VIDEO: Buzz Aldrin visits the Flightglobal chalet

Legendary astronaut Buzz Aldrin visited the Flightglobal media chalet and joined our Paris Live show to take about his new book “Mission to Mars”. Aldrin offered his views on how mankind should ignite a new space programme to rival the Apollo moon missions.Find out more news and views from the Paris air show.

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VIDEO: Display highlights from the Paris air show #PAS13

View the visual delights from the flying display at the Paris air show. Footage is courtesy of FLIR Systems.

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VIDEO: John Travolta talks Challenger 350 at #EBACE13

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Look who’s talking about the Challenger 350 at the Bombardier stand at EBACE 2013, renowned pilot and actor John Travolta. Billypix Bombardier invited its most famous Challenger 601 pilot and owner on a recent test flight and simulator ride for the new Challenger 350. To a crowd of hundreds gathered around the mock-up of Bombardier’s […]

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VIDEO: The Lancaster bomber flys again

This video shows amazing on-board footage from the RAF Memorial Lancaster performing a flypast to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the famous Dambusters raid in the Second World War.Crowds gathered on the shores of Derbyshire’s Derwent Reservoir to watch Britain’s last Lancaster. The flypast is just one of the events taking place to celebrate The […]

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VIDEO: British Airways’ first A380 comes to life

There’s exciting news for British Airways passengers as its first Airbus A380 gets closer to delivery. Receiving the distinctive colours of BA, this A380 will fly between London Heathrow, Los Angeles and Hong Kong. Around 10,000 dots have been individually applied to its body work, showing the complexity of this process. Watch the paintwork take […]

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VIDEO: Snake on a Qantas plane

This isn’t a sequel to the 2006 movie rather an extraordinary, if very sad, video of a scrub python stuck on a wing of Qantas QF191 flight between Cairns and Port Moresby.Stunned passengers spotted the stricken snake during the flight and notified the cabin crew, but unfortunately it was found dead on arrival. It was […]

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The £1 million airline brand bet

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Richard Branson bets £1 million that Virgin Atlantic will still be in business five years from now.

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The final resting place of N106US

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In a dimmed hangar on the side of Charlotte-Douglas International Airport lies N106US, the US Airways Airbus A320 that landed on the Hudson River one chilly January morning in 2009. Edward Russell The famous “Miracle on the Hudson” aircraft is now an exhibit at the Carolinas Aviation Museum in Charlotte, North Carolina. Flight 1549 was […]

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Amazing time-lapse video of San Diego airport landings

Time-lapse video of San Diego airport

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Qatar Airways gets, at last, its first Dreamliner

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Qatar Airways receives its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner

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