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What is the lifespan of an airplane’s engine?

The lifespan of an airplane’s engine may have crossed your mind. After all, these powerful machines are in charge of driving a plane into the air at high speeds, and it’s natural to ask how long they can last before needing to be replaced. What is the lifespan of an…

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COMAC C919 – China first homegrown passenger jet

The Comac C919 is a narrow-body airliner manufactured by the Chinese company Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (Comac). The C919 is intended to compete with other single-aisle planes such as the Airbus A320 and the Boeing 737. The C919 is China’s first major passenger aircraft designed and built-in accordance with…

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How does the war in Ukraine affect air travel?

The war in Ukraine has already left a significant mark on the world economy. And with the uncertainty of its duration, we must be prepared for even more substantial damage. The airline industry undoubtedly feels the effects of this event throughout the region and beyond.  How does the war in…

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The largest aircraft hangars in the world

A hangar is a building or structure designed to hold aircraft. Hangars are built of metal, wood, or concrete. They are used for protection from the weather, and direct sunlight and for maintenance, repair, manufacture, assembly, and storage of aircraft.   Strength and staying power are crucial in keeping planes…

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