WP-3D and WC-130 Flying Into The Storm

WP-3D and WC-130 Flying Into The Storm

Hurricane Hunter Aircraft In the Atlantic Ocean, they are called hurricanes. In the Pacific, typhoons. When they are approaching the United States, not everyone is trying to avoid the storm. Some men and women jump into aircraft and fly directly into the...
Video: Fly-By-Wire, How Does It Work?

Video: Fly-By-Wire, How Does It Work?

CABLE AND PULLEY FLIGHT CONTROLS In many traditional aircraft, the link between the pilot’s controls and the aircraft’s flight surfaces is what is referred to as mechanical flight controls. The force applied by the pilot to the yoke, either left or right, front or...