Airports

12-07-2012 Heathrow UK

This year visiting the RIAT at Fairford and Farnborough airshow we also took some time to spot some airliners around Heathrow Airport. We had company of some British and Danish aviation geeks and enough to […]

Civilian fact sheets

Lange E-1 Antares DLR-H2

A glider built by the German company Lange equipped with an electro motor on fuel cell’s in cooperation with Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt. General characteristics: Crew:  1 Wingspan:  20 M Wing area:  12,6 […]

Civilian fact sheets

Gulfstream G650

The Gulfstream G650 is twin-engine business jet aircraft. This model is Gulfstream’s largest, fastest and most expensive business jet. Introduced in 2008, the G650 will carry eight passengers and a crew of four on nonstop […]

Civilian fact sheets

GECI Aviation Sk-105 Skylander

Modern, robust and simple, the Skylander SK-105 is a twin turboprop aircraft, dedicated to regional passenger and freight transport, medical evacuation, or a mission aircraft role. The Skylander responds to the needs of companies operating […]

Civilian fact sheets

Stratolaunch System

Stratolaunch Systems, a Paul G. Allen project, is developing an air-launch system that will revolutionize space transportation by providing orbital access to space at lower costs, with greater safety and more flexibility. Delivering payloads in […]

Military fact sheets

British Aircraft Corporation TSR.2

The British Aircraft Corporation Tactical Strike/Reconnaissance 2 (TSR-2) was an ill-fated Cold War strike aircraft developed by the British Aircraft Corporation (BAC) for the Royal Air Force (RAF) in the early 1960s. The TSR-2 project ran […]

Civilian fact sheets

Beriev Be-200

Multipurpose amphibious aircraft for the Russian Ministry for Emergency Situations is intended for: – firefighting; – rendering urgent help in critical areas of emergency; – search&rescue missions in the sea, ambulance missions; – air freighting. […]

Military fact sheets

Bombardier 415 Amphibious Aircraft

The Bombardier 415 (formerly Canadair CL-415) is a Canadian amphibious aircraft purpose-built as a water bomber. It is the only aircraft designed and built specifically for aerial firefighting and is based on the company’s CL-215 […]

Aircraft Carriers

United States Class

CVA-58 USS United States After the second World War, the new enemy of the US was the Soviet Union, and the age of the atomic weapons began. The only way to deploy those weapons was […]

Aircraft Carriers

Midway Class (3 ships)

CVB-41 USS Midway Built by: CVB-41 Midway: Newport News CVB-42 Franklin D. Roosevelt: New York Naval Yard CVB-43 Coral Sea: Newport News Gone into service: CVB-41 Midway: September 10th 1945 CVB-42 Franklin D. Roosevelt: October […]

Aircraft Carriers

Independence Class (9 ships)

CVL-22 USS Independence Built by: New York Shipbuilding, Camden Gone into service: Januari 1943 – December 1943 Water displacement: 11050 tons (standard)15170 tons (loaded) Length: 183 m. (waterline)189,9 m. (total) With: 21,8 m. load water-line: […]