• World’s largest aircraft damaged in crash landing

    World’s largest aircraft damaged in crash landing

    The world’s largest aircraft suffered cockpit damage on Wednesday after nosediving while landing on its second test flight, but there were no injuries, according to the craft’s manufacturer.

    The 92-metre-long Airlander 10, part helicopter and part airship, came down at Cardington Airfield in Bedfordshire, south east England.

    “Airlander sustained damage on landing during today’s flight,” said Hybrid Air Vehicles (HAV). “All crew are safe and well and there are no injuries.”

    Amateur footage of the landing showed the craft suddenly pitching forward and […]