Boeing 747 turned Into a Restaurant

In the city of Mokpo, South Korea, we can see a very mysterious aircraft, which cannot possibly be in flight where it appears to be! As a matter of fact, we still don’t know how the aircraft was transported to this site, but it turns out to be the world’s fist Boeing 747 converted to [...]

Private jet : the Cirrus Vision SJ50

Cirrus Design Corporation announced that “Cirrus Vision SJ50” will be the new official name for its single-engine personal jet, formerly known as “The-Jet“. The Cirrus Vision made its first flight last week The name “Cirrus Vision SJ50″ represents a natural extension of Cirrus’ vision to build the ultimate personal transportation machine,” said Cirrus CEO, Alan [...]

British Airways buys France’s l’Avion

British Airways is going to buy the French all-business airline l’Avion for 54 million pounds ($107 million) as it steps up efforts to take advantage of the recent liberalization of transatlantic travel. The privately owned airline flies two Boeing 757 aircraft with 90 seats each between Paris and New York. L’Avion has flown 65,000 passengers [...]

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Luxury VIP Airbus Corporate Jet

Airbus offers a complete range of aircraft for corporate, VIP and government aviation – from its A318 Elite, Airbus Corporate Jetliner (ACJ) and A320 Prestige to the widebody A330 and A340, and the A380. In 2007 Airbus corporate jetliners won 38 firm orders from customers around the world and a total of almost 50 orders [...]

Japan Airlines Introduces First Class Suites

Another airline to offer individual private suites to its first-class passengers is JAL (Japan Air Lines) who has created along with London-based James Park Associates the new “JAL Suite”. The first class compartments are now 20% more roomy. Upholstered in grey leather, the seat’s shape is basically a bolted down traditional armchair with facing ottoman, [...]

Icon A5, the sporty amphibious plane

The ICON Aricraft, a consumer sport plane manufacturer founded by Kirk Hawkins, an engineer and former US Air Force F-16 fighter pilot, recently unveiled a sporty amphibious plane called the Icon A5. The A5 features a high-strenght, lightweight carbon fiber airframe and is powered by a reliable, 100-hp Rotax 912 ULS engine that runs on [...]

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