Fighters disturbing cows' dalliance
While it may seem a joke at first glance, a farmer located near the Ämari air base lost thousands of euros due to stress caused in his animals by low-flying fighter jets.
25.11.2016, Helen MihelsonElu
Video: kas skelett kuulub lennunduspioneerile Amelia Earhartile?
Ameeriklannast lennunduspioneer Amelia Earhart jäi koos oma kaaspiloodi Fred Noonaniga kadunuks 2. juulil 1937. aastal ümbermaailmalennul ning alates sellest on nii lennudusspetsialistid kui teadlased uurinud, mis temast ja ta kaaslasest saada võis.
02.11.2016, Inna-Katrin HeinPM
Estonia buys new border guard plane for EUR 19 mln
The Estonian Interior Ministry signed an agreement on Tuesday to buy a Beechcraft King Air 350 surveillance aircraft for the border guard from the Swedish company Bromma Air Maintenance AB for slightly over 19 million euros.
Malta squad finally makes it to Estonia following flight cancelation
Malta's national football team have finally landed in the Estonian capital Tallinn, 24 hours after a canceled flight left them stranded in Amsterdam, the Times of Malta said.
Kas julgeksid sõita - Hiina asub ise lennukimootoreid tootma (5)
Hiina on käivitanud oma esimese rahvusvahelistele standarditele vastavaid lennukimootoreid tootva ettevõtte, et siduda end lahti Lääne tarnijatest.
29.08.2016, Aivar PauPM
US fighter jets F-15C arrive in Estonia
Twelve fighter jets F-15C from the 493rd Fighter Squadron of the U.S. Air Force landed at the Estonian Amari air base on Friday for joint air drills slated to begin on Monday.
Nordic Aviation adopts Nordica as new name
The new Estonian state-owned airline Nordic Aviation Group has adopted Nordica as its new name and is about to present its new brand identity at the end of March.
Russian helicopter violates Estonia's airspace
The Estonian Foreign Ministry has delivered a protest to the Russian ambassador after a Russian Mi-8 helicopter violated the Estonian airspace near the border guard base of Vasknarva shortly before noon on Thursday.
Elon Musk plaanib ehitada vertikaalselt õhku tõusva elektrilennuki
Makseteenuse PayPal, elektriautode tootja Tesla Motors ning kosmosetehnoloogia firma SpaceX miljardärist asutajal Elon Muskil on silmapiiril uued ning põnevad väljakutsed, kirjutab Quartz.
US drone to perform flight over Estonia
A U.S. unmanned aerial vehicle RQ-4 Global Hawk is to fly in Estonian airspace on Monday.
1st NAG flight operated by own aircraft, crew to take off Wednesday evening
The new Estonian state-owned airline Nordic Aviation Group (NAG) will start services with a leased aircraft with an Estonian crew and cabin service personnel on Wednesday evening.
Russian military plane intrudes into Estonian airspace
Around Thursday noon a Russian military aircraft intruded into Estonian airspace and the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has sent a note of protest to the Russian embassy in Tallinn.
Kümnete Hiina finantsettevõtete juhid on jäljetult kadunud
Hiinas on aasta algusest kaduma läinud vähemalt 36 suurettevõtte juhid, kirjutab Bloomberg kohalikule meediale tuginedes.
Fotod: «Spectre» lennukist on langevarjuhüppe sooritanud nii Kihnu Virve kui Urmas Paet
Aastatel 2006 – 2012 Eesti Langevarjuklubile kuulunud hüppelennuk Britten Norman Islander BN-2A-26 osales uue James Bondi filmi «Spectre» võtetel. Film esilinastus Eestis 3. novembril.
International airport idea near Narva faces Russia fear headwinds
Citing security concerns, interior ministry hesitates to award border and customs control operations to the tiny Olgina Airfield near Narva which wishes to receive private planes flown by Russia's rich.
14.10.2015, Andres ReimerPM
Setting up F-22 base in Estonia doesn't make sense militarily - air force chief
The commander of the Estonian Air Force, Col. Jaak Tarien, says deployment of F-22 Raptor jets in Estonia would not be justified militarily.
One of world's largest aircraft lands at Amari base
On Wednesday one of the largest transport aircraft in the world, a C-5M Super Galaxy of the U.S. Air Force, landed at the Estonian Amari air base.
Another Russian military plane intrudes into Estonian airspace
The Estonian Foreign Ministry on Friday sent a note of protest to the Russian embassy in Tallinn after another Russian military plane intruded into Estonian airspace on Thursday.
US fighter jets destroy ground targets at Estonia's central training ground
U.S. F-16 fighter jets fired at ground targets during a joint training exercise of the air forces of Estonia and the United States at the Estonian defense forces' central training ground Wednesday.
Editorial: rarely, but happen it does
In Europe at least, flying has felt like a super safe thing to do for a long while. Occasionally, we do read the news about accidents with casualties, but usually «where we are not» or where we travel seldom – Asia, Africa, or Russia, to look closer. In European Union, we have flight safety rules in place, the surveillance does function, and moving about the continent by plane has long ceased to seem like an adventure.
Eight violations of Estonian airspace by Russian warplanes registered in 2014
Aircraft of the armed forces of Russia made eight unauthorized entries into Estonian airspace last year, with most incursions taking place in the vicinity of the tiny Gulf of Finland island Vaindloo.