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“Any landing that you can walk away from is a good landing.”
- Popular Aviation Proverb
Well, your flight instructor might not think so. Learning how to fly an airplane requires an intense program that not only involves actually sitting in the cockpit and manning the flight controls, but also rigorous classroom study.
A truly competent pilot has a comprehensive understanding of the laws of aerodynamics and a working knowledge of the technical mechanics about how aircraft actually flies, and how it behaves under various flight configurations and environmental conditions. It’s Read the rest of this entry »
Everglades Plane Crash
Some managers in companies do not face dire consequences for errors like airline pilots.
Some managers do more subtly put their employees in danger by not developing their own emotional intelligence nor the emotional intelligence of their employees.
December 29, 1972: Eastern Air Lines Flight, 101 crashed into the Florida Everglades.
101 people died.
It was the first crash of a wide-body aircraft.
The deadliest crash in the United States.
Fact: People crash perfectly functioning machines.
The acronym CRM is commonly understood to stand for customer relations management. It has another meaning however in the aviation world, Crew Resource Management. The job of flying a commercial aircraft from one airport to another can be likened to a project; it has a start date (departure), an end date (arrival) and delivers a unique product or service namely the safe transport of the passengers at their destination. CRM became a hot topic and important discipline in the aviation industry after the crash of Eastern Airlines flight 401 in the Florida Everglades in 1972. The television show Mayday Read the rest of this entry »
It is reported that about 75% of the flight crash all around the world is also due to pilot error. Pilots are given better practices to reduce committing mistake, but still it happens.
This is a list article of deadliest pilot errors happened between 2001 and 2010.
10. Helios Airways Flight 522 Crash
On 14 Aug 2005, Helios Airways Flight 522 was flying from Larnaca International Airport to Athens International Airport. This Boeing 737-300 flight was crashed into mountain and burst into flame. The aircraft was carrying 115 Read the rest of this entry »
Sioux City Plane Crash
If you are ready to take flight with an electric RC plane, but you don’t have a large field nearby to fly one, then the 4-channel Float and Land Plane might be the answer for you!
The 4-Channel Float and Land Plane has the ability to take-off and land on both land and sea. This “specially designed” plane comes with landing gear for land, or wheels, and also comes with “floats” for landing on water. So whether you have a field to fly it in, or if you are going to the lake, you Read the rest of this entry »