Aviation Mysteries: EgyptAir Flight 990

Aviation Mysteries: EgyptAir Flight 990

Posted by Kayleigh DeMace on Apr 30th 2018

Aviation mysteries haunt us and hold our attention and have done so relentlessly over time. The case of EgyptAir Flight 990 is no exception. While the plane itself was found and a cause is speculated, …
The Mystery of the Goodyear Ghost Blimp

The Mystery of the Goodyear Ghost Blimp

Posted by Sarah Simonovich on Oct 18th 2017

Between 1942 and 1945, the U.S. Navy received more than 150 airships for the war effort. The military used these blimps, produced by the Goodyear Corporation, as convoy escort vessels. The Navy used t …
Aviation Mysteries: Flying Tiger Line Flight 739

Aviation Mysteries: Flying Tiger Line Flight 739

Posted by Kayleigh DeMace on Jan 25th 2017

The Lockheed L-1049 Super Constellation propliner is a rather large plane with a wingspan of over 126 ft. and a length of over 116 ft. It can carry up to 95 passengers with a crew of five.So, how did …