Monthly Archives: August 2012

United States Naval Test Pilot School

Studying in a Test Pilot School is a unique and in the same time very demanding experience. The following video is from a 1959 Documentary on United States Naval Test Pilot School. Things have relatively changed since then regarding aircraft … Continue reading

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Curiosity – Mars Science Laboratory Launch

NASA’s Mars Science Laboratory mission will study whether the Gale Crater area of Mars has evidence of past and present habitable environments. These studies will be part of a broader examination of past and present processes in the Martian atmosphere … Continue reading

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Boeing 737 split-tip winglet

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HondaJet – Technical Papers

Honda provides four very informative technical papers for download on their website–of particular interest is their explanation for the over the wing engine mount and unique nose/fuselage design. Flutter Characteristics of an Over-the-Wing Engine Mount Business-Jet Configuration Wave-Drag Characteristics of … Continue reading

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