This episode, I talk about the bomb’s on cargo planes, a crazy Halloween stunt by Avianova Airlines and the B-17 Swamp Ghost. Thank you to all of you that have given me feedback about the show. I’m working on some transitions and other things to make the show better. As always, leave me feedback in […]
Gots to love the sound of those engines. I was trying to figure out the most appropriate music to put this to, and methinks that something like Wagner’s Ride of the Valkyries would still be appropriate. Photo by: Silenus81
I love the props on this plane. I don’t know if they’d look this cool in person. The effect we’re seeing is mostly related to the CCD on the digital camera capturing the frames, but the props still look cool.
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OK, I’d never, ever, ever seen any footage from an air race. Recently, while perusing on youtube I came across some footage from some Red Bull races. I must confess, I’m hooked. I’d love to go to one of these races some day. The next race in the US is scheduled for June 19, 2010 […]
These are some really cool pictures of the new Boeing 747-8F taking off from Paine Field, not landing, as I originally said. Bernardo also let me know that it was, in fact, the first takeoff of RC521, and it landed at Boeing Field a couple hours later, by way of Moses Lake. Here’s a link […]
This is a really neat video showing the building of the Emirates Boeing 777. I love that it gives you a feel for what it takes to build a plane of this size and capacity.
The F-16 is one of my all time favorite planes. It has been the plane of choice for many elite and clandestine missions for air forces around the globe. I won’t get into the whole development story of the plane, but this plane, and it’s relative (by genesis at least) the F-18 are very cool, […]