The Wright Brothers Would Have Been a Hit on You-Tube. Have you ever considered what it might have been like to be one of the Wright brothers and for the first time climbing on board your own invention and handy-work to see if it will fly? ( literally ). Imagine both the excitement and fear […]

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A Way to Reduce Aviation Fuel Usage. The world’s aviation industry uses about 12,000 million gallons of fossil based liquid fuel per year and the rate of consumption is increasing as the popularity of air travel increases. The water vapor and carbon dioxide gases released from commercial, private and military planes are major contributors to […]

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Corporate Business Trips May Soon Involve Vertical Lift-off Airplanes. One of the inefficiencies of modern commercial airplanes is that it needs a long runway for landing and take-off usually attached to a very expensive airport where passengers park their cars and make their way to their terminal. It would be much easier if the plane […]

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A flying Basketball Hoop is the Best Description We Could Imagine. It is amazing what you can make fly if you attach enough electric motors to it and place them in just the right place. Actually that is likely the tricky bit. Anyways this team of model plane nuts having decided that it needed doing […]

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Is a Gravity Powered Aircraft Even Possible? The idea to create a gravity powered aircraft that does not rely on any conventional fuels was first conceptualized by Robert D. Hunt. A nuclear plant designer by profession and theoretical physicist he gave a presentation on TED about his idea some time back.

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Japanese Zero Replica – ( TeK-THinK) You can easily and cheaply buy remote control airplanes over the internet or in hobby stores if your only interest is flying them. If you also enjoy building things and modifying the design to personalize the experience even more than you may enjoy this DIY video showing what you […]

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Private Luxury Jet – ( TeK-THinK) When you are really rich or really famous or probably both as these things often come as a pair you can afford to travel in the lap of luxury and when it come to air travel their is nothing as luxurious as a private jet.

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As someone that flies a lot, I can tell you that passengers put a tremendous amount of faith in the skills of the pilots in control of the plane. Bad weather is something that is hard to predict and cross winds are even more difficult.

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Who in the world ever thought of the concept of refueling a plane in mid air? I mean moving hundreds of gallons of explosive jet fuel from one airplane to another while both airplanes are moving at speeds measured in the hundreds of miles per hour.

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Boeing 747 Simulator ( TeK-THink ) . Once you watch this video from the inside of a Boeing 747 simulator you will see what I mean. It is so realistic that anyone afraid of flying would experience an increase in heart-rate and blood pressure 5 minutes into the simulation! if fact I have friends that […]

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