Heli-Expo 2014: Rotary Flight Evolves
An annual show truly dedicated to people in the helicopter world, Heli-Expo features the latest rotary flying machines, seminars and souvenirs. Check out GAYOT's photos of the new Guimbal Cabri G2, Enstrom TH180, and many more!
BIRD'S-EYE TOUR OF THE ALOHA STATE
Maverick Helicopters Opens Maui Location
Maverick Helicopters, a division of the Maverick Aviation Group, has expanded its terrain and opened a new location in Maui, Hawaii. The company offers a range of aerial tours aboard its ECO-Star helicopters featuring quiet technology, giving guests a unique overhead perspective of Maui's coastlines, valleys, cliff-side waterfalls and volcanoes. The aircraft holds up to seven people and individual voice-activated headsets are provided. The wrap-around windows ensure that everyone has a great view and for a more intimate flight, custom and private helicopter charters are available. There are three tour packages to choose from and prices range from $329 to $399 per person.
THE END OF AN ERA The Last Man on the Moon
We all know Neil Armstrong, but what of the other astronauts of the Apollo program? This documentary tells the story of Gene Cernan, the final astronaut to set foot on the moon.
SOARING ONE CLASS HIGHER
Japan Airlines JAL SKY SUITE 777
With an array of newcomers upping the ante for the quality of air travel, Japan Airlines is keeping up with the competition with its new JAL SKY SUITE 777.
TAKE FLIGHT The Museum of Flight Photo Gallery See pictures of The Museum of Flight in Seattle, WA, as well as the various exhibits and aircraft on display, including a Russian Vostok spacecraft, a rare Caproni Ca.20 aircraft and the first Boeing 747.
American Airlines Airbus A321 Watch an interview with captain John Lohmar, in which he describes the new American Airlines Airbus A321, a large and luxurious plane about to embark on coast-to-coast trips.
MODERN ENTERTAINMENT Flydubai Brings Hollywood to You
With the addition of an NBCUniversal partnership, Dubai's low-cost airline, flydubai, is the first carrier in the world to show HD movies from all six major Hollywood studios.
After a battery fire was discovered on board one of ANA's Dreamliners, aviation regulators around the world grounded the problematic planes. Stay tuned for the latest news.
CLEAR SKIES AHEAD Sennheiser S1 Headset
Featuring adaptive noise reduction and Bluetooth phone and music connectivity, this smart headset allows for clear and reliable in-flight communication.
WWII FIGHTER PLANES Palm Springs Air Museum
Located at the Palm Springs International Airport (PSP), this air museum features dozens of historic aircraft as well as an extensive aviation library.
CAN YOUR CAR FLY? Terrafugia Transition This one-of-a-kind light aircraft, which also doubles as a street-legal car, is scheduled for a late 2011 production launch after being given a special weight exemption by the FAA.
THE SPIRIT OF AVIATION Experimental Aircraft Association
Dedicated to flying, building and restoring antique aircrafts, the Experimental Aircraft Association is a worldwide 170,000-member organization.