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The Airbus E-Fan is the Tesla of the skies, almost

The Airbus E-Fan is the Tesla of the skies, almost

By 17 July 2014

There's something slightly eerie about watching the Airbus E-Fan slip along the runway near silence. This is an electrically-powered aircraft, so there's no roaring engine as this prototype takes to the air, just the hissing of the electric fans. It reminds... >>

Think first class flying is fancy? Check out Etihad's A380 Residence suite, includes own butler

Think first class flying is fancy? Check out Etihad's A380 Residence suite, includes own butler

By 6 May 2014

Airlines are always attempting one-upmanship in an effort to attract high income travellers. Some of the business and first class services on new planes in the British Airways fleet are staggering. But even those are put to shame by Etihad's Airways'... >>

British Airways A380: We jump on board to check it out

British Airways A380: We jump on board to check it out

By 9 July 2013

The moment you see the Airbus A380 you instantly wonder how on earth such a machine can fly through the sky with the speed that it does. It's huge. It's massive. It's gigantic. The first airline in the UK to take delivery of the new double-decker aircraft... >>

Airbus Concept Plane: The future of flying

Airbus Concept Plane: The future of flying

By 19 July 2010

Want to know what the aeroplanes of the future might look like? Well, look no further because Airbus has unveiled its Concept Plane which it says shows "what air transport could look like in 2050 - even 2030 if advancements in existing technologies continue... >>