Ever wondered what it's like to fly in a propeller plane over the Nevada and Arizona deserts and over the mountains in Grand Canyon National Park? This is what it's like. And here are a few photos as well. Enjoy!
This is how they can tell which fighter jet pilots are going to make it through training: http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=2765681854456894446
Paul Allen, one of the Microsoft co-founders, turns out to have more up his sleeve than the X Prize, although it's related to it. He loves restoring old war planes. I'm not talking about painting them up so they can be placed in a museum, I'm talking about getting them up in the air! Just [...]
It's now been two days since I got back from my trip across the pond, and every time I blow my nose, my mucus is bloody. Sorry if I'm grossing you out, but I'm trying to make a valid point. The air in airplanes is too dry! Every time I fly for extended periods of [...]
A company called DayJet will start taking orders from customers later this year for "on demand flying". They have these light, 4-passenger airplanes called the Eclipse 500, and will let passengers book them for flights between cities that don't normally offer commercial flights. CNET has the details in this article. I'm curious to find out [...]