Survival Skills 

Experience A Complete Panorama Of The Sky, All From Inside A Plane.

If flying makes you nervous, you might want to avoid booking a ticket on this brand-new plane concept. The Centre for Process Innovation (CPI), based in the U.K., has developed a concept to replace the traditional, porthole-like windows on plane fuselages with flexible HD panels that can display panoramas of the sky as the plane flies.  CPI The views would be fed via externally mounted cameras on the plane, allowing passengers to experience in real time the open sky around them. It images will be projected in 150dpi color on OLED screens, which would…

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Survival Skills 

They Were Switching Off Their Phones For A Flight When They Read Something Awful

A pilot for Etihad Airways is being praised as a hero for delaying a flight from Manchester to Abu Dhabi. It might sound odd since it’s his job to get planes in the air, but he stopped it for a great reason. Moments before takeoff, one couple received a text message saying that their grandson was in intensive care, and that they needed to get there immediately. Flight attendants helped the devastated pair get that information to the pilot. Twitter / Etihad Airways The captain immediately decided that he couldn’t…

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