After fourteen years with Verizon (and hundreds of dollars paid unnecessarily on insurance deductibles even though the manufacturer admitted responsibility), I made the jump to T-Mobile’s ONE plan. First of all, I can’t begin to express the shock my girlfriend and experienced when talking to the T-Mobile reps (on both Twitter and in the store) … Continue reading “Onward to T-Mobile!”
It’s no secret that I spend a somewhat ridiculous amount of time on the road, so I thought I would share my coping mechanisms for staying sane in the air and on the road. Though my main source of entertainment is my phone (music, movies, podcasts… it does it all!), I also love having my … Continue reading “Staying Sane on the Road”
Reddit user /u/coasterjake got to spend some time with a 737-MAX (-8) recently, and he has uploaded quite a few pictures to his Flickr album. Check it out!
Airbus has their second A350-1000 XWB test aircraft out and about in its new Carbon Livery. With a three-class configuration, it can carry 366 passengers just under 8,000 nautical miles. It’s powered by two Rolls Royce Trent XWB engines that have been custom built for Airbus specifically for this plane. From Airbus’s estimates, the airframe … Continue reading “@Airbus A350-1000 Test Aircraft! #AvGeek”
No, I don’t mean the Messianic figure from the Matrix movies, I am referring to Airbus’s denotation of improved engine performance and mileage: “New Engine Option”. These two narrow-body planes are reported to have an improved fuel efficiency estimated at 15% over their traditional counterparts, which will allow them to fly from the East Coast … Continue reading “737-MAX and A32x-neo”
Affiliate Link Note: If you use my link to SkyRoam, you’ll get $20 off your purchase (to buy, not rent), and I’ll get a few free days! You certainly don’t have to… but I wouldn’t object! A few days ago, I posted that I was purchasing a SkyRoam [Affiliate Link] hotspot. It came in on … Continue reading “SkyRoam – Unboxing”
Affiliate Link Note: If you use my link to SkyRoam, you’ll get $20 off your purchase (to buy, not rent), and I’ll get a few free days! You certainly don’t have to… but I wouldn’t object! I’ll be doing some international travel this winter with my girlfriend and to maintain the level of connectivity that … Continue reading “SkyRoam Hotspot”