Wednesday, August 23, 2017

The Joint Strike Fighters Program History

X-35 to F-35 Design iterations of Lockheed Martin's X-35 Very early concept being designed under the ASTOVL (Advanced Short Take Off and Landing) program. The original subscale...

These Rules Still Apply Today!

Regulations For The Operation of Aircraft – January, 1920 1. Don't take the machine into the air unless you are satisfied it will fly. 2. Never...

What happens when you land on the wrong aircraft carrier

When there used to be more than one carrier in a task group, if an aircraft landed accidentally on the wrong ship, some fun...

Claude Moore-Brabazon – The Man Who Proved That Pigs Can Fly

The famous British retort that “pigs might fly” to any suggestion that seems ridiculous has been proved by British aviator Claude Moore-Brabazon (later First...