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The Grand Bazaar Sales Tips in Istanbul

The Grand Bazaar in Istanbul is one of the largest covered markets in the world. It covers 61 streets and 5,000 shops, over 20thousand employees, 4 fountains, 10 wells, 2 mosques, several cafes and restaurants, change offices, a police station, and 22 gates and attracts about 400,000 visitors daily. Bazaar offers beautiful Turkish carpets, glazed tiles and pottery, copper and brassware, apparel made...

Air Force One – The Safest Airplane in the World

Air Force One is a symbol of the United States and the office of the presidency in particular. Everytime, the president travels overseas or across the country, he takes his high-tech deluxe jumbo jet. The current Air Force One is a Boeing 747-200B, but Air Force One is nothing like a civilian plane. Many top-secret modifications like countermeasures against anti-aircraft missiles or electronic counter...

Amazing Performance at JBLM Air Expo 2012

The Joint Base Lewis-McChord Air Expo 2012 took place July 21-22, 2012. Admission and parking was absolutely free. This year’s Air Expo featured 20 top-notch performers and almost 50 static display aircraft and equipment. List of all of the performers : A-1 Skyraider, “The Proud American” “Ace Maker” T-33 Airshows AH-1 Cobra & UH-1 Huey Helicopter Demo B-1B “Lancer” B-2...

World War II Gallery – Exhibit in WPAFB

The National Museum of the United States Air Force is the official museum of the United States Air Force located at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base 6 miles (9.7 km) northeast of Dayton, Ohio. Memorable moments are captured in the museum’s World War II Gallery, which houses one of the world’s top collections of WWII aircraft. The gallery captures the pivotal moments, campaigns and figures...

Unusual Proposal of Convair Kingfish

After the U-2 entered service in 1955 the CIA already planed its eventual replacement. The result was the Lockheed A-12 Blackbird and later the larger Lockheed SR-71. But Lockheed company were not the only company the CIA approached to developed the U-2 replacement. The second company Convair came up with an unusual and innovative proposal known as the Convair Fish and Superfish, but it never entered...

Airbus Future Vision of Flying in 2050

Airbus has shown off its plans for future design. Whole project consits of nature-inspired concept cabin with intelligent wall which controls air temperature and can become transparent to give passengers spectacular panoramic views, vitalising zone that will help passengers relax, with vitamin and antioxidant-enriched air, mood lighting, aromatherapy and acupressure treatments, holographic pop-up...

Private Jet Embraer Legacy

The Embraer Legacy 600 is a business jet based on the ERJ 135 model. The Legacy carries 16 passengers for 5,650 km or 8 passengers for 6,390 km. The jet is equipped with the latest avionics and entertainment system to make each flight both safe and enjoyable. Maximum speed: 834 km/h Height: 6.76 m Length: 26.33 m Wingspan: 21.17 m Empty weight: 16,000 kg Max weight: 22,500 kg Number of Engines: 2 Engine...

The Worlds Biggest Plane Antonov An-225 Mriya

The Antonov An-225 Mriya is a strategic airlift cargo aircraft, designed by the Antonov Design Bureau in the 1980s. It is the world\’s heaviest fixed-wing aircraft. The design, built to transport the Buran orbiter, was an enlargement of the successful An-124 Ruslan. Specifications: Wingspan: 88.4 m (290 ft 2 in) Length: 84 m. (275 ft 6 in) Height: 18.1 m (59 ft 3 in) Empty weight: 285,000 kg...

Planes Landing over Maho Bay Beach

Maho Beach – The place where the planes take off and blow you away. Maho Beach is a beach situated in Saint Maarten, on the Dutch side of the island. The location is known worldwide because of the Princess Juliana International Airport that is situated immediately adjacent to the beach. People standing on the beach may also be blown into the water because of the jet blast from aircraft taking...