Airplanes and Parachutes

Airplanes and Parachutes

I’ve had a lot of people asking me about airplanes with parachutes lately, so I thought it would make for a worthy post here.

In short, yes, there is an airplane that has a parachute on it. It’s manufactured by Cirrus and it’s called CAPS (Cirrus Airframe Parachute System). If …

Local Food in the Airports

Local Food in the Airports

If you’re interested in airports, you might want to check out Aviation Daily’s new airports blog. It’s written by the knowledgeable and always entertaining Benet Wilson. She worked in corporate communications for Delta until recently, so you know she must have a great sense of humor.

Anyway, in her …

Guess Who’s Back, Back Again . . .

Guess Who’s Back, Back Again . . .

No, I’m not talking about Eminem. This time it’s Aerocalifornia that has risen from the dead.

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You might remember them as the airline that shut down in April after angering the Mexican government. It’s unclear exactly what happened, but it seems like they were deemed unsafe and that was that.…

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