Aviation

Incredible Full Moon Air Refueling video

Full Moon Air Refueling video

Watch this incredible video of a KC-10 tanker air refueling a sister plane against the full moon

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By |May 24, 2015|Categories: Aviation|Tags: , , , |

S-97 RAIDER super-fast helicopter First Flight

S-97 RAIDER helicopter

The super-fast S-97 RAIDER helicopter successfully achieved its first flight at the Sikorsky Development Flight Center in West Palm Beach, Fla

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By |May 24, 2015|Categories: Aviation|Tags: , , , |

Guinness World Record for the farthest on Hoverboard

World Record for the farthest on Hoverboard

The Guinness World Record for the farthest flight ever traveled on a hoverboard!   Take a look at the video…

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By |May 22, 2015|Categories: Aviation|Tags: , , |

Bombardier Global 7000 luxury jet

Bombardier Global 7000 luxury jet

The Bombardier Global 7000 luxury jet can reach a top speed of Mach .90, and has a range of 7,300 nautical miles (13,520 km).

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By |May 22, 2015|Categories: Aviation|Tags: , , |

Mini 3D-Printed Jet Engine

Mini 3D-Printed Jet Engine

GE Aviation’s engineers 3D-printed a working version of a jet engine.   Watch the video…

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By |May 21, 2015|Categories: Aviation|Tags: , , |

VIP aircraft cabin by Mercedes and Lufthansa

VIP aircraft cabin by Mercedes and Lufthansa

A VIP aircraft cabin unveiled by and Lufthansa in 2015 EBACE (European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition) in Geneva.

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By |May 20, 2015|Categories: Aviation|Tags: , , , , , |

Smallest intelligent spy glider drones

Cicada - Covert Autonomous Disposable Aircraft

Scientists from the Naval Research Laboratory unveiled the ‘Cicada,’ world’s smallest intelligent spy glider drone.

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By |May 20, 2015|Categories: Aviation|Tags: , , , |

Testing Shape Changing Wing Flaps for Green aviation

Testing Shape Changing Wing Flaps

This photo was taken by an automated Wing Deflection Measurement System (WDMS) camera in the G-III, that photographed the ACTE experimental wing every second during the flight and a NASA F-15D chasing the G-III.

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By |May 17, 2015|Categories: Aviation|Tags: , , , , , , |

This is a Bird strike to the nose of a Boeing 737

Bird strike to the nose of a Boeing 737

Yes, this is a bird strike to the nose of the Turkish Airlines Boeing 737! Can you imagine what happened to the poor bird.

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By |May 16, 2015|Categories: Aviation|Tags: , , , |

Venus inflatable airplane concept

Venus Atmospheric Maneuverable Platform, or VAMP

Aerospace firms  are developing an unmanned inflatable aircraft that could fly around the skies of Venus for up to a year.

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By |May 14, 2015|Categories: Aviation|Tags: , , , , |