Posts Tagged ‘plane’

Glider Plane Lights up the Sky with Fireworks from the Wings (Video)

Glider Plane Lights up the Sky with Fireworks from the Wings (Video)

Glider pilot Guy Westgate shoots fireworks from the wings of his aircraft during a spectacular twilight aerobatic display.

Plane Almost Lands on a Whale in Alaska (Video)

Plane Almost Lands on a Whale in Alaska (Video)

A seaplane almost hit a whale while landing on water in Angoon, Alaska, on July 10. Luckily, the pilot managed to pull the plane up just in time to avoid a collision with the surfacing whale. Thomas Hamm caught the close call on camera.

Low-Flying Plane Picks up Flags from Ground (Video)

Low-Flying Plane Picks up Flags from Ground (Video)

Cesar Falistocco, captain of the Argentina Aerobatic Squadron, uses his plane’s wing to hoist the flags of Argentina and Chile. Crazy stuff!

Motorcycle Jumps over Low-Flying Plane (Video)

Motorcycle Jumps over Low-Flying Plane (Video)

Cody Elkins backflips his bike over an airplane flying sideways, like 5 feet above the ground. The pilot’s names is Skip Stewart and the stunt was filmed at the 2014 Cameron Air Show in Missouri.

Landing Plane Nearly Hits German Man Sunbathing on Beach (Video)

Landing Plane Nearly Hits German Man Sunbathing on Beach (Video)

Pilot Juergen Drucker almost hit a sunbather while landing his Piper PA-28-181 Archer II plane on the beach on Helgoland’s Düne island, Germany. A reader of Bild newspaper caught the whole thing on camera:

Truck Slams into UPS Cargo Plane (Video)

Truck Slams into UPS Cargo Plane (Video)

Supposedly this accident took place in Miami, sometime recently.

Ukrainian Fighter Jet’s Extreme Low Pass (Video)

Ukrainian Fighter Jet’s Extreme Low Pass (Video)

A Ukrainian MiG-29 fighter jet makes a low fly-by over pro-Russian separatists blocking rails in the city of Kramatorsk.

Crosswind Landings and Take-Offs at BHX (Video)

Crosswind Landings and Take-Offs at BHX (Video)

A compilation of planes landing and taking-off in windy conditions at Birmingham Airport, England, this past winter.

Lion King Cast Singing Circle of Life on a Plane (Video)

Lion King Cast Singing Circle of Life on a Plane (Video)

The Australian cast of The Lion King sings the ‘Circle of Life’ on a flight from Brisbane to Sydney. Kinda makes you wish you were on that plane…but then you remember all the nuisance that comes with flying and you’re grateful there’s a video to watch instead:

Squirrel Steals Model Airplane (Video)

Squirrel Steals Model Airplane (Video)

A real life Rocky the Squirrel steals a model airplane with manual controls. Wait for it…