Outlining the most influential aircraft of the second World War. Advances in aviation technology during World War II laid the groundwork for military aviation. This is a tribute to those great planes.
Helicopters have the amazing capability of landing safely on a small area free of obstacles even if engine power is lost. Phases, types and aerodynamics of an autorotation are explained in detail.
Aircraft & helicopter training fleet. Aircraft controls & main components. Flight instrument panel air navigation and flying, new technologies. Airport features and circuit pattern flying.
Flying has always been a dangerous occupation but in war time life is precarious. It is not surprising that ghostly spirits return to the place of their death until they find peace.
During my years of flying since 1967, I have experienced occasional annoyance which has really tested my patience. This article relates my top pet peeves ranging from cancelled flights to turbulence.
In 1941 with Britain the only force fighting against Nazi Germany, a secret flight was set up to evaluate enemy aircraft and radar. It was nicknamed the "RAFWaffe".
The TU -160 first appeared on the scene in 1981. It was made operational but soon production was stopped . In 2014 the Russians have again developed this supersonic bomber and it is coming .
Discover how a mid-air collision over the Grand Canyon changed the skies forever.
When Charles Lindbergh flew his tiny monoplane across the Atlantic Ocean in 1927, and touched down in France, many considered it the greatest achievement in the history of flight.
With outstanding safety features, a modern glass cockpit and impressive performance, the Cabri G2 is currently the best training helicopter in the world.
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