MRJ Museum: A Peek into the Production of Mitsubishi SpaceJet

MRJ Museum: A Peek into the Production of Mitsubishi SpaceJet

MRJ Museum near Nagoya Komaki airport combines several exhibits related to the Mitsubishi Regional Jet (now known as the SpaceJet) and a tour of its final assembly facility. Together with Boeing’s tour in Everett and Airbus’ tour in Toulouse, it’s one of the three…

Plane Spotting: What Is It and How to Get Started?

Plane Spotting: What Is It and How to Get Started?

While over the years, my aviation hobby has evolved a fair bit, there is one thing that remained unchanged. And that is my love of plane spotting. I visited an airport for the sole purpose of watching aircraft back in April 2006, and since then have…

Aviation Museum: Polish Army Museum (Warsaw, Poland)

Aviation Museum: Polish Army Museum (Warsaw, Poland)

Whether you are a civil aviation or military aviation enthusiast, if you find yourself with some spare time in Warsaw, Poland, you should consider visiting the Polish Army Museum which is just a short walk away from the capital’s city center. Since I had a long transfer..

NASA 747, Cleared for Take-Off: Observing a SOFIA Mission

NASA 747, Cleared for Take-Off: Observing a SOFIA Mission

(Posted on October 27, 2018) Every summer, NASA’s airborne observatory SOFIA leaves its base in Palmdale, California, and heads to Christchurch, New Zealand to observe the Southern Sky. Being in the southern hemisphere for a couple of months not only…