Aviation Safety

What do we know about Qantas Airways’ ‘Project Sunrise’ so far?

Qantas Airways has revealed new launch plans for ‘Project Sunrise’. But what do we know about the direct ult ...

Bites, burns and sunsets: An Australia Flying Doctor pilot describes his work

Australia’s Flying Doctor provides a crucial service for the Outback. AeroTime speaks to a pilot about his work ...

PL-12 Airtruk: how Australia created one of the strangest aircraft in the skies

Australia’s Transavia PL-12 Airtruk is one of the strangest airplanes in the skies. What is the story behind this ...

ACCC grants interim approval for Virgin Australia - United codeshare pricing

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission granted interim approval for a “codeshare pricing arrangement&r ...

The rise, fall, and rebirth of Virgin Australia

AeroTime investigates the rise, fall and rebirth of Virgin Australia, Australia’s second largest domestic airline. ...

FAA revokes pilots’ licenses after unsuccessful Red Bull plane swap attempt

The two pilots behind Red Bull’s plane swap stunt have their licenses revoked by the FAA   ...

Red Bull plane swap stunt unsuccessful as one plane spins out of control

A Red Bull-sponsored attempt for two pilots to swap planes mid-air proves unsuccessful as one of the planes spins out of ...

Is the future of air races electric? Pulitzer race revival set for 2023

AeroTime speaks to Scott Neumann to learn about how the NAA is planning to revive the Pulitzer Air Race, but for electri ...

Top 10 weirdest aviation sports

Sport aviation is awe-inspiring, picturesque, thrilling…and sometimes downright weird. Here are 10 aviation sport ...

Sports Aviation Special: Extra300 stunt plane remains king of aerobatics

Mention sports aviation and one aircraft immediately springs to mind: the Extra300. ...

Top 10 failed fighter jets

Let's take a look at the ten of the most interesting and most promising fighter jets that failed for one or another...

Israel publishes footage of F-35 shooting down Iranian stealth drones

The Israeli Air Force has published footage of an F-35 fighter jet scoring its first air-to-air kills on a pair of Irani...

Russian Ka-52 attack helicopter destroyed by Ukrainian anti-tank missile

A Russian Ka-52 attack helicopter was destroyed by a Ukrainian Stugna-P anti-tank missile weapon system....

Ukrainian TB-2 drones and Su-27 fighters strike back on Snake Island

Ukrainian Su-27 fighters bombed Snake Island after Bayraktar TB-2 armed drones neutralized Russian anti-air defenses....

Ukrainian Su-27 fighter intercepted in Romania

RoAF F-16 jets intercepted a Ukrainian Su-27 fighter approaching Romania’s national airspace. The aircraft landed...

The top 10 largest airports in the world in 2021

Here is the list of the top 10 largest airports in the world in 2021, in terms of their area size....

Fact-check: Did Russia use the Su-57 stealth fighter in Ukraine?

There have been numerous reports claiming that Russia used its latest Sukhoi Su-57 fighter jet in Ukraine. But are they...