The History of Air Ambulances

In today’s modern era of medical transportation, fixed wing aircraft and helicopters frequently serve as air ambulances. Staffed with medically trained flight crews, they help transport patients from remote locations to hospitals for the provision of medical care. The fascinating history of medical air transportation testifies to the important changes air travel has made in the modern world during a relatively brief span of human history. Many of the sophisticated technologies employed by air [...]

10 Airplanes That Transformed Aviation [Infographic]

With so many different airplanes making their mark in history to shape the modern landscape of aircraft that we have available today, we have taken a look at our list of the ten most impactful airplanes that transformed aviation. From the early flight by the Wright Brother and their Wright 1905 airplane to key military aircraft such as the B-29 and the MiG-15 to personal and commercial planes such as the Learjet23 and the [...]

By |October 3rd, 2016|Aviation|0 Comments|

Top 10 Greatest Pilots Throughout History

The invention of the airplane introduced an exciting time in history that we are still enjoying today. Throughout this time, daring pilots have flown the airways for fun, war or commercial purposes. That brings us to our present discussion of who we feel are the top 10 greatest pilots in history:

#10: Chesley ‘Sully’ Sullenberger
Country: United States of America
Lives: 1951 – Present

We must mention Chesley ‘Sully’ Sullenberger in our list, as he [...]

By |June 21st, 2016|Aviation|0 Comments|

Top 5 Best Airplane or Aviation Movies

You’re search is finally over! Here we listed our top 5 movies that either take place on an airplance or that center around airplanes / aviation in some way. Have your own favorite airplane related movie that didn’t make our list? Let us know in the comments below!
The Aviator

Year: 2004
Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Cate Blanchett, Kate Beckinsale

The script begins as a young Hughes directs one of Scorsese’s favorite films, Hell’s Angels. Hughes [...]

By |February 8th, 2016|Aviation|0 Comments|