Airplanes

Airbus-Bird-of-Prey-Concept-Airliner

The look of commercial airliners hasn’t changed much even though the technology within has. This could all change if Airbus’ new “Bird of Prey” concept airliner becomes a reality. High-mounted curved wings with individually-feathered wingtips,…

Flying-V-Airliner-Concept-1

We lesser beings would be happy with an inch more legroom in airline coach sections, Delft University of Technology (Berlin) student Justus Benad dreamt bigger. Way bigger. He conjured up the Flying-V airliner as a…

NASA-X-Plane

Why is supersonic commercial travel not prevalent? Simple: Noise. Air transport would be a lot different today if the Concorde didn’t produce a sonic boom when in motion, in turn scaring the shit out of…