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Telescope image of Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo as it takes off on its supersonic journey

Find the latest aviation news, hottest new planes, reviews of cool new gadgets and more. We've visited and photographed some of the largest collections of historic airplanes, helicopters and spacecraft in the world. Also, check out GAYOT's selection of the Top 10 Business Class Airlines

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The new AgustaWestland AW109 Trekker at Heli-Expo 2014
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!

Close-up of Virgin Galactic's SpaceShip2 during its first rocket-powered flight
SHOOT FOR THE STARS
Successful Test of Virgin Galactic's Future Commercial Spacecraft
Making history while pioneering commercial space travel, Virgin Galactic and partners expect to test full space flight within the year.

A PILOT'S LIFE
MyGoFlight PLC Duffel
Developed around the unique needs of general aviation pilots, MyGoFlight's PLC Duffel is a solid, durable bag that will streamline any aviator's life.
MyGoFlight’s PLC Duffel is made out of water-resistant material and has a spacious center section

The first class cabin of American Airlines Airbus A321
COAST-TO-COAST LUXURY
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.

GO LONG
Emirates Daily Nonstop Service Between LA and Dubai
Emirates recently launched the world's longest Airbus A380 flight in operation, with daily service between Dubai and Los Angeles.
Emirates’ A380 flight touches down in Los Angeles

A Business Class seat on American Airlines’ new Boeing 777-300ER
LUXURIOUS PERKS
American Airlines' Business Class
To keep up with competition and new standards, airlines are in renovation mode, and American Airlines is no exception. The airline is bringing modern luxury to its fleet.

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.
A Japan Airlines aircraft in flight

A rare Caproni Ca.20 aircraft at The Museum of Flight in Seattle, WA
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.

YOUR PERSONAL PILOT
Lufthansa Private Jet Service

Lufthansa Private Jet, German airline Deutsche Lufthansa AG's private jet service, is offering direct flights to more than 1,000 destinations around the world.
Exterior of a Gulfstream GIV, one of the aircraft available in the Lufthansa Private Jet service

flydubai's modern Boeing Sky Interior with HD screens
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.

WINGS AND WINES
Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum
This massive museum in Oregon wine country houses the celebrated Spruce Goose, military aircraft, helicopters, space vehicles and more.

The Spruce Goose has been housed at the Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum in McMinnville, Oregon, since 1993


One of the Boeing 787 Dreamliners in JAL's fleet
GAMBLING DREAMS
Boeing 787 Dreamliner

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.



 
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