Sunday, August 19, 2018

A Boeing 727 limo or a jumbo jet Mercedes?

That's right, someone actually built a street legal Boeing 727 Jet Limo, or in other words, a converted Mercedes bus that seats up to...

Hope for the Obsolescence of War

The Triceracopter is half Triceratops, half helicopter. Built as a sculpture in 1977 by artist Patricia Renick.This could be a new kind of aviation...

The Boarding Pass For the Nearsighted

Many airlines insist that passengers print their boarding passes before travelling. Blogger William Bryson figured he would have some fun with his boarding pass,...

The one of a kind Plane Boat – Cosmic Muffin

This unique vessel is a late '30's Boeing 307 Stratoliner joined to a planing boat hull. Once owned by Howard Hughes as one of the...

The Origin Of The Word Blimp

The Oxford English Dictionary, along with several other sources, names both noted aviator Horace Shortt and a certain Lieutenant A. D. Cunningham as possible...

“Wrong Way” Corrigan

After "Wrong Way" Corrigan landed in Dublin, Ireland on July 18, 1938; the immigration officials were at a loss as what to do about...

Duct tape use number 1001: Repair a plane after a bear...

Apparently a Bear attacked this Super Cub while it was parked in a remote area in Alaska. The pilot had not cleaned out the...