Airbus experiments with theoretical new fuel-saving technology

Airbus experiments with theoretical new fuel-saving technology

While the supersonic Concorde may be a thing of the past, the aviation industry continues to innovate in the 21st century. European aircraft manufacturer Airbus has recently unveiled a concept-only design for a new airplane that resembles a bird of prey, with feathers on the tips of its wings. The feathers of this theoretical aircraft…

Boeing’s 737 Max brings crisis to the company

Boeing’s 737 Max brings crisis to the company

If Boeing intended to have their 737 Max become a household name, surely this is not what they had in mind. Since 737 Max crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia killed nearly 350 people in the past year, deliveries of the infamous bestselling plane have halted, stocks have plummeted, and Boeing has struggled to rehabilitate the…

How Electric Planes Will Change The Aviation Industry For The Better

How Electric Planes Will Change The Aviation Industry For The Better

Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk has become a household name across the world for his impressive achievements in the field of technology. He has now set his eyes on fundamentally changing the aviation industry by introducing commercially available electric planes that can compete with fuel planes. There are a few electric planes in existence but none…

Groundbreaking Research on Airplane Contrails Shows Their Impact on Climate Change

Groundbreaking Research on Airplane Contrails Shows Their Impact on Climate Change

Hardly a day passes by for most people without seeing an airplane flying across the sky and leaving a line shaped white track behind it. These tracks are called contrails and new research has revealed that they are far more dangerous for the environment than previously thought. Plane contrails are formed in the same way…

In mid 2019, the Boeing Air Company announced a huge investment in Brazil to develop a sustainable fuel industry.

In mid 2019, the Boeing Air Company announced a huge investment in Brazil to develop a sustainable fuel industry.

Boeing plans to grant Brazil roughly 1-million US Dollars for the sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) project. Boeing and their investments hope to improve the environmental benefit of local communities engaging in SAF. Along with the environmental support to Boeing’s investment, the company hopes to focus on maximizing social and economic benefits in small communities within…