Why Coronavirus Is Having a Bigger Impact on Global Airlines Than 9/11 | WSJ

– [Narrator] Canceled flights, empty planes, and eerily quiet airports. This is what the impact of the coronavirus epidemic looks like through the lens of travelers, and the effect is visible in the skies too. One year ago, this is how many planes were flying above China, and now, that same airspace looks like this. The epidemic has led to an 80% drop in traffic at China’s busiest airports. The reduction in global capacity measured by how many seats remain

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Invest in Sustainable Air Travel Growth

– [Narrator] Amazon disrupted how we buy products. Uber disrupted how we commute. But the sky still waits for its evolution. Airlines must become technology companies to improve their customer experience and efficiency. In 2017 flights produced 2% of all human-induced CO2 emissions. Sustainability is a major initiative for airlines, more than ever before. Since 2009, accelerating passenger growth and low fuel costs brought a new golden age in the commercial aviation industry. However, every success has hidden secrets. Recent

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Flying on Unbelievable Russian and Soviet Planes

(upbeat inspirational music) – Today’s video is all about Soviet aviation. Many of you may be unfamiliar with this, but I want to show you what’s flying on the Russian Plane, a Soviet airplane’s like, and I also have the expert of Russian Soviet aviation, Charles Kennedy with me. Antonov has the world’s largest aeroplane ever. – [Charles] Yes, the Mriya, the Antonov 225. – [Robert] Yup. – [Charles] And also the Antonov 124, the Ruslan transporter. (electronic beeping) (heavy

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FLYING THE CLASSIC DASH! Air Canada Express Dash 8-300 Edmonton to Calgary

Hello everyone, my name is Alex, and thank you for tuning in to this trip report. Today, I’m at Edmonton International Airport, where I’ll be flying home to Calgary, on Air Canada Express. The Calgary to Edmonton route is easily the most popular regional one within the province of Alberta. Air Canada Express, or more accurately, Jazz Aviation, flies mostly Bombardier Q400s betweenthe two cities. However, there’s also a flight or two operated by some older de Havilland Canada Dash

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Why Planes Don’t Fly in Extreme Heat

“Flight 503 has been canceled. We apologize for the inconvenience.” That might come as a shocker when you’re sitting in the departure lounge looking at the gorgeous bright sunny weather outside. If there’s not a raincloud or snowstorm in sight, then what gives? Oh yeah, planes can’t fly in extreme heat! In the summer of 2017, 50 flights were canceled (plus 7 that were only delayed) at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. The reason: temperatures were a brain-melting 120°F! Truth

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24 Hours in Guayaquil, Ecuador | Flight Attendant Life

Guayaquil is the largest city in Ecuador Today is December 22nd. I’m about to work a three day trip and I am feeling a very festive in My Christmas earrings. Look at Luna. She is queen of the couch Hey guys So Julia and I just got back from Colorado Murray spent some time with my family And now she’s actually gonna go work flight to Ecuador If you didn’t know you get paid extra money if you work over

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Hard Corps Jobs: Aviation Mechanic

I’m Private Robert Bliss and this is Hard Corps Jobs. Let’s go see what it takes to keep Marines in the air. Hi, my name is Corporal Jake Glazer, I’m an H1 airframe mechanic with Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 267. As an aviation mechanic in the Marine Corps, our main mission is to provide assistance to those guys that are on the ground. We need to provide a flexible work schedule and flight schedule in order to not only

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Columbus Neighborhoods: Columbus’ Influence on Aviation History

>>>COLUMBUS MADE PLANES AND MADE HISTORY. FIND OUT HOW NEXT ON “COLUMBUS NEIGHBORHOODS.” [email protected][email protected]! [email protected][email protected]!>>Announcer: SUPPORT FOR “COLUMBUS NEIGHBORHOODS” IS PROVIDED BY –>>AT AMERICAN ELECTRIC POWER, WE’VE BEEN PROUD SPONSORS OF WOSU PUBLIC MEDIA FOR MANY YEARS AND STRONG SUPPORTERS OF OUR HEADQUARTER CITY HERE IN COLUMBUS. BOTH DOWNTOWN AND IN NEIGHBORHOODS LIKE YOURS.>>STATE AUTO INSURANCE COMPANIES, SERVING CUSTOMERS AND COMMUNITIES FOR NEARLY A CENTURY. TODAY, A TECHNOLOGY AND TRANSFORMATION COMPANY. RISKTAKERS, CREATORS, INNOVATORS. A COMPANY DEFINED NOT BY ITS

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19 Flight Training, Flying & Aviation Career Questions — Motivation Monday #3

Hey everybody, welcome to another Motivation Monday. I am a few minutes late today. Had some sick kids up all night last night. So, I’ve been a little bit behind today getting started on everything. But here I am. I’ve got a good number of questions already in the hopper to answer for you guys. So that’s what this entire Motivation Monday is about. It’s answering your questions. I find myself counseling flights for winds aloft. How can I become

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