Posts Tagged ‘airbus’

December 30th, 2014 - 3:34 pm § in Misc.

FOX host blames AirAsia crash on pilots using metric system


December 17th, 2014 - 9:47 am § in Uncategorized

Airbus Made a Bad Bet

The A380 was AIRBUS’ big bet.  The Mega Jumbo Jet was countered by the smaller and more efficient Boeing 787 Dreamliner.  Now the Jumbo is suffering from a lack of sales.  Boeing was right, there is simply not enough demand for a 500-seater long haul airline. No airline has ordered A380s a[...]

November 29th, 2014 - 5:59 pm § in The Ave Scene

Can Boeing Make a Remote Control 747 As Good As This Airbus?


March 25th, 2012 - 10:49 pm § in The Ave Scene


The A380 and the Aviation Engineering Dilemma To reduce fuel consumption, Airbus used extremely lightweight materials in its flagship A380. Now cracks have appeared in the wings, and repairs will cost the company hundreds of millions of euros. The problem highlights the engineering dilemma cause[...]

March 25th, 2012 - 7:28 pm § in Misc.

HUMOR: Tefillin Upset Alaska Airlines

Over at Sound Politics, Seattle Radical Reprican Remnant (RRR) blog, Sharkansky .. the blogger and himself a Jew, criticized Alaska Airline because: Pilots on an Alaska Airlines flight from Mexico City to Los Angeles locked down the cockpit and alerted authorities Sunday when a flight crew grew alar[...]