Payload and Fuel Burn

What happens when you decide to treat people as payload?  The DoT allows for an average weight of 209 pounds per passenger. So, doing some math, we can get the weight of people, their bags and the mail.  Then divide all this by gallons of fuel and some neat numbers...

UPS Flight Forward Presentation

Bala Ganesh, VP Advanced Technology Group, UPS provided a look back at where UPS came from in the early days, then discussed the process for being certificated as a Part 135 airlines, with a look to the future of UPS Forward Flight. He continued the discussion of UAM...