Top 5 Largest Commercial Aircraft

Here are the top 5 largest commercial aircraft. 5. Airbus A340-600 | Wide-body Length: 75.30m | Height: 17.30m | Wingspan: 63.45m | First Flight: 23 Apr 2001 4. Boeing 777-300(ER) | Wide-body Length: 73.90m | Height: 18.50m | Wingspan: 64.80m | First Flight: 16 Oct 1997 3. Boeing 747-400(ER) | Wide-body Length: 70.60m | Height:Continue reading “Top 5 Largest Commercial Aircraft”

News | Air Crash | PIA Flight 8303 Crash

On 22 May 2020, Lahore, Pakistan, PK8303 was getting ready for a flight to Karachi, Pakistan. The aircraft operating was a 15-year old Airbus A320-214 owned by Ge Capital Aviation Services. The A320 took its first flight on 17 August 2004 and was leased to China Eastern between September 2004 and June 2014. Then, itContinue reading “News | Air Crash | PIA Flight 8303 Crash”

News | Covid-19 | Singapore Airlines retires 777-200ERs early

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, many airlines have retired some of their aircrafts. For Singapore Airlines, the retirement aircraft is the 777-200ER. The 777 is the world’s largest twin-engine commercial aircraft. The retirement of the 777-200ER is not a normal retirement. One of the Singapore Airlines Jubilee aircraft, 9V-SQA, is in the 777-200ER fleet. TheContinue reading “News | Covid-19 | Singapore Airlines retires 777-200ERs early”

News | Covid-19 | Say goodbye to the Airbus A380 Jumbo Jet

The Airbus A380 is the world’s largest commercial jet. The aircraft was first delivered to Singapore Airlines on 15 October 2007 (Reg. 9V-SKA). The first flight was a Singapore Airlines flight from Singapore to Sydney (flight status below). The A380 was built to defeat the Boeing 747. However, on 7 February 2019, Airbus Announced thatContinue reading “News | Covid-19 | Say goodbye to the Airbus A380 Jumbo Jet”

News | Covid-19 | SIA to ground more than half of its Boeing 787 fleet

The Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner is one of the newest and safest Boeing jet. Singapore Airlines, the first operator of the Boeing 787-10, will be grounding more than half of its Boeing 787-10 fleet. This is a piece of rather shocking news to hear. This disease called Covid-19 won’t be cured until early-2021. Watch the videoContinue reading “News | Covid-19 | SIA to ground more than half of its Boeing 787 fleet”

News | Covid-19 | Singapore Airlines grounds 96% of its fleet due to Covid-19

Even Singapore Airlines, one of the best airlines, cannot stand strong through the recent Covid-19 crisis. Singapore Airlines reported grounding 96% of its fleet. This means that Covid-19 is not a very normal crisis we are facing. Many other airlines are grounding their fleets as well. For example, Cathay Pacific grounds almost 100% of itsContinue reading “News | Covid-19 | Singapore Airlines grounds 96% of its fleet due to Covid-19”