The Clean Water Act and subsequent regulations are now causing economic hardship for cities forced to treat water runoff from storms as polluted water.
A twin-engine Beechcraft Baron crashed in New Jersey on August 29th, killing the pilot and injuring the passenger – what caused the crash?
Are you ready for a flight into space? Virgin Galactic is making space tourism a reality with SpaceShipOne.
Flying an airplane is simplified through the use of in-cockpit devices, but mastering the essentials of rudder, elevators, and wings remains critical to pilots.
Water may look smooth and calm from the sky, but when you’re in a plane, experiencing an all-engine failure, and your only option is to make a water landing, that very stretch of smooth and calm water is the last place you want to land.
So you’re flying solo in a Cessna – 172, far away from any runway, when the only propeller-driven engine you have fails. All that’s below you is forest, so what do you do?
A US Navy F-18 Hornet crashed in the residential area of Virginia at 16:08 GMT, in an apartment complex where 40 apartments units were damaged/destroyed. No fatalities reported as yet. The US Navy jet crashed 2.2 miles from the runway of Naval air station Oceana. The jet, piloted by a student pilot in the front, […]
How do elevators help pilots turn an airplane? Pilots generate turning forces, used to maneuver a plane, by changing the pattern of air flowing around the plane. In other words, they turn the plane by changing the position of the aerofoils (surfaces that interact with the airflow to produce a force). The elevators are movable control surfaces […]