• KLM is the World’s oldest airline, established in 1919.
  • Travelling by air can shed up to 1.5 liters of water from the body during an average 3 hour flight.
  • The internet and on-line check-in was first introduced by Alaska Airlines in 1999.
  • Total electricity capacity of a 747-8 can power up to 480,000 32 inch flat screen TVs.
  • Did you know QANTAS invented business class in 1979.
  • Sydney to Dallas on Qantas A380 is the world’s longest flight by distance.
  • Pilots and co-pilots are required to eat different meals in case of food poisoning.
  • A commercial aircrafts flies at an average speed of 800 kilometers per hour.
  • An aircraft takes off or lands every 37 seconds at Chicago O’Hare’s International Airport.
  • The average 747 has between 240-280 km wiring.