Aviation Fanatic - Free online aviation encyclopedia and pilot logbook

You are currently not logged in. You can still browse the encyclopedia, but for more functionality please login or register! Registration is FREE!

List of Comments found

Found 20 matching entries from the total of 66

# ID
Replying to
Related item(s) Comment
[I] [A]
1 65 [I] bali 2016-11-11 15:49:18 [I] Airport VHHH TOP: Hong Kong International Airport is the world's busiest airport by cargo traffic (4,422,227 tonnes in 2015)
2 64 [I] bali 2016-11-11 14:57:44 [I] Airport KATL TOP: Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is the world's busiest airport by passenger traffic (101,491,106 in 2015) and by aircraft movements (882,497 in 2015).
3 63 [I] bali 2016-11-11 14:55:38 [I] Airport KDVT TOP: Phoenix Deer Valley Airport is the busiest General Aviation airport in the world with 368,747 aircraft movements in 2015.
4 61 [I] bali 2016-03-13 10:00:00 [I] Aircraft Type Hughes H-4 Hercules TOP: Hughes H-4 Hercules ("Spruce Goose") was the largest flying boat ever built and had the largest wingspan of any aircraft in history.
5 60 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:35:00 [I] Airport ZUDC TOP: At 4,411 m (14,472 ft) above sea level, Daocheng Yading is the world's highest civilian airport
6 59 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:34:00 [I] Airport LLMZ TOP: Located at 1,240 ft (378 m) below mean sea level, Bar Yehuda Airfield is the lowest airport in the world.
7 58 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:33:00 [I] Airport ZUBD TOP: Qamdo Bamda Airport has the longest publicly used runway in the world, at 5500m. It is the second highest airport in the world.
8 57 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:32:00 [I] Aircraft Type Glaser-Dirks DG-500
[I] Aviator Fossett
TOP: Gliding flight altitude record is 15460 m, set by Steve Fossett and Einar Enevoldson with a modified Glaser-Dirks DG-505M on 29 August 2006.
9 56 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:31:00 [I] Aircraft Type Boeing 777-200 TOP: Flight distance record by a commercial aircraft set by a Boeing 777-200LR, flew 21602km on November 9, 2005.
10 55 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:30:00 [I] Aircraft Type Schempp-Hirth Nimbus /2/3/4 TOP: Gliding flight distance record is 3008 km, set by Klaus Ohlmann and Karl Rabeder with Schempp-Hirth Nimbus-4 on January 21, 2003 with a flight time of 15h 8m giving an average speed of 200 km/h.
11 54 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:29:00 [I] Aircraft Type AgustaWestland AW159 Lynx Wildcat TOP: Westland Lynx is the fastest helicopter, achieved 400 km/h on 11 August 1986.
12 53 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:28:00 [I] Aircraft Type Grumman F8F Bearcat TOP: Fastest straight-line piston-engined aircraft is a modified F8F Bearcat called Rare Bear, flew at 850 km/s on 21 August 1989.
13 52 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:27:00 [I] Aircraft Type Tupolev Tu-114 TOP: Tupolev Tu.114 is the fastest-ever record speed for a propeller-driven aircraft of any type, achieved 871 km/h on 24 March 1960.
14 51 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:26:00 [I] Aircraft Type Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird TOP: The Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird holds the official Air Speed Record for a manned airbreathing jet aircraft with a speed of 3530 km/h, set on 28 July 1976.
15 50 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:25:00 [I] Aircraft Type Dornier Do X TOP: The aircraft with the most number of engines (12).
16 49 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:24:00 [I] Aircraft Type Tupolev Tu-160 TOP: Tupolev Tu-160 is the world's largest combat aircraft, largest supersonic aircraft and largest variable-sweep aircraft built.
17 48 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:23:00 [I] Aircraft Type Mil Mi-26 TOP: Mil Mi-26 is the heaviest (56 tonnes), largest and most powerful helicopter in production ever.
18 47 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:22:00 [I] Aircraft Type Antonov An-225 Mriya TOP: The largest airplane in the world; the heaviest aircraft with a gross weight of 640 tonnes and the biggest heavier-than-air aircraft in terms of length and wingspan in operational service.
19 46 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:21:00 [I] Aircraft Type Airbus A380 TOP: The largest passenger airliner in the world.
20 45 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:20:00 [I] Aircraft Type Cessna 172 Skyhawk TOP: More Cessna 172s have been built than any other aircraft.