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Top 10 Interesting Facts About Military Aircraft

Top 10 Interesting Facts About Military Aircraft

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During a history of military aviation there were some interesting events. During WW2, Royal Air Force fighter pilots started a rumor that excessive carrot consumption gave gunners night vision. The point of the rumor was to distract the Germans from RAF’s new radar technology. Because of this rumor, Germans began eating large quantities of carrots. […]» Find out More

Top 10 Attack Helicopters

Top 10 Attack Helicopters

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Attack helicopters emerged during the Cold War years when they proved to be the key component to victory in battlefield. Today’s attack helicopter has two main roles, to provide direct, close air support for ground troops and to destroy enemy armor concentrations (anti-tank role). What are the best attack helicopters? These are currently the best attack […]» Find out More

25 Fun Facts About Aviation and Flying

25 Fun Facts About Aviation and Flying

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Can you imagine life without air travel? Today, aviation allows people to experience new adventures, visit new countries, relax on far away beaches, build business relationships as well as to connect with family and friends abroad. The beauty of aviation is bringing people and countries together. How much do you really know about aviation and […]» Find out More

The Paper Plane World Record

The Paper Plane World Record

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You might think the airplanes are just fun, quick-to-make toys for kids, but there is a world of paper plane-makers who are dead serious and with a mission of making the world record planes. Do you know what is a world record distance for throwing paper planes? With a series of simple folds and carefully […]» Find out More

Shocking Airplane Crashes Caught On Camera

Shocking Airplane Crashes Caught On Camera

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These are the most shocking airplane crashes caught on camera. Despite the fact it looks bad, people actually survived some of these plane crashes. Video shows these plane crashes: Air France Flight 296/Airbus A320-111 – 06/26/1988 – Fatality: 3/136 US Air Force Czar 52/B-52 Stratofortress – 06/24/1994 – Fatality: 4/4 Hawkins & Powers Aviation Tanker […]» Find out More

Top 10 Fighter Aircraft In The World

Top 10 Fighter Aircraft In The World

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Fighter aircraft represents some of the most exciting machines in the sphere of military power because of their design, speed and weaponry. Military aircraft received baptism of fire during World Word 1 (1914-1918) and continue evolution into lethal fighting machines such as fighters, bombers, interceptors and etc. What is the best fighter aircraft in the world? […]» Find out More

Shocking Facts About Plane Safety

Shocking Facts About Plane Safety

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Following a series of tragic incidents there is understandably a lot of fear that surrounds air travel, but nevertheless- flying is safe. Compared to other forms of transportation,j traveling by car is 100 times more deadly than flying in an airplane. Here are some of the facts about plane safety, you should know about, before you […]» Find out More

Plane Facts That Could Save Your Life – How To Survive A Plane Crash

Plane Facts That Could Save Your Life – How To Survive A Plane Crash

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Although we often think airplane crashes are horrible and unsurvivable events, the survival rate of plane crashes from 1983-2000 was 95.7%. You can dramatically increase your chances of surviving even severe plane crash by knowing simple facts and making little changes. Be prepared, but not scared. Things you need to be aware of You only […]» Find out More

5 Airplanes That Disappeared Without The Trace

5 Airplanes That Disappeared Without The Trace

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“Every flight that has disappeared had its own story”, said the editor of the The Aviationist , David Cenciotti. Airplanes have been disappearing for decades, whether in remote areas of the ocean or mountain regions.  Many planes have gone missing, especially at the so called Bermuda Triangle. A series of disappearances in the Bermuda Triangle […]» Find out More

Unusual Aircraft Designs We Didn’t Know Exist

Unusual Aircraft Designs We Didn’t Know Exist

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Have you ever wondered how planes looked like in the beginning? Well, let us tell you, they were pretty weird. Many of them were built to prove a point or to advance the science of aerodynamics. Fasten your seatbelt and enjoy the journey of history’s strangest aircraft that ever flew the sky. These are some […]» Find out More

What Is The Fastest Jet In The World?

What Is The Fastest Jet In The World?

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The Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird is the most advanced airplane ever built. It had an important role in a history as a spy plane. SR-17 “Blackbird” is a long range, strategic reconnaissance aircraft. This sleek and stealthy Air Force plane is still the fastest plane that has ever flown and was never hit by a missile. […]» Find out More

Things You Didn’t Know About Aircraft Graveyards

Things You Didn’t Know About Aircraft Graveyards

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What happens when an aircraft is no longer needed? Have you ever wondered where do planes go to rust?  Aircraft graveyards often called boneyards are home to retired aircraft waiting to be recycled or reused. Dry climate The best aircraft locations for graveyards are places with dry climates because dry air reduces corrosion of aircraft […]» Find out More

Acrobatic Flight Maneuver Moves

Acrobatic Flight Maneuver Moves

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1. Inside Loop/Outside Loop The Inside loop is the easiest of all stunt moves, it’s a vertical circle in the sky. Any RC Airplane with elevator is capable of looping. The Outside loop is also called a bunt. It’s an inside loop with the airplane inverted, so that the top of the plane faces outwards. It can […]» Find out More

The Greatest Air to Air Battles in Military History

The Greatest Air to Air Battles in Military History

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Humans have always sought to take over the air to gain an advantage in war. Initially, the military uses of flight were mainly focused on gaining a bird’s eye view of the battle field. Early attempts saw the use of manned kites in China and Japan to spy for military intelligence and communication. Also some […]» Find out More

Top 10 Celebrities Private Jets

Top 10 Celebrities Private Jets

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Paul Allen – MIG 29 Fighter Jet Paul Allen, co-founder of the Microsoft has bought his own MIG 29 Fighter Jet worth 13.5$ billion. The MIG 29 has a max speed of 1,518 mph and a range of 1,500km. The Sultan of Brunei – Boeing 747-430 The sultan has a brand new, Boeing 747 for […]» Find out More

5 Plane Crashes Caused By Pilot Error

5 Plane Crashes Caused By Pilot Error

Did you know that 85% of plane crashes are caused by pilot error? Statistically speaking, flying is still the safest way to travel. No matter how the advanced technology is, there is always one element that is impossible to control: the human element, because human are prone to making mistakes, although the major pilot error […]» Find out More

Top 10 Deadliest Aviation Disasters

Top 10 Deadliest Aviation Disasters

1977. – Tenerife, Canary Island The collision of Pan Am and KLM plane killed 583 passengers. For more details, read: “Top 10 worst plane crashes“. 1985. – Mt. Osutaka, Japan Japan Air Lines plane crash killed 520 people. Before the crash, the pilot reported  the drop in pressure because of a broken door. The crashed […]» Find out More

Top 10 Famous People Who Died In Plane Crash

Top 10 Famous People Who Died In Plane Crash

1. Ottis Redding   In 1967, soul singer Otis Redding had acquired his own plane, but the Beechcraft H18 encountered a storm en route from Cleveland to Madison. The plane crash killed 6 people, everyone on board except for trumpeter Ben Cauley. The plane crashed into Lake, Montana.  Ottis Redding died at 26 years old. […]» Find out More

10 Fastest Military Airplanes

10 Fastest Military Airplanes

North American X-15 The X-15 still holds the official world record for the fastest speed ever reached by a manned aircraft.  This hypersonic rocket powered plane was a part of the experimental aircraft, operated jointly by U.S. Air Force and NASA. Although these days,  it’s tucked away, 50 years ago this experimental rocket model represents […]» Find out More

Top 5 U.S. Military Helicopters

Top 5 U.S. Military Helicopters

 1. Boeing AH-64 Apache This is an attack helicopter with twin engine and cockpit for two-man crew. It is a quick-reacting, airborne system that provides close-air support for the battlefield. This combat proven helicopter was developed by Boeing for the United States Army.  It’s also known for „Peten“ and „Saraph“. The AH-64 Apache is world’s […]» Find out More

Top 5 Emergency (Miracle) Airplane Landings

Top 5 Emergency (Miracle) Airplane Landings

Since the beginning of aviation, thousands of planes have crashed, but sometimes when an air disaster strikes, pilots can react on time and prevent the final catastrophe. The following is a selection of plane disasters that had safe landing. US Airways A320 landing on the Hudson River. The most famous and successful emergency landing of […]» Find out More

Top 10 Worst Plane Crashes

Top 10 Worst Plane Crashes

1. Turkish Airlines Flight 981 (1974) In 1974 the cargo door at the rear of the McDonnell Douglas DC-10 plane broke off, causing and explosive decompression which destroyed cables necessary to control the plane. Turkish Airlines Flight 981 crashed outside of the Paris and killed 346 people. 2. Tenerife Airport Disaster (1977) In 1977 the […]» Find out More

Things That People Tried To Smuggle On An Airplanes

Things That People Tried To Smuggle On An Airplanes

Items are smuggled every day for organizational or personal purpose. There are so many reasons why people try to get something illegal through airport security,  from animals to drugs and different dangerous toys. Here are some of the most ridiculous things people tried to smuggle through airport security in unusual places. Snakes in bras In Stockholm […]» Find out More

8 Most Terrifying Airport Runways

8 Most Terrifying Airport Runways

1. Saint Maarten in the Caribbean – Princess Juliana International Airport This is one of the busiest airports in the Caribbean.  Due to the short runway length (7,150 feet), planes on their final approach need to fly over the beach at minimal altitude, and over a part of the fence and the road. Because of it, […]» Find out More

Top 10 Most Expensive Plane Tickets/ Journies

Top 10 Most Expensive Plane Tickets/ Journies

1. Emirates 30,000$– (Los Angeles to Dubai) Experience a seamless journey from start to finish. This first class cabin flying lets you experience full luxury. Renew your senses in on-board shower or enjoy in-flight spa? The “Emirates” lets you pamper yourself while you are high in the air. With a personal suite equipped with privacy, […]» Find out More

10 Best Paid Jobs In Aviation

10 Best Paid Jobs In Aviation

1. Aviation/Aerospace Program Manager ( average salary – 104,084$) A program manager in aviation/aerospace is responsible for preparing proposals for leading projects in aviation and aerospace. He is ensuring that the airport or its departments run efficiently and safely. It’s usually a person who has a graduate degree in business in addition to their degree […]» Find out More

How To Become A Commercial Airline Pilot?

How To Become A Commercial Airline Pilot?

For so many years, people have dreamt about flying. Many have tried, but wasn’t until the Wright brothers, that Man was able to take a flight. If you are plane enthusiast, you’ve certainly asked yourself, how you can become the next great, airline pilot. Word of warning Do not enter this profession unless you are […]» Find out More

The Best Fighter Planes Of World War 2

The Best Fighter Planes Of World War 2

It’s hard to say, what the best fighter plane of World War 2 was, but we certainly can say that a few stood out during that historical period. To make it easier, we need to refine it further, depending on different characteristics, such as: longer effective range, best high attitude fighter, damage resistant aircraft etc. […]» Find out More

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Airplane Parking

Airplane Parking

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In Airplane Parking you must complete missions to park the planes as soon as they arrive on the runway. Have fun playing this interesting parking game. Show your parking skills and use the arrow keys to move the plane.» Find out More

The Red Barron 1918

The Red Barron 1918

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The Red Barron 1918 is a shooting WW1 game. Have fun playing this air battle. Defeat your enemies and defend your air space.» Find out More

Battle On Islands

Battle On Islands

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Play this action- packed WW2  game and destroy all enemies. Fight for air supremacy and defend your territory. You must act quickly.» Find out More

Plane Race 2

Plane Race 2

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Fly an airplane and compete with other pilots. Enjoy this fun racing game with great perspective. Race against world-class pilot and show your racing skills.» Find out More

Sky Kings Racing

Sky Kings Racing

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Enjoy this awesome 3D flight simulation game. Race through the sky and prove your flying skills through different tasks. Have fun flying through rings.» Find out More

Potty Copter

Potty Copter

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Fly your Potty Copter through all obstacles. You must successfully reach the finish line. Make the best distance and try to pick as many shields as you can.» Find out More

Graff Gunner

Graff Gunner

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Gun your way throught enemy waves and enjoy thi side-scrolling shooter. Wipe out steampunk pretenders.» Find out More

The Few Dogfights

The Few Dogfights

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Play this exciting strategy game. The Few Dogfights is a fighting airplane simulator. Direct the flight paths of your planes and defeat your enemies.» Find out More

War In The Skies

War In The Skies

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The world is under attack. Complete all missions and kill the enemy planes along the way.» Find out More

Starship Chopper

Starship Chopper

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Shoot the lights  out in the combat game. Fly the ship and finish ten missions. You must save the world.» Find out More

Thunderbird Survival

Thunderbird Survival

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Survive as long as possible. Fly during a war and try to survive all enemy attacks. Command the air battle.» Find out More

Wind Revo

Wind Revo

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Be prepared for intense aerial dogfight. Shoot enemies and protect your sky. Hop into your powerful fighter jet and prove your worth as a fighter pilot.» Find out More