Why Fuel Running Out Still Occurs in Aircraft?

Non-availability of fuel for the functioning of engine leads to an air crash. In all cases the authorities check the availability of fuel before the flight departure but the unfortunate thing is fuel starvation still happens. The crash of Helios Airways Flight 522 happened in 14 August 2005 is due to fuel exhaustion. Reasons behind running out of fuel The main reasons behind running out Read More …

Things to Remember When Your Plane is Hijacked

Suppose you are flying in an aircraft and you come to know that the flight has been hijacked. What will you do? You may have a lot of answers like praying god and so on but this post is all about the tactics approved by FAA that everyone should know before their plane is hijacked. 1.Don’t play Super ManBefore September 11 attacks the flight crewed Read More …

Is it Possible to Survive from a Midair Collide Flights?

In last 35 years, no one had survived from 80% of midair collision cases. If there is a classification on most deadly way of air crashes, then mid-air collision of aircrafts will be the deadliest. What is mid-air collision? Collision of airplanes during flight is said to be midair collision of airplane. This way of air crashes may cause total destruction of flights due to Read More …

Pilot Error is reason for Mangalore Crash and American Airlines Flight 587 disaster: What does Pilot Error mean?

About 75% of total air crash is due to pilot error. Recently occurred crash in Mangalore which killed 158 people and the crash in New York City at Nov 2001 which killed 265 people are the biggest recent examples for pilot error. What is pilot error? Mistake caused by pilot that leads to an air crash is said to be pilot error. Even if pilot Read More …

30 Ways How an Airplane Crash

This is 30 ways how people die when travelling through air. mid-air collision of airliners severe weather ensuing fire air sabotage shoot down ice formed in engine pilot error      bombed      Airliner hijacking disappears without a trace like Bermuda Triangle legend exceeding the aft limit navigational error gas poisoning collision bird strikes maintenance error Misbehavior of passengers like shooting the captain of flight. runs off the Read More …

Hey Indians, Beware of These 11 Deadliest Airport (Critical Airfields); it is going to kill you

Yes Indians, we are not safe. Air crash may repeat like what happened in Mangalore. The Mangalore airport was classifieds as one of the deadliest airport in India where recently 158 people were killed by an air crash. Including Mangalore airport, 11 airports in India are classified as critical airfield by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA). These airports are said to be difficult Read More …

How Flights Usually Avoid a Bird Strike?

Bird strike often happens at taking off or at landing or at low altitudes. But some birds can fly 10,175 m above the sea level. The first reported bird strike was in 1905 by Orville Wright who is one of the inventor aero planes. So collision between birds and airplane has a brief history like that of flight invention. Many people don’t consider bird strike Read More …