Airailimages’ Frederick A. Johnsen recently sent a link to a video he worked on. “We received silent video capturing beautiful and ghostly night time-lapse imagery at the huge aircraft …
Video: how to use an iPad on an IFR flight
Taking off into a low overcast is a rush for many instrument pilots, as the ground disappears into the mist and clouds. At that point, you have to trust your training and follow the instruments - not the seat of your pants. But new technology makes this a little bit easier. In this video, you'll ride along in the right seat of a Piper Arrow as the pilot shoots an instrument approach in low IFR conditions.
How Will 3-D Printing Rearrange The Aerospace Spare Parts Business?
Advances in additive manufacturing may change the spare parts business
World's biggest jet engines will be serviced at GE Aviation Wales
The GE9X engine can generate 100,000lbs of thrust and offers 10% better fuel burn than its predecessor
This is What a Massive 500 Gallon Propane Tank Explosion Looks Like
If there's one thing that you want to avoid with anything that's propane powered from your grill to your heater, It would most obviously be a situation that would put the propane tank in danger of building up enough pressure to explode and send shrapnel flying everywhere. While these tanks are fitted with safety...
How to Pack Like a Pilot
Don't you want to know if pilots roll their clothing or flat pack? We did—here are eight packing tips from a pilot to use on your next trip.
What Is A Rock Star Optician
What is a Rock Star Optician Simply put, Rock Star Optician is a path forward for not just the optician, not just opticianry, but the entire eyewear industry. For opticians, it’s a way to move up, to earn more, get more respect, to get off the totem pole of O’s and perhaps most importantly, to love what you do. Eyecare is a nearly $40 billion per year industry. Eyewear sales make up well over half of the optical revenue pie. That’s a valuable…
What is the difference between Ophthalmologist, Optometrist, and Optician?
Learn the important differences between an Ophthalmologist, Optometrist and Optician. We all know that these three specialist deal with eyes, but what are their qualifications, and who do we really need for what?
How Nick Foles ended up wearing custom Oakleys designed by local optician Jim Mulligan
As Nick Foles prepares for his next game, we can thank local optician Jim Mulligan of Bouquet Mulligan DeMaio that he does so with the greatest optical style possible.
Ophthalmologist vs. Optometrist vs. Optician: What’s The Difference?
The 3 major categories of eye professionals include ophthalmologists, optometrists and opticians. Here's an outline to highlight the major differences.
Pilot Flying J makes $100 million in improvements
Major truck stop company adds healthy food choices.
What Does It Mean To Be A Friendly Church?
Being friendly speaks of an attitude that places you and the guest on the same level and that eliminates any bias or conditional acceptance.
Optometrist, Ophthalmologist, & Optician
Does the Optician do eye surgery? Or is it the Optometrist? No that is the Ophthalmologist. Dr. Michael Camp explains the difference between the 3 Os in eyec...
Tom Parks's answer to Is it dangerous if the pilot light goes out on a gas fireplace?
Answered 14h ago · Author has 514 answers and 1.2m answer views No. In fact, the pilot light is part of a safety system that shuts down the gas to the rest of the system. Think of it as a deadbolt on a door Pilot lights work hand-in-hand with a flame detection sensor, either a thermocouple or an electronic sensor. If the sensor does not detect flame, it turns the pilot and the rest of the valve off. The system is very reliable,…
Some Friendly Advice
Soccer Mom has some helpful advice for Coach after the game. NOTE: This is a compilation of actual conversations I've had with parents over the past six years.
Regulations: Pilot Ratings
Getting started with your flight training and curious about the differences between ratings? As per 14 CFR 61.5 , there are seven pilot certificates: student, sport pilot, recreational, private, commercial, airline transport pilot, and flight instructor. This summary comes from Bob Gardner’s The Complete Private Pilot . The definitive compendium of all federal regulations pertaining to pilots in the United States is ASA’s FAR/AIM Student Pilot…
How to Light Your Pilot Light on a Gas Fireplace
View the step by step guide to safely light the pilot light on your Heatilator gas hearth.
How a pilot project in Kenya helps refugees go to university
Just 1% of refugees in the world are able to continue education beyond secondary school.
Eco Friendly Laundry Tips
11 Eco Friendly Laundry Tips- If you are trying to be more green at home, here are some great laundry tips that help you love mother earth.