Tag Archive: passengers

China Bets Big On ‘Iron Bird’ Of The Skies

One news channel has been granted exclusive access to the headquarters of Comac – China’s answer to Airbus and Boeing. The vast campus forms the heart of China’s attempt to take on the aviation giants. Comac was only founded five…
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New York To Get World’s Tallest Ferris Wheel

The world’s tallest Ferris wheel is to be created in New York – twice the height of the Statue of Liberty. Unveiled by the city’s mayor, Michael Bloomberg, the attraction is planned for Staten Island. It will cost £142m ($230m)…
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Exquisite picture show an abandoned terminus that’s a miniature Grand Central

It was supposed to be the showpiece of New York City’s new subway system. Stained glass windows, skylights and brass chandeliers adorned its curved walls and arched ceilings. But City Hall station was unexpectedly closed to the public a mere…
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Passenger jet is crashed into the Mexican desert ON PURPOSE . . . all in the name of air SAFETY

With its fuselage torn to shreds and emergency workers seemingly looking on in vain, there was surely only one fate for the passengers of this Boeing 727. Just as well, then, that those on board were only crash-test dummies used…
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Relatives of Titanic victims set sail to retrace journey of doomed liner 100 years after the tragedy

Relatives of passengers who died aboard the Titanic have set sail on a trip to retrace the journey of the doomed liner. Critics of the voyage, who thought the cruise was macabre or in poor taste, were silenced after all…
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Inside $80 million customized Boeing business jet

If you have a spare $80million lying around you might be in the market for a new Boeing jet unveiled this week in Shanghai, China. Boeing flaunted its high-tech customised 737 at the Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition. Earlier…
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Russia ‘Is The World’s Most Risky Place To Fly’

Russia has become the most dangerous place in the world to fly, according to figures from the Aviation Safety Network. The country now surpasses even the Democratic Republic of Congo in the number of plane crash fatalities this year. One…
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