Huge things that fly: A Guide to The Largest Items Flown Using Air Cargo Aircraft
In today’s globalised world, air cargo plays a vital role in transporting goods efficiently and quickly across long distances. While most of us are familiar with traditional airfreight, whereby goods are booked onto a scheduled service through a tariff on per-kilo basis, there is a fascinating subset that deals with transporting massive items through the […]
How Fast Is Fast? The Time-Sensitive Deliveries of On Board Couriers
As businesses continue to expand globally, the need for time-sensitive deliveries becomes more critical. Time-sensitive deliveries are the transportation of goods or cargo that require a faster delivery than standard shipping methods. Time is of the essence in these deliveries and every second counts. In such situations, the best option for time-sensitive cargo is often […]
Maximising Air Cargo Efficiency: How to Fit Something The Size of a Small House Into a Cargo Plane?
When it comes to transporting large items in the fastest way possible, air cargo is often the best option. Fitting something that is comparatively the size of a small house into a cargo plane may seem like an impossible task. But with careful planning and preparation, it can be done. And. It’s something Airmacs Aviation […]
The Sky’s the Limit: The Exciting Future of Drone Delivery and Urban Air Mobility
In recent years, the concept of urban air mobility has gained lots of attention, particularly with the rise of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and drones. Urban air mobility refers to the use of air transportation systems in urban areas, to move people and goods in a safe, efficient, and sustainable manner. The potential of urban […]
Flying High in the Transfer Market: The Use of Private Jets in Football
Private jets play a significant role in the football transfer market, facilitating the movement of players, their agents, coaches, and club executives across the globe. The use of private jets provides unparalleled speed, flexibility, and privacy, enabling football clubs to conduct their transfer business more efficiently, effectively but more importantly, discreetly. Private jets are the […]
The History and Future of Manston Airport
Manston, Kent International Airport – more commonly known as Manston Airport – is an English airport with a long history dating all the way back to World War I. Although Manston has been non-operational since May 2014, it is expected to resume operations by 2025. So, what does the future have in store for this […]
What impact will the emergence of immersive technologies have on aviation?
As immersive technologies like Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) develop, so too does our understanding of their possible applications across a range of industries- including aviation. Both AR and VR have great potential and could be put into service in many ways, including for pilot training, aircraft maintenance, design, and to enhance the […]
Hundreds of flights cancelled, flooded terminals – how can Auckland Airport bounce back?
Location City: Auckland, Auckland (Tamaki-makau-rau), New Zealand Name: Auckland International Airport ICAO: NZAA IATA: AKL The misadventure of the 14-hour Dubai-Auckland Emirates A380 flight – EK448, which was forced to land at the same airport it had departed from several hours earlier due to severe flooding in Auckland, may have made some chuckle. […]
From Navigation to Communications: Semiconductors are the Backbone of Modern Aviation
A semiconductor is a material that has properties between those of an insulator and those of a conductor. Semiconductors are used to make electronic devices such as diodes, transistors, and integrated circuits. They play a crucial role in modern technology and are essential components in a wide range of devices and industries, including smartphones, computers, […]
A 2023 Guide To The Top Travel Destinations
If you’re looking for travel inspiration for 2023, then look no further. We’ve curated a list of breath-taking travel destinations to inspire your next trip. To help you narrow down your choice, we’ve categorised our selections depending on what it is you’re looking for from your adventure. Best destinations for foodies With every country offering […]