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Blue Origin rocket makes historic vertical landing

Watch as the Blue Origin rocket makes the first vertical landing. (www.youtube.com) More...

(Video) What happens when an airplane hits a bird

Poor birdie. If you ever wondered what would happen if an airplane and a bird hit each other head on, here it is. It doesn’t end up exactly how you think it would. Well, it kind of does as in the bird loses but it is a little surprising in how high and straight the bird bounces in the air after hitting the nose of the jet. Poor birdie. (www.youtube.com) More...

What's it like-being a pilot?

Best description I've seen yet. These folks have it nailed! (www.youtube.com) More...

Airbus A320neo Receives Joint EASA and FAA Type Certification Clearing the Way for Delivery

The Airbus A320neo has received today the joint Type Certification from EASA and the FAA, clearing the path for the deliveries to its customers, which will begin later this month to launch customer Qatar Airways. (airwaysnews.com) More...

UK will speed up purchase of F-35 jets

In a rare display of increased military spending, George Osborne has told the BBC that the UK will significantly speed up its acquisition of new carrier-based F-35 stealth fighters. The chancellor of the exchequer also told the BBC yesterday that anti-terror spending would be increased by 30 percent. These comments precede Wednesday's Spending Review, where Osborne is expected to announce massive austerity measures that will cut the government's annual budget by around £20 billion, with the aim… (arstechnica.com) More...


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