The Little Plane War
Articles | Blog

The Little Plane War

This video was made possible by Squarespace. Build your website for 10% off by going to squarespace.com/Wendover. The commercial airline industry is the classic duopoly. In the US there’s Boeing—the long successful manufacturer most known for its iconic 747—and in Europe there’s Airbus—the more recent entrant formed as a consortium of various European manufacturers—and that’s […]

Continue Reading...

The Future of Airliners? – Aurora D8
Articles | Blog

The Future of Airliners? – Aurora D8

When we look back over the last century of innovation in flight it’s sometimes hard to believe how far we have come. The Wright’s first flight in 1903 was at best a proof of concept; only managing to fly 37 metres before falling ungracefully from the sky. We often look back at this historic event […]

Continue Reading...