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Watch Video Below The Duotech designed and built digital G-Meter is pulled from stock to fulfill an order. The unit will undergo a basic functional test and room temperature calibration prior to a full range temperature calibration and complete functional test. A...read more
Watch Video Below We grow up dreaming of flying. We watch in wonderment of the little brown bird hopping off the branch of a tree, spreading its wings, and slipping freely into the air. We stand by a river and look up at an eagle soaring above, scanning the water...read more
Watch Video Below Let’s be honest: if you’ve found this article then you’re like us and can’t get enough of the A-10 Thunderbolt II. You’ll see it’s the truth just by following the links to previous articles we’ve produced: Four Factors that Make the A-10 Thunderbolt...read more
As a pilot, you need to stay in communication with other aircraft during your flight. As you pass through a military flight corridor, you may want to contact other friendly fixed-wing or rotary wing aircraft in your area to pass along relevant information. As an...read more
What is a FPGA device? A Gate Array is a pre fabricated semiconductor device, like a silicon chip, that has not been configured to have a particular function during fabrication. The Field-Programmable Gate Array, or FPGA, is an integrated circuit that can be...read more
It’s a crisp, early Sunday morning and a Delta Boeing 777 is lined up on the runway. Final checks are made and the pilots advances the throttles, making the wheels creep forward from a crawl ultimately to take-off speed. The pilot pulls back on the yoke and the big...read more
When a fighter jet moves through the sky in a hostile environment, the pilot needs to know of any possible threats that may be in their zone of operation. To gain the element of surprise, a pilot must be able to spot the other aircraft before they see him. To see the...read more
Watch Video Below We watch videos of pilots performing crazy stunts, surviving near death experiences, and ‘on the edge of your seat’ harrowing landings. In person, you may see these pilots in their fixed-wing fighters screaming across the sky at air shows. Their...read more
When the success of your business depends on having trustworthy suppliers and vendors, you should be very particular when choosing those participants in your supply chain. On a day to day basis, parts come in, components are constructed, and products sold. As you use...read more
Military pilots train constantly to fly fixed-wing and rotary-wing aircraft in all conditions and perform multiple roles while doing so. As the technology continues to advance, more avionics and displays are plugged into a cockpit to help pilots have complete...read more
Man has always had a desire to fly. The drive to leave the ground like a bird and see the earth from a new perspective has motivated men to build flying contraption after flying contraption to find the solution. The first successful flight of a heavier-than-air craft...read more
If you are a United States fighter pilot, you don’t need an introduction to the T-38 Talon. This swept wing supersonic jet is used as the training aircraft that has prepared pilots to operate the F-15, F-16, A-10, F-22 and other fighter aircraft for over 50 years....read more