May 6, 2020

DME

Distance Measuring Equipment. Determines the slant range between an airplane and a selected VOR or […]
September 9, 2018

Chicago Convention

The Convention on International Civil Aviation, drafted in 1944 by 54 nations, was established to promote
September 9, 2018

Piper Twin Comanche PA-30

The Twin Comanche first saw the light of day in 1963 and between then and 1972;
September 9, 2018

The First Airliner to Vanish

On a wooded slope of the snowy mountains in Australia’s Kosciuszko National Park, located about halfway
August 14, 2018

Flight Instruments

When you're driving a car, it's pretty easy to see where you are and what direction.
August 14, 2018

Wing Structure

There are essentially two approaches to wing design. In the direct approach, one finds the […]
August 14, 2018

Runway Information

A runway is a “defined rectangular area on a land aerodrome prepared for the landing and takeoff of aircraft”. Runways may be a man-made […]
August 14, 2018

Fog and Cloud Cover

A thick cloud of tiny water droplets suspended in the atmosphere at or near the […]
August 14, 2018

Air Traffic Control

Air Traffic Controllers play a major role in aiding pilots to undergo successful flights. Comprehending […]
August 14, 2018

Aircraft Lifespan

An aircraft’s lifespan is measured not in years but in pressurization cycles. Each time an […]
August 14, 2018

Aircraft Structure

Aircrafts are built to meet certain specified requirements. These requirements must be selected so they […]
August 12, 2018

Aerodromes

An aerodrome is a location from which aircraft flight operations take place, regardless of whether they involve air cargo, passengers, or […]
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