By adapting to the new needs of its customers and focusing on domestic networks, low-cost carrier Volotea experienced an active summer season in 2020 despite the coronavirus pandemic. The Covid-19 crisis has radically changed the way people travel although the desire to travel remains the same, says Carlos Munoz, CEO and co-founder of Volotea. Based …

The afternoon of the 2sd September, EK 9497, an Emirates Boeing 777 freighter carrying 40 horsepower from Haneda airport lands at Liège airport. It was the last of 16 flights operated by Emirates SkyCargo to transport champion horses between Liège and Tokyo, successfully closing one of the largest horse charter movements in air transport history. …

The importance of aircraft carriers, search and rescue operations, refueling at sea, weapons fire, submarine operations, actions against the asymmetric threat at sea are some of the major aspects of which a New Delhi-based National Defense College (NDC) team witnessed the Arabian Sea along the west coast. The 61st NDC National Security Studies Course, comprising …

Australia’s decision to tear up its $ 90 billion deal with France for 12 diesel-powered submarines, and opt instead to build nuclear-powered ships with Britain and the United States , is a historic moment for Asia-Pacific geopolitics and the global defense industry. The new submarines will perform much better than the initially planned fleet and …

(PHOTO: Shutterstock.com) EHang Added to FTSE Russell Global Equity Index Series: AAV maker EHang has announced that the company’s shares will be added as a component of the FTSE Russell Global Equity Index Series following FTSE’s latest semi-annual review. The inclusion will take effect after the close of business on September 17th. “We are very …

Craig Curtis Croxall, 61, of West Hartford, CT, passed away peacefully on September 12, 2021, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. He will be remembered by family, friends and colleagues for his attention to detail, impeccable work ethic, dedication to helping others, love for his family and his ability to listen and always …

Pili nut is common in the Philippines, especially in the Bicol region. It is a favorite crispy snack, or as an ingredient in dishes. It is also currently used in cosmetics. Another part of the pili tree will soon become popular thanks to the innovative research of a former student of aeronautical engineering. The pili …

Completing nearly 30,000 patient helicopter missions since 1981, Mercy Flight, a nonprofit organization, continues to provide critical care medical transportation throughout western New York State. “Everyone knows that fast, high-quality transportation from the scene of an illness or serious injury to an appropriate healthcare facility is crucial for optimal patient outcomes,” said Elaine Duquette , …

SAN DIEGO – The Navy is conducting a deep sea search for the remains of five sailors and the wreckage of a Navy helicopter that struck the deck of an aircraft carrier off the coast of San Diego on the 31st August and plunged into the Pacific Ocean. The Navy launched the search on Wednesday, …

Captain Vincent Patrick O’Rourke was born May 19, 1922 in New York City and raised in neighboring Queens. At 17, he was selected from among thousands of applicants to receive a national aeronautical engineering scholarship. He enrolled at the Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute, which launched his ongoing quest for excellence in aviation. At age 20, O’Rourke …