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Author Archive | Matthew Stibbe
Find out about two exciting new documentaries – Ode to Concorde and The Last Man on the Moon.
Boeing says their new 787 Dreamliner is quieter and more relaxing for passengers. Matthew Stibbe tests it first hand on a British Airways flight to Austin. Is it an eagle or a turkey?
If you look up ‘awesome’ in the dictionary it says ‘watch this video’. HD video of Felix Baumgartner’s 24 mile high parachute jump.
Hilarious preflight video made by a Maule pilot for his passengers.
San Francisco Airport (SFO) in beautiful time lapse video.
Jetpacks have been a staple of science fiction and movies for decades. Remember James Bond’s flight in Thunderball? However, these older designs had a number of drawbacks: they couldn’t fly very far or very long and they were difficult to control. If you wanted a jetpack, you’d be better be a daredevil stunt pilot. Until now.
British Airways has a cool, new advert video. Check it out!
Nabil and Hani Dabbagh’s awesome video of their flying trip to Croatia.
VFR approach into Cannes I was part of a judging panel for PrivateFly’s favourite approaches poll. My three suggestions (which I have flown myself) were: Cannes When you fly the VFR approach, you fly right over the centre of the town, over a beautiful medieval walled village and then turn south and fly down to […]