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Strange things about airplanes

Strange things about airplanes

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Here are some strange things about airplanes: Airplanes can get struck by lightning. In fact, airplanes are struck by lightning on average once a year. However, the airplanes are designed to withstand lightning strikes, and passengers are safe. There is no safest seat on the plane. All seats on an airplane are relatively safe. However, […]» Find out More

5 Plane Crashes Caused By Pilot Error

5 Plane Crashes Caused By Pilot Error

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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

8 Most Terrifying Airport Runways

8 Most Terrifying Airport Runways

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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 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

The Best Fighter Planes Of World War 2

The Best Fighter Planes Of World War 2

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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

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

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

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

Top 5 U.S. Military Helicopters

Top 5 U.S. Military Helicopters

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 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

10 Best Paid Jobs In Aviation

10 Best Paid Jobs In Aviation

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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

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

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

Top 5 Emergency (Miracle) Airplane Landings

Top 5 Emergency (Miracle) Airplane Landings

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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

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

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

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

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

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

Things That People Tried To Smuggle On An Airplanes

Things That People Tried To Smuggle On An Airplanes

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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

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

How To Become A Commercial Airline Pilot?

How To Become A Commercial Airline Pilot?

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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

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

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

The best World War II helicopters

The best World War II helicopters

The best World War II helicopters were still in their early stages of development, but they played an important role in the war. Helicopters were used for a variety of tasks, including reconnaissance, rescue, and transport. Here are some of the best World War II helicopters: Focke-Achgelis Fa 223 Drache (Germany) Focke-Achgelis Fa 223 Drache […]» Find out More

The most powerful helicopter in the world

The most powerful helicopter in the world

The most powerful helicopter in the world is the Mil Mi-26. Mil Mi-26 helicopter It is a heavy-lift helicopter that is designed to transport large payloads over long distances. The Mi-26 has a maximum takeoff weight of 56,000 kg (123,000 lb) and can lift up to 20,000 kg (44,000 lb) externally. This makes it the […]» Find out More

Best looking aircrafts?

Best looking aircrafts?

The best looking aircraft is a matter of personal opinion, but some of the most popular and critically acclaimed contenders include: Lockheed Constellation: The Lockheed Constellation was a propeller-driven airliner that was first flown in 1943. It was known for its sleek, elegant design and its distinctive triple-tail configuration. Lockheed Constellation aircraft Concorde: The Concorde […]» Find out More

Details About Taylor Swift’s Private Jet That You Won’t Believe

Details About Taylor Swift’s Private Jet That You Won’t Believe

Taylor Swift owns two private jets: a Dassault Falcon 900 and a Dassault Falcon 7X. The Dassault Falcon 900 is a tri-jet business jet that can carry up to 12 passengers and has a range of over 4,000 miles. It is powered by three Honeywell TFE731-60 engines and has a top speed of 510 mph. […]» Find out More

Sukhoi Su-75 “Checkmate” vs F 35 Lightning-II

Sukhoi Su-75 “Checkmate” vs F 35 Lightning-II

The F-35 and SU-75 are two advanced fighter jets from different countries. Here is a comparison of their specifications: F-35: The F-35 is an American single-seat, single-engine, all-weather stealth multirole combat aircraft. It can perform air superiority and strike missions1. SU-75: The SU-75 Checkmate is a Russian fifth-generation stealth fighter jet. It is designed to be an improvement over competing fourth-generation […]» Find out More

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Paper Pilots

Paper Pilots

Paper Pilots is an exciting Shooting Game and published on Jan 6th, 2012. Paper pilots is a shooter like you’ve never seen before. Fly through hordes of baddies, shooting rockets, blowing up everything around you. Upgrade your plane, pick up power-ups and pass through hoops for max combos.» Find out More

Air Force Attack

Air Force Attack

  In the game Air Force Attack you will need to take part in large air battles on the side of one of the countries that is fighting against the neighbor of the aggressor. Destroy enemy aircraft, gather supplies, first-aid kits and fuel in an endless battle mode! In this game, the degree of difficulty […]» Find out More

Conflict of Nations : Modern War

Conflict of Nations : Modern War

   Description Let your imagination fly and fantasizes about what it would be total war, a global conflict in which you are the quarterback and you must command attacks and defenses as appropriate.» Find out More

Airbus Pilot Flight

Airbus Pilot Flight

 See where the skies take you! Fly above the mountains and feel the freedom in the new flying game simulator. Controls: *WASD* – flying *arrows* – flying» Find out More

Bomber at War Hacked

Bomber at War Hacked

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Cheat description (What’s hacked?) God mode. Game Description Play through 20 levels of frantic air battles as you take aim at specified targets, including planes, battleships, turret stations, and more! Earn money to customize your ship and buy upgrades such as heavier armor, stronger bombs, and newer engines to help you take to the skies […]» Find out More

Air Defense 3

Air Defense 3

Air Defence 3 is a tower defense game where you need to take down the enemy’s airplanes to make money. Fortify the base by buying tanks and upgrades.» Find out More

Air Maze 3

Air Maze 3

Action physics game. Fly on the balloons through the maze avoiding obstacles.» Find out More

Airwar

Airwar

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Pilot a modern attack helicopter to fight enemy forces consisting of similar tactical assault war choppers. Fly strategic fly paths to evade enemy rockets. Experience the joy and excitement of aerial combat with spectacular explosions, cannons, rockets and firepower. Fly and shoot as far as you can to get high score.» Find out More

SpaceCraft

SpaceCraft

In the year 2525 man is still alive, … yet earth has been devastated. In the first act of the campaign you control the bold humans who start a journey to the stars to save their race. Yet the galaxy is not uninhabited… In order to survive they must learn to adapt to their new […]» Find out More

Heli Combat

Heli Combat

This is a Flash game, and may not work as intended! Play Heli Combat from your computer, or try a similar one from below.» Find out More

Billy the Pilot

Billy the Pilot

In this game you will help Billy get as far as possible. You start in the USA, go through Canada, Russia and so on. For the earned points you can buy new equipment to get even further.» Find out More

Learn to Fly 3

Learn to Fly 3

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Learn to Fly 3: Soar to New Heights in this Exciting Adventure Game Embark on an exhilarating journey through the skies with Learn to Fly 3, an addictive and entertaining game that challenges you to conquer the art of flying. Developed by Light Bringer Games, this popular sequel in the Learn to Fly series offers […]» Find out More