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 international airworthiness requirements. COMAC C919…

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…

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.…

Qatar Airways launches first virtual cabin crew

The accelerated development of information and communication technologies (ICT) has a significant impact on the paradigm shift in many spheres of life. The new challenge before us is the issue of virtual reality and the metaverse. The metaverse is a vague and complex term for understanding, but it will certainly become more and more a…

Boeing to deliver the first 777X Freighter

We have written a lot about electric aircraft as the future of aviation and efficient and eco-friendly fuel. That is the inevitable future, but no one can predict with certainty when electric planes will come to life on commercial flights.  Until then, we return to today’s world of aircraft production and orders. Important news comes…