How Does Pilot Control The Plane From Cockpit?

The pilot controls the engine power using the throttle. Pushing the throttle increases power, and pulling it decreases power. The ailerons raise and lower the wings. The pilot controls the roll of the plane by raising one

Warbird Destroyed Due To Stupid Mistake On Movie Set

This Irks Me To No End. The movie USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage came out last Friday. We were waiting for it for over a year now, as we showed you a trailer of it back then.

In aviation, why is altitude always measured in feet?

The answer to “why” is standardization. Feet was probably chosen as a result of the rapid growth of airline travel led by the US after WW II. There are two major areas in the world where altitude

What happens when a plane’s landing gear fails?

When an aircraft is unable to touch down with its landing gear fully extended it must perform a gear-up or “belly” landing. Such a landing does carry a small risk – there is likely to be extensive

Aircraft Tracking and Communications System

The Ground Processing System Ground System provision is the responsibility of either a participating ANSP or an Aircraft Operator. Aircraft Operators often contract out the function to either DSP or to a separate service provider. Messages from

world most dangerous heart surgery

Open Heart Surgery Risks The development of cardiac surgery and cardiopulmonary bypass techniques has reduced the mortality rates of these surgeries to relatively low ranks. For instance, repairs of congenital heart defects are currently estimated to have