Jan 212015
Crosswinds Throw Turboprop Planes Around During Landing

British aviation enthusiast Flugsnug captured some chilling footage of turboprop propeller planes attempting to land at Birmingham Airport. Dash-8 and ATR twin-engine airplanes were trying their best to land, but powerful gusts and crosswinds made that nearly impossible. Don’t mess with Mother Nature. This video already has over 400,000 hits!


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Jan 152015
Patrick Stewart Acts Out The Most Annoying People On A Plane

Travelling on a long flight can be very convenient, but there is a price to pay for moving around the planet so quickly. Besides paying a fortune for the ticket, you must go through long, slow security and check-in lines, and squeeze into a small seat. But above all, the worst part of flying can be the other passengers. 

Travel company Expedia conducted a poll asking travelers who they thought were the most annoying type of passengers to fly with. Jimmy Kimmel has Sir Patrick Stewart act them out in this instant viral video


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Dec 192014
How A Commercial Airplane Is Made

Most of us take it for granted that we can simply buy an airplane ticket online and travel around the world in just a few hours. Today’s commercial airliners are bigger, more comfortable, and more advanced than ever before. But what goes into building such a complex machine? Minute Physics was lucky enough to go behind the scenes to see how the largest commercial airplane in the world, the Airbus A350, is built from start to finish. 


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Nov 032014
Speedo On Plane Prank Goes Wrong

French comedian Jerome Jarre is famous for his outrageous Vine videos. But one of his most recent pranks almost landed him in jail! While flying from Mexico to Miami, he slipped into the airplane bathroom for a quick wardrobe change. He exited wearing nothing but a Speedo and a ridiculous inflatable duck. Security was not pleased with his prank and he was escorted off the plane by over ten police. 


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Oct 122014
Fireplane Puts Out Semi-Truck Accident Fire

What does a firefighter do when there’s an accident in a remote area, and there’s no readily available water to put the fire out? The fire boss calls in a water drop on the area. Watch as this pilot performs a perfect water drop on a semi-truck accident fire that firefighters couldn’t suffocate on their on. Epic! 


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