1949: The de Havilland Comet, the world's first jet airliner
, made its maiden flight.
The Steve Miller Band, withits blues rock/pop rock sound, has been part of the American music scene for more than half a century, hitting it big in the 1970s with songs such as "Fly Like an Eagle," "The Joker" and "Jet Airliner
A total of 214 people (197 passengers and 17 crew members) were on board of the Boeing-777 jet airliner
, which operated flight BA-199 from the capital of Great Britain to Indian Mumbai City.
In a statement released on Twitter, the Sultanate's national carrier said, "In order to meet the rising passenger demand, Oman Air is pleased to announce the upgrading of its flights WY 901 (MCT-SLL) and WY 902 (SLL-MCT) on 27 May, to an A330 aircraft." The Airbus A330 is a medium-to-long range wide-body twin-engine jet airliner
made by Airbus.
The aircraft is derived from Boeing 737 jet airliner
Dubai-based Emirates has been named the world's safest airlines in 2017, according to a specialised study which was conducted by the Jet Airliner
Crash Data Evaluation Centre (JACDEC) for the air industry magazine Aero International.
The last fatal passenger jet airliner
accident worldwide took place in November 2016 near Medellin, Colombia and the last commercial passenger aircraft crash to kill more than 100 people occurred in October 2015 in Egypt.
(Global Robot And Drone Deployment) of Las Vegas announced today that it has completed the World's First architecturally accurate 3D model of a Boeing 777 Jet Airliner
The UK had the world's first jet airliner
. It was called the de Havilland Comet.
Airbus A380, a four-engine jet airliner
with 506 seats, is known as the world's largest passenger airliner.
1952: The world's first ever jet airliner
- the De Havilland Comet 1 - sets off from London to Johannesburg on its maiden flight.
At the time of Aviation Weekas report Airbus projected it would be producing eight A320s per month in late 1990 a- a number that was unheard of before for a European jet airliner
. Today a combined tally of 42 A320 family aircraft a month leave factories in France, Germany and China -a or roughly one every 17 hours.