Archive | April, 2008

Heathrow Terminal 5 Song: Bringing rap back to British Airways

White boy rapping and aviation has traditionally gone together like toothpaste and orange juice, but the recent Terminal 5 chaos has prompted a guy to get all satirical, and release the “Terminal 5” song: Similar to a Flight of the Conchords ditty, this satirical view (also produced by a Kiwi man) is quite humorous, and […]

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Aviation safety in DR Congo

Unfortunately aviation safety in DR Congo hasn’t the greatest track record.

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Flightglobal’s video review of the week

We start this week with our very own Flightblogger, who appeared on CNN to comment on the recent high number of flight inspections and cancellations in America:

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Boeing failed to learn from Airbus’s lessons

I spied this video of the flamboyant Richard Quest explaining to CNN viewers at the time of the Boeing 787 update call this week.

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Flightglobal’s video review of the week

Welcome to Flightglobal’s video review of the week. This new weekly feature will showcase the best videos from the world of aviation. This week began with the tragic Cessna crash in Kent, UK. Flight’s Safety and Operations Editor David Learmount gave us his perspective of the incident:

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Future of aviation – Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Is it there at all?

Is it a bird, is it a plane….is it there at all….? Or could it be just another April’s Fool…?

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