FEW MINUTES AWAY FROM A FIGHTER JET CRASH – A REAL LIFE ANECDOTE FROM DAYS WITH INDIAN AIR FORCE

You always have a few extra moments before the worst thing can happen. In those few moments something extraordinary will come in to save you from harms way

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Preparedness and Vulnerabilities in Restarting Scheduled Airline Services in India After COVID 19 related Prolonged Grounding of Aviation Sector – Cautions & Precautions

By Wing Commander K Dinesh India is reopening scheduled domestic flight services on 25 May 2020 after two months of…

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WILL THE BOEING’S 737 MAX VERSION EVER FLY AGAIN? – A CRITICAL REVIEW

The MAX Saga has revealed the fundamental design issues with this model of Boeing’s plane. The corrective may require redesigning the plane before it can take to the sky again. Let’s analyse the core issues and the way forward to ensure that aviation remains the safest mode of transportation

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How much fuel do pilots carry on board?

Fuel management is critical for flight operations especially when aviation is filled with uncertainties of changing enroute weather, runway closures…

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Passenger windows on Aircraft – should I be concerned?

Passenger windows in aircraft are amazing piece of science ….. yet, they are rarely the topic of ‘plane talk’ …………

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HYPOXIA – THE REASON WE HAVE EMERGENCY OXYGEN SYSTEM ON BOARD AIRLINERS?

  “Pull the mask and breathe your oxygen before you help others – sounds rude?” If the pressurisation on board…

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