Aircraft Loading Error
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Aircraft Loading Error

On Tuesday 13th December 2016, a Virgin Australia Boeing 737-800 aircraft was being prepared to operate flight 1393 from Adelaide, South Australia to Brisbane, Queensland. At 9:27 Central Standard Time, the graphical load instruction report was sent to the ramp staff allocated to load the aircraft. Virgin Australia used an electronic load control system, which […]

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Fly in a vintage WWII-era aircraft
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Fly in a vintage WWII-era aircraft

Today we’re flying a 1940 Navy SNJ aircraft was actually flown by the Navy in World War Two. It’s a 72 year-old airplane and we’re out over the city of Reading. In 1940, maybe, there were about 15 and a half thousand SNJ made. This is an early model. It’s an SNJ-2. There were only […]

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Miraculous Plane Landing on New Orleans Levee
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Miraculous Plane Landing on New Orleans Levee

NARRATOR: It’s a rough ride aboard a 737 on descent in the wilderness. A violent thunderstorm has caught the pilots off guard. Ask the flight attendants to take their seats. [THUNDER] CAPTAIN: Flight attendants, please take your seats. [RAIN AND THUNDER] NARRATOR: Suddenly, less than 17,000 feet from the ground, the flight becomes all the […]

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DRAG RACING R44 helicopter vs Southwest 737
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DRAG RACING R44 helicopter vs Southwest 737

Jerry: Oh my gosh we’re racing a Southwest jet… I think they’re winning already Bruce! Bruce: Tower TV3? Tower: TV3? Bruce: TV3 I’d like to make an approach to runway 7R or 7L if it’s available Tower: TV3…low approach to runway 7R is approved. Tower TV3, any way you can turn all the lights up? […]

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