Tag: flight

  • Autonomous Flight in the Next Ten Years?

    Autonomous Flight in the Next Ten Years?

    We live in a world where the future is looking increasingly like autonomous vehicles. It’s a future where driving your own car is more of a leisure pursuit than a necessity. We’ve already seen the leaps and bounds by a plethora of companies to bring self-driving vehicles to our roads. The adoption of autonomous vehicles […]

  • Flight simulator 737-800 experience review

    Flight simulator 737-800 experience review

      If you are one of those people who sometimes fantasizes that you are on a plane and a stewardess runs through the cabin and shouts: “Can anyone fly a plane?” …..then this flight simulator 737-800 experience review  is for you. We, two GH executives, visited Virtual Aerospace for a 2 hour experience on the Boeing […]

  • Virgin Galactic Flights Given Green Light

    Virgin Galactic Flights Given Green Light

    If you’re familiar with how houses and large buildings are built, you’ll know how tricky it is to secure planning permission to make your dream project come true. That’s just what Virgin Galactic, the first commercial space flight airline, have accomplished just recently, securing the rights to plan the world’s first space tourism flights. The […]

  • No more paper: EasyJet puts boarding passes on Apple Passbook and apps

    No more paper: EasyJet puts boarding passes on Apple Passbook and apps

    Forget about printing sheets of paper, just scan your smartphone’s screen

  • British Airways Will Soon Google Your Face Before You Board Flights

    British Airways Will Soon Google Your Face Before You Board Flights

    British Airways is reportedly planning a slightly stalky new scheme which will see its staff looking up future flyers on Google to find pictures of their faces so that these travellers can be recognised and personally greeted as they board for their flight. The new scheme is called “Know Me” and British Airways will combine […]

  • Boeing Announces Flight Plans for New Android Smartphone – Take Off Set For Late 2012

    Boeing Announces Flight Plans for New Android Smartphone – Take Off Set For Late 2012

    With ambitions set high and the destination set for the ever busying mobile market, aviation company Boeing has announced that it too will land hardware on the high streets later this year in the form of it’s own branded Android smartphone. Confirming the news this past weekend, American aircraft manufacturer Boeing states that its mobile […]

  • Microsoft Flight Now Available to Download For Free

    Microsoft Flight Now Available to Download For Free

    When I was younger I loved playing Microsoft Flight Simulator (not that I was very good at it though), and ever since I’ve had an interest in these sort of simulation games. So I was surprised and pleased to hear that Microsoft have just announced that the latest version of the extremely popular Flight Simulator […]

  • British Airways trial iPads for flight attendants

    British Airways trial iPads for flight attendants

    High flying co. British Airways has announced its letting its cabin crew try out the latest iPads in an attempt to improve it customer’s in-flight service. Flight attendants will now be equipped with the Apple tablet, which will include a vast range of information on safety, schedules and seating, as well as individual passenger details, […]