Back again with 3 more new videos that I stumbled across this week. Britain’s Ultimate Pilots: Inside the RAF This is the first episode in a series that takes a look at some of the flying roles in the RAF. This episode features the Red Arrows, and goes into detail about how each show is […]Read more "Aerospace Videos No. 2"
Sorry it’s a day late! Back in December, Japan launched a cargo ship on the 9th destined for the ISS with supplies, however after supplies were delivered, the ship had another secondary mission. The ship was to use a 700 meter tether in order to try and de-orbit space junk. The craft is called ‘Kounotori’ […]Read more "Japan’s efforts at removing Space Junk"
This week I decided to consolidate some videos that I have stumbled across on YouTube and share with you the most interesting. Who knows, maybe I’ll pick this up again once I find some more! The Rise of Boeing and Airbus in 4 minutes This video is great at untangling the hundreds of years of […]Read more "Aerospace Videos No 1."
Space – Where are we going? President Donald Trump has mentioned “space,” and promised to unlock its “mysteries.” In the atmosphere surrounding a radical change in the Washington power structure, the new commander-in-chief’s brief mention in his inaugural address is significant. It means he, or more likely at this point in the Trump administration, his […]Read more "News Round Up No. 6"
Been a while since a news round up hasn’t it? From now on some of the stories I will be covering will be ‘locked’ content on aviationweek.com , as I recently acquired a subscription. Apologies if you can’t read the article for yourself! Fighter-launched micro drones form swarm The US Defence Department recently released a […]Read more "News Round Up No 5"
This week I decided to address some common myths among the general public about Fighter Jets and debunk the myths to get to the true facts. Myth No.1: Afterburner will get you to top speed and outrun everything Lots of people believe that a fighter jet on full afterburner can fly at their max […]Read more "Debunking Myths about Fighter Jets"
And we’re back! Sorry for the long break, I came down with something during the early weeks of December, then got caught up in all the christmas events, but I’m back now! To complement how much I have failed in keeping this blog updated, I am going to talk about 5 of the worlds worst […]Read more "Hiatus Over! 5 of the Worlds Worst Aircraft"