is much more in Neil Armstrong’s flight, the longest X-15 flight in the entire research program, than a movie can show...

Drones

Nov 04 2018
A drone with a significant resemblance to the Northrop Grumman X-47B has been unveiled at China’s biggest airshow. A new dro...
Aug 06 2018
Drone attack on President Maduro caught on video. According to press reports and official reports two drones armed with explosives...

Aviation Safety / Air Crashes

Nov 14 2018
One Pilot Confirmed Dead, One Hospitalized in Latest USAF Trainer Crash. One crew member is confirmed dead and another hospitalize...
Nov 12 2018
It’s also the Second Crash for Reagan in One Month Following MH-60 Seahawk Crash Last Month. A two-seat U.S. Navy F/A-18F Su...

Rogue States

Nov 10 2018
A Look Back at the F-35Bs deployed to the Middle East on the 243rd Birthday of the USMC. Today is the 243rd Anniversary of the Uni...
Nov 08 2018
Russia’s Newest Fifth Generation Fighter Dances Behind An-12 In Unique Photo-Op. Great video of Russia’s latest Sukhoi Su-57 f...

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