Tag «aircraft»

Adventures in History: Grumpy and his Spitfire

Hi all, hope you’re all keeping safe and doing well at home and while you’re there, finding lots of interesting things to do. Today I’m gonna talk to you about somebody who had a very interesting life and did many amazing things and had a very cool dog. Anyway, who am I? My name is …

Dumb Reason The US Lost A $1.4 Billion Aircraft

Dumb Reason The US Lost A $1.4 Billion Aircraft

February 23rd, 2008- a day much like any other, except in a few minutes the world will see the most expensive aircraft accident in history. By the time the morning is over, the United States military will have lost 1/60th of Russia’s total defense budget in one massive fiery wreck. Waiting to taxi on the …

The Vanishing of Flight 370

The Vanishing of Flight 370

At Kuala Lumpur International Airport, a Boeing 777 is preparing for departure. Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is a daily passenger flight between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Beijing, China. Forty-two minutes past midnight, Flight 370 is given clearance to depart. On board are Captain Zaharie Ahmad Shah, First Officer Fariq Abdul Hamid, ten cabin crew members, …