The buzzwords in clean power for jet planes today are Geared Turbofan (GTF) and Advanced Turbofan (ATF). But in 1989 when this award winning story was produced, everyone was talking about Ultra High Bypass (UHB) jet engines.
A lovely nine minute ride with airline co-pilot Jakub Vlk as he takes us along during seven days of flying the line in a Boeing 737-800. A mix of timelapse and real... Read More
Qantas grounded all of its six Airbus A380 superjumbo jets 4 November 2010 after one suffered an explosive engine failure that forced it to make an emergency landing in... Read More
Click on the link above to watch and listen to this 1989 video news story about the interesting jet engine technology called "Ultra High Bypass" or UHB. Fuel efficiency... Read More
Click this link to listen to this edition of the LeadingEdge Aerospace News Aviation Podcast Please note: This story is more than 30 days old so now it is only... Read More