Commercial Aviation

Articles about commercial aircraft for passenger transportation or cargo hauling. Covers everything between small and light airplanes to jumbo-sized aircraft.

The flat engines of the Boeing 737

Why Boeing 737 Engines Are Flat

The Boeing 737 is one of the most sold airliners in the world and features a unique engine design. Find out why the 737 engines are flat.

Tobias Holm
Tobias Holm
Commercial Aviation
A Boeing 737-700 during takeoff

The Boeing 737 Versions Explained

The Boeing 737 has improved through time, providing airlines with great benefits along the way. Learn more about each Boeing 737 version.

Tobias Holm
Tobias Holm
Commercial Aviation
Why did the Boeing 737 MAX crash?

Why Did the Boeing 737 MAX Crash in 2018 and 2019?

The Boeing 737 MAX was grounded globally in 2019 and 2018 following two fatal crashes. But why did the Boeing 737 MAX crash?

Tobias Holm
Tobias Holm
Commercial Aviation
Winglets on aircraft improve fuel efficiency

Winglets on Aircraft: Everything You Need To Know

Discover what winglets are, their benefits to aircraft, and why not all new planes have them.

Tobias Holm
Tobias Holm
Commercial Aviation
Learn about the green and red lights on a plane

What Are the Green and Red Lights on an Airplane?

Are you curious about what the airplane's green and red lights represent? Learn everything there is to know about airplane navigation lights.

Tobias Holm
Tobias Holm
Commercial Aviation

What Is the Decibel Level of a Jet Plane?

Jet engines are among the loudest machines in the world. Learn how noisy a jet engine is and why engineers try to make them quieter.

Tobias Holm
Tobias Holm
Commercial Aviation

Here Are the Best Seats on an Airplane

Your preferences will determine which seat is the best on the plane. Here is a guide that will help you choose the right seat on the airplane.

Tobias Holm
Tobias Holm
Commercial Aviation

How Much Fuel Does an Airplane Use?

With climate change concerns headlining the world's agenda, people are focusing on more sustainable ways of living. Combined with the fact that fuel prices continue to increase, many of us are left wondering, "how much fuel does an airplane use?" A plane such as the Boeing 747 uses an average

Tobias Holm
Tobias Holm
Commercial Aviation