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Waking up, working, and going to sleep in Zero G

Waking up, working, and going to sleep in Zero G When we settle into our beds at night, we usually experience a pleasant sense of unburdening. After a long day of walking, sitting, and standing, letting gravity do the work and sinking into a soft mattress can be a relief. …

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What is a near miss or loss of separation?

What is a near miss or loss of separation? Here is a video of AIRCRAFT NEAR MISS AND UNUSUAL EVENTS COMPILATION Lots of videos about crashes, but not many about near collisions and incidents. Sometimes the potential for crashes is more harrowing than the event itself. What is a near miss …

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C-5 Galaxy Largest Military Transport Aircraft Used The US Air Force

C-5 Galaxy Largest Military Transport Aircraft Used The US Air Force

The Lockheed C-5 Galaxy is a large military transport aircraft originally designed and built by Lockheed, and now maintained and upgraded by its successor, Lockheed Martin. It provides the United States Air Force (USAF) with a heavy intercontinental-range strategic airlift capability one that can carry outsize and oversize loads, including …

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Felix Baumgartner’s supersonic freefall from 39,045 meters

Felix Baumgartner’s supersonic freefall from 39,045 meters After flying to an altitude of 39,045 meters (128,100 feet) in a helium-filled balloon Felix Baumgartner completed a record breaking jump for the ages from the edge of space, exactly 65 years after Chuck Yeager first broke the sound barrier flying in an …

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Jet Engine, How it works ? (Type of jet engine )

Jet Engine, How it works ? (Type of jet engine ) What is a jet engine? A jet engine is a machine that converts energy-rich, liquid fuel into a powerful pushing force called thrust. The thrust from one or more engines pushes a plane forward, forcing air past its scientifically …

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Top 10 Highest Paying Jobs in Aviation

Top 10 Highest Paying Jobs in Aviation

Top 10 Highest Paying Jobs in Aviation Many people wish for the glamorous lifestyle and income of a pilot. But, do pilots always wear crisp uniforms and make the big bucks? Not necessarily, according to Al Lee, director of quantitative analysis at online salary database PayScale.com. He says, “There’s a …

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Paratroopers Static Line Jump From C-17 Globemaster III

Paratroopers Static Line Jump From C-17 Globemaster III

Paratroopers Static Line Jump From C-17 Globemaster III In the above video, you can see  Paratroopers from the 82nd and 101st Airborne Division perform static line jumps from C-17 Globemaster III aircraft over Sicily Drop Zone at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. What is Static line jump? A static line is a …

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