How the fuel system of a plane works?

The fuel system of a plane is a big part of the process that has to be flawless in order to get you safely to your destination. Most people would assume that an airplane’s engine burns fuel like every other vehicle on the road. But if you’ve ever watched a plane take off, you’ll know…

Top 5 largest planes ever made

There are many ways to measure large aircraft. Some of the factors that are taken into consideration are length, weight, volume or wingspan. Top 5 largest planes ever made Today we are introducing you to 5 largest planes ever made. Airbus A380 The A380 is a large wide-body airliner that was developed and produced by…

What is retractable landing gear?

Whenever an airplane landing is mentioned, one of the first images that come to mind is the gear being pulled out of the airplane to land it safely. Or, on the other hand, gear that is retracted after the plane has taken off. The aircraft landing gear is what we are writing about today. Aircraft…

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 safe and shielded between flights.…

What Are Flight Control Surfaces?

All airplanes have essential flight control surfaces. Airflow over and beneath particular areas is what causes lift in an airplane. Some of these areas are fixed, while others can be altered. Flight control surfaces are these adjustable areas. Through alterations made in the cockpit, they enable pilots to adjust an airplane’s speed or trajectory. Flight…

Which airline has the biggest fleet in the world?

When measuring the fleet size there are multiple things that need to be considered. Some factors that are taken into consideration are the number of passengers carried, fleet size, asset value, profit generated, and so on. But the actual fleet size is measured only in the number of planes or aircraft housed by the airline.…

New Technologies in MRO industry

In comparison to the other digital transformation fields, the maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) industry has evolved slowly. While technology has been used to improve the detection of damaged parts and streamline repair processes, maintenance is still a human activity that relies on touch. Technology has an impact only in the sense that it allows…

How to become an aircraft maintenance engineer?

Aircraft maintenance engineers have one of the crucial roles when it comes to aircraft safety, and also their optimal use by airlines. Flying is usually said to be the safest mode of transport, and this is at least true in terms of fatalities per distance traveled. The greatest gratitude for this safety goes to the…

Necessity for every airline

We have already emphasized it so many times, but it is never a loss to repeat that the safety of the aircraft is in the first place. The primary task of every MRO is to bring every plane in perfect condition. It involves thorough inspections and repairs of anything that does not work properly on…